Web Development and Design is one of the most dynamic and challenging careers available to anyone interested in the intersection of art, communication, and technology. Opportunities for web designers, developers, and UI/UX professionals exist in a wide variety of settings including design firms, advertising agencies, marketing departments, educational and government agencies, and as independent freelancers.
The Web Development and Design Certificate trains students in the skills necessary to gain employment in the dynamic field of web, UI/UX, and interactive media content design, development, and delivery. Students gain skills in all phases of website design, including site planning and information architecture, user experience design (UX), user interface (UI) and graphic design, content management, web programming and production, animation and motion graphics, audio and video integration, and designing for interactivity. Students who complete this certificate will understand the most important principles and practices of web design and development, learn current computer software applications, as well as gain a solid foundation in project planning, design, management, communication and teamwork.
Employment opportunities include web designer, web developer, web producer, front end developer, interaction designer, interactive developer, UI designer, UX designer, UX engineer, production assistant, information architect, mobile content designer, creative director, and project manager.
Total Required: 30 units