The requirements for this program of study are effective beginning the semester shown above. If you began working on this program before the effective semester, you may not be affected by the changes. Consult with the program contact person or the department chair to determine your eligibility to complete the program under previous requirements.
Web Fundamentals certification is based on a thorough knowledge and practical experience working on websites. Web developers are responsible for creating the majority of webpages that make up a website. The Web Developer is responsible for assembling and organizing site content, making the pages, loading them onto the web, and testing them on various browsers and hardware configurations. Depending on the project, a Web Developer may also be asked to edit the written content and make minor modifications to images.
A successful Web Developer exhibits a strong work ethic, perfectionists standards, patience, and strong people skills, and shows an attention to detail.
More information about Computer Studies programs can be found at the Computer Studies Web site.
Program Student Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this certificate, the student will be able to:
Recommended Sequence of Courses
- Develop a competency in specific web development skills in the area of coding, validation and user interface;
- apply the skills of effective communication, time management, problem solving, and client management as they plan and produce a web site; and
- evaluate the numerous tools available to create a web site and select the appropriate tools for the specific situation.
Students interested in a suggested order for taking classes in this program, please view the recommended course sequence
It is important that students who are completing an Associate Degree and desire to transfer to a four-year institution meet with a counselor to plan their lower division coursework. While many majors at SRJC are intended to align with lower division major preparation required by California public universities, specific lower-division major requirements vary among individual campuses. See a counselor, visit the Transfer Center, and check Guides For Transfer in Specific Majors, and ASSIST to review transfer preparation guides for specific schools and majors.