Associate in Applied Science in Web Designer

Web Technology

Degree Information

Academic Plan Code

3085

Credits

64

The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Web Designer is designed to give students a set of skills that could allow them to develop simple websites with static information. Completing the program may lead to such positions as web technician and web designer assistant or to serve as a departmental or personal web publisher.

Course Sequence by Term

The following is a suggested course sequence by term for the pathway.  Students should keep in mind the items below that affect their success in completing the pathway as listed:

  • The course sequence is laid out by suggested term.  It is understood that students may enter the program at different times of the year.
  • Academic achievement is related to initial course placement determined by course placement tests, completion of 100-200 level course pre-/corequisites,  any courses below 100 level, and program prerequisites.
  • Students should meet with an academic advisor, or program director, or counselor who can assist in assessing student needs that may affect course enrollment.  Appropriate resources can be discussed and agreed to in order to address student needs and support successful course completion.

Program Area Key:

  • Critical Rdg = Critical Reading
  • FYC = First Year Composition
  • HUM = Humanities and Fine Arts
  • Mathematics = Mathematics
  • NS = Natural Science
  • Oral Comm = Oral Communication
  • PP = Program Prerequisite
  • SB = Social & Behavioral Sciences
  • RC = Required Courses
  • RE = Restricted Electives

Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program.

Term 1

Program
Area
Course
Number
Course Name Prerequisites Notes Credits
15
RC CIS120DC Adobe Flash Level I: Digital Animation 3
RC CIS120DF Adobe Photoshop Level I: Digital Imaging 3
RC CIS133DA Internet/Web Development Level I 3
FYC First-Year Composition Any approved General Education course in the First-Year Composition area. 3
Oral Comm Oral Communications Any approved General Education course in the Oral Communications area. 3

Term 2

Program
Area
Course
Number
Course Name Prerequisites Notes Credits
15
RC CIS166AA Introduction to Javascripting 3
RC CIS220DC Flash: Advanced Animation and ActionScript 3
RC CIS233DA Internet/Web Development Level II 3
Critical Rdg CRE101 College Critical Reading 3
FYC First-Year Composition Any approved General Education course in the First-Year Composition area. 3

Term 3

Program
Area
Course
Number
Course Name Prerequisites Notes Credits
15
RC CIS233DC Internet Web Development: Dreamweaver 3
RC CIS234 XML Application Development 3
RC CIS235 E-Commerce 3
Math Mathematics Any approved General Education course in the Mathematics area. 3
SB SBU200 Society and Business 3

Term 4

Program
Area
Course
Number
Course Name Prerequisites Notes Credits
19
RC CIS243 Internet/Web Development Level III 3
RC CIS290AC or
CIS298AC
Computer Information Systems Internship or
Special Projects
3
HUM Humanities & Fine Arts Any approved General Education course in the Humanities & Fine Arts area. 3
NS Natural Sciences Any approved General Education course in the Natural Sciences area. 4
RE Restricted Electives 6

Program Electives

Select from the following courses to meet the Restricted Electives requirement.

Program
Area
Course
Number
Course Name Prerequisites Notes Credits
RE CIS120DB Computer Graphics: Adobe Illustrator 3
RE CIS120DK Introduction to Digital Video Editing 3
RE MTC120 Introduction to Sound Design for Film and Video 3
RE TCM120 Introduction to Sound Design for Film and Video 3
RE CIS120DL Digital Video Compositing: After Effects 3
RE CIS166AB Web Scripting with Perl/CGI 3
RE CIS166AE Web Scripting with PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor (PHP) 3
RE CIS291 Business Video Projects 3
RE CIS220DK Advanced Digital Video Production: Premiere 3
RE CIS224 Project Management Microsoft Project for Windows 3

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Disclaimer

All information is administered by the Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation at Maricopa County Community College District and published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.

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