About The Major

Web Design and Development fuses together the design, development, and delivery of rich media content through the medium of the Internet to handheld mobile devices as well as desktop computers.

Web Design & Development

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Web Design & Development

Prepares students for Web Design related work. The program will assist students in learning industry standards in the field of Web Technologies. They will receive a cross-discipline education foundation of design and development. Students can choose Interaction & Design emphasis that will help them create websites, digital interfaces, and digital publications. Or they can choose Web & App development emphasis and develop websites, digital interfaces, and apps.

 

Program Information

AAS Degree Advising Sheet

AAS Degree Flow Chart

AAS Program Learning Outcomes

  • Use critical thinking skills to solve industry-related problems on real world projects and collaborate with industry partners and other students.
  • Demonstrate appropriate professional level verbal and written communication skills within their emphasis.
  • Demonstrate a high level of proficiency in using industry standard digital hardware and software within their specific emphasis on student and real world projects.
  • Specific skill-sets will include, but are not limited to: implementation of all features and aspects of a digital output platform, code in standard scripting languages called for by the various output formats and platforms of industry, design digital products for purposes of robust content, clarity, and aesthetics in the real world, and use all tools and techniques taught in this program in a commercial environment, including successful distribution and promotion of output.
  • Work on community partnered and service learning projects that benefit the local community.
  • Demonstrate junior level proficiency in current web development technologies as identified by an industry-populated advisory board.

AAS Catalog Information

 

Interaction Design Portfolio Requirements

BS Degree Interaction Design Advising Sheet

BS Degree Interaction Design Flow Chart

BS Degree Interaction Design Program Learning Outcomes

  • Use critical thinking skills to solve industry-related problems on real world projects and collaborate with industry partners and other students.
  • Demonstrate appropriate professional level verbal and written communication skills within their emphasis.
  • Demonstrate a high level of proficiency in using industry standard digital hardware and software within their specific emphasis on student and real world projects.
  • Specific skill-sets will include, but are not limited to: implementation of all features and aspects of a digital output platform, code in standard scripting languages called for by the various output formats and platforms of industry, design digital products for purposes of robust content, clarity, and aesthetics in the real world, and use all tools and techniques taught in this program in a commercial environment, including successful distribution and promotion of output.
  • Work on community partnered and service learning projects that benefit the local community.
  • Demonstrate junior level proficiency in current web development technologies as identified by an industry-populated advisory board.

Interaction Design BS Program Learning Outcomes

BS Degree Interaction Design Catalog Information

 

Web & App Development BS Degree Portfolio Requirements

BS Degree Web & App Development Advising Sheet

BS Degree Web & App Development Flow Chart

BS Degree Web & App Development Program Learning Outcomes

  • Use critical thinking skills to solve industry-related problems on real world projects and collaborate with industry partners and other students.
  • Demonstrate appropriate professional level verbal and written communication skills within their emphasis.
  • Demonstrate a high level of proficiency in using industry standard digital hardware and software within their specific emphasis on student and real world projects.
  • Specific skill-sets will include, but are not limited to: implementation of all features and aspects of a digital output platform, code in standard scripting languages called for by the various output formats and platforms of industry, design digital products for purposes of robust content, clarity, and aesthetics in the real world, and use all tools and techniques taught in this program in a commercial environment, including successful distribution and promotion of output.
  • Work on community partnered and service learning projects that benefit the local community.
  • Demonstrate junior level proficiency in current web development technologies as identified by an industry-populated advisory board.

Web & App BS Program Learning Outcomes

BS Degree Web & App Development Catalog Information

 

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To enter the Interaction and Design (UX/Digital Product Design) or the Web and App Development concentration within the Web Design and Development Degree the successfully needs to pass the Portfolio Review.

Interaction Design Portfolio Review

Web & App Development Portfolio Review

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You can call 801-863-8648 and the admin can schedule a time for you to meet or talk with an advisor over the phone. The academic advisor office is located in CS 635.

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