Web Design

Web Design

Create Incredible Websites

Web Design is a certificate option within the Web Technologies Associate of Applied Science degree at Kirkwood. Students will learn web design principles, fundamentals of web programming, digital layout strategies, and more.

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Program Details

The Web Design certificate requires 18 credit hours. The course work includes:

Term 1

  • GRA-131: Digital Layout (3)
  • CIS-207: Fundamentals of Web Programming* (3)
  • MKT-110: Principles of Marketing (3)

Term 2

  • BCA-290: Web Design Principles (3)
  • CIS-290: Web Content and E-Commerce Systems (3)
  • CIS-249: Web Languages OR GRA-152: Web Design II (3)

*Grade requirement C- or higher.

Read more about Web Technologies.

If you are pursuing a career in Web Technologies and concentrating on Web Design, there are many potential career options. Some include:

  • Digital developer
  • Web editor
  • eBusiness Web designer
  • Web graphics designer
  • Information technology designer
  • Web marketing specialist
  • Interactive marketer
  • Website content manager
  • Multimedia/Web specialist
  • Web software developer
  • Web application developer
  • Web systems manager

In order to earn a certificate through Kirkwood, you must apply through the corresponding two-year program. In this case, it is Web Technologies. Once you are accepted, you can indicate the certificate or diploma of your choice. Apply now.

Participants in certificate programs are not eligible for federal student financial aid, or Kirkwood scholarships due to the short length of the program. Only students enrolled in diploma or two-year degree programs are eligible for financial aid. 



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