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Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Web Developer
Major: 3084
First Term: 2010 Spring    Final Term: Current
Award: AAS
Total Credits: 64
CIPS Code: 11.0801
Initiating College: Mesa Community College
Program Availability: College-Specific
Occupational Area: Information Technology
Instructional Council: Computer Information System (12)
GPA: 2.00

Detailed Program Information

Description: The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Web Developer is designed to give students a set of skills that would allow them to develop interactive and dynamic websites that access data stored in databases. Completing the program may lead to such positions as web technician, web designer, web programmer, and web developer.

Program Notes:
Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program
+ indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites

Required Courses
 Credits: 27
 BPC/CIS133DAInternet/Web Development Level I3
 BPC/CIS224Project Management Microsoft Project for Windows3
 BPC/CIS117DMMicrosoft Access: Database Management (3) OR 
+CIS276DAMySQL Database (3) OR 
+CIS276DBSQL Server Database (3) OR 
+CIS276DCOracle Database (3)3
+CIS150ABObject-Oriented Programming Fundamentals3
+CIS166AAIntroduction to JavaScript3
+CIS233DAInternet/Web Development Level II3
+CIS234XML Application Development3
+CIS250Management of Information Systems3
+BPC/CIS290ACComputer Information Systems Internship3
Restricted Electives
 Credits: 12
 BPC/CIS120DCFlash: Digital Animation3
 CIS126DLLinux Operating System3
+CIS159Visual Basic Programming I3
+CIS162ADC#: Level I3
+CIS163AAJava Programming: Level I3
+CIS166ABWeb Scripting with Perl/CGI3
+CIS166ACWeb Scripting with Active Server Pages (ASP).NET3
+CIS166ADWeb Scripting with Java Server Pages (JSP)3
+CIS166AEWeb Scripting with PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor (PHP)3
+BPC/CIS217AMAdvanced Microsoft Access: Database Management3
+CIS233DCInternet Web Development Dreamweaver3
+CIS259Visual Basic Programming II3
+CIS262ADC# Level II3
+CIS263AAJava Programming: Level II3
 MST150Microsoft Windows Professional (3) OR 
 MST150XPMicrosoft Windows XP Professional (3)3
General Education Requirements
General Education RequirementCredits: 25-27
General Education CoreCredits: 15-17
First-Year CompositionCredits: 6
 Any approved general education course in the First-Year Composition Area6
Oral CommunicationCredits: 3
 Any approved general education course in the Oral Communication Area3
Critical ReadingCredits: 3
 CRE101College Critical Reading (3) OR 
  Equivalent by assessment3
MathematicsCredits: 3-5
 Any approved general education course in the Mathematics Area3-5
General Education DistributionCredits: 10
Humanities and Fine ArtsCredits: 3
 Any approved general education course in the Humanities and Fine Arts Area3
Social and Behavioral SciencesCredits: 3
 SBU200Society and Business3
Natural SciencesCredits: 4
 Any approved general education course from the Natural Sciences Area4

Program Competencies
1.Describe and explain the development of the Internet and its resources to including basic web page development. (CIS133DA)
2.Explain the processes of software development for Web sites, including client-side script and Common Gateway Interface (CGI) scripting. (CIS166AA)
3.Design, develop, and publish web sites on the Internet using xhtml, css, and multimedia tools. (CIS233DA)
4.Describe the responsibilities of a certified project manager and the eight knowledge areas of project management. (CIS224)
5.Utilize object-oriented program design and logic tools to develop programs. (CIS150AB)
6.Use Java Scripting language on a website. (CIS166AA)
7.Analyze and evaluate the data design, implementation, evaluation, maintenance and management of databases. (BPC/CIS117DM)
8.Report on work experience in business or industry by describing skills used. (BPC/CIS290AC)
9.Apply web skills by installing MySQL, model and creating new databases. (CIS276DA)
10.Manage an install of a SQL Server, model by identifying and implementing processes to manage users, authenticate and store procedures, and develop backup/restore strategies. (CIS276DB)
11.Demonstrate database skills by installing Oracle, modeling and creating new databases, managing users, authentication, and stored procedures, and developing backup/restore strategies. (CIS276DC)
12.Demonstrate the use of Extensible Markup Language (XML) to make documents smarter, simplify Web automation, and to communicate between databases, both within and between corporations. Includes techniques for XML generation, data extraction and sharing, and transformation and managing of XML files. (CIS234)
13.Explain and overview systems analysis and design, in terms of the competitive and strategic uses of information systems. (CIS250)
14.Explain how business enterprises anticipate or react to the needs and/or demands of its customers, employees, stockholders, and government agencies (e.g. OSHA, EPA). (SBU200)

All information 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.