The Web Design & Interactive Communications Diploma program teaches students more advanced skills than those taught in the Web Design & Development Diploma program and is expected to serve students who already have some technical experience. The Web Design & Interactive Communications diploma program teaches students how to create the look, feel and functionality of World Wide Web pages for client Web sites with a specific emphasis on professional standards and practical deployment. This course of study extends foundational principles in visual communications and interactive media as related to dynamic delivery through multiple channels including mobile technologies. Students will develop abilities in advanced scripting languages, usability principles, project management, and information architecture in a team-oriented environment that prepares them for the professional world utilizing current web technologies on assignments that will enhance their personal portfolio.
The mission of the Web Design & Interactive Communications diploma program is to prepare students for employment as trained professionals who can effectively design, develop and deploy web sites and mobile device applications. The program is intended as an advanced diploma for students who have some experience designing, developing, maintaining, or assuring quality of web sites.
Entry-Level Career Opportunities
Graduates are prepared for entry-level positions in the fast-paced, high-tech interactive communications field which includes publishing, education, entertainment, medical, marketing and corporate communications.