• Web Design & Development

    Associate of Applied Science Degree

    Program code: AAS.WEBDESIGNDEV

    The Web Design & Development program prepares students for technical positions related to web programming and design. This multidisciplinary program incorporates classes from computer science, art, English, and business. Course work includes computer graphics and design, web development with a focus on current industry standards, web server administration, data-driven web programming, multimedia and animation, and technical writing. Cooperative Work Experience (CWE) is supervised real-world employment that supplements the academic classroom environment.


    Prerequisites for first term classes include completing course work for CS-120 Survey of Computing, WR-095 Paragraph to Essay, and MTH-060 Algebra I or placement in BA-131 Introduction to Business Computing, WR-121 English Composition and MTH-065 Algebra II. This is an open program. Students may take any class in the program for which they have completed the prerequisite.


    Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:

    • demonstrate all the program learning outcomes of the Web Design Certificate,
    • create sophisticated custom logos, graphics, and animations for a wide variety of client applications,
    • describe the significance of relational databases to web development and apply these database concepts along with server-side scripting technologies towards the creation of data-driven web applications,
    • interview and communicate with clients to create web applications that match client vision, personality, and needs,
    • describe and complete the steps to begin a consulting business, including initial market research, marketing plans, and budgeting;
    • exhibit good teamwork skills and serve as effective members of project teams.


    Career opportunities may include web designer/consultant, webmaster, web programmer, web systems specialist, and graphic designer.

    For information contact Debra Carino, 503-594-3170 or dcarino@clackamas.edu


    FALL TERM Credits

    ART-225 Computer Graphics I 3

    CS-125H HTML & Web Site Design 3

    CS-140 Introduction to Operating Systems 4

    CS-150 Computer Technician Orientation 3

    WINTER TERM Credits

    CS-133S Introduction to JavaScript & Server Side Scripting 3

    CS-179 Networking I

    or CS-275 Database Design 3

    CS-181 CMS Web Development 3

    CS-195 Flash Web Development 3

    SPRING TERM Credits

    CS-135I Advanced Web Design with Dreamweaver 3

    CS-240L Linux Administration 4

    CS-234J jQuery Web Development 3

    CS-234P PHP/MySQL Web Development 3

    SUMMER TERM Credits

    CS-280 Computer Science/CWE 3

    MTH-065 Algebra II or higher level of math 4

    WR-121 English Composition 4

    — — Human Relations requirement (see page 82 of


    FALL TERM Credits

    ART-226 Computer Graphics II 3

    CS-135DB Microsoft Access 3

    CS-280 Computer Science/CWE 3

    WR-122 English Composition 4

    WINTER TERM Credits

    CS-240W Windows Desktop Administration 3

    CS-179 Networking I

    or CS-275 Database Design 3

    CS-280 Computer Science/CWE 3

    WR-227 Technical Report Writing 4

    — — PE/Health/Safety/First Aid requirement (see page 82 of

    SPRING TERM Credits

    ART-221 2D Animation: Design/Techniques 3

    ART-227 Computer Graphics III 3

    BA-103 Business Strategies for Computer Consultants 3

    CS-289 Web Server Administration 4

    CS-297W Website Capstone 3

    Credits required for degree 95-96

    Information from the 2016-2017 catalog.

  • Contact our Computer Science Department

    Oregon City - 19600 Molalla Avenue, Oregon City, Oregon 97045

    Email us: marys@clackamas.edu

    Call us: 503-594-3071