Do you ever wonder how websites like Amazon know what books you're looking for or how Netflix seems to know what movies you might like? The wizard behind the curtain is known as the Web programmer. Web programmers are responsible for making interactive portions of a website. This may include creating a shopping cart application, building a database, or creating and processing feedback forms. At SRJC we train you to be a master of the back-end universe.
In addition to the skills developed with the Web Fundamentals core courses, upon completion of this certificate program, students will also be able to:
- Demonstrate a competency in Web development in the areas of coding, validation, user interface, and programming using PHP.
- Use basic database theory to design a relational SQL database, SQL tables, and create complex queries.
- Execute basic UNIX commands, including those necessary for file and directory navigation, manipulation, and permissions.
- Apply the skills of effective communication, time management, problem solving, and client management, to produce a data driven website.
E-mail the certificate coordinator for further information.
|Web Programmer Certification Coursework|
|Course #||Course Name||Units||Delivery|
|first semester course of study||9.0-10.0||Classroom||Online|
||Web Development 1||3.0||X
|CS 57.11||Introduction to Social Media||3.0||X|
|CS 10 or other programming course
|second semester course of study||9.0|
|CS 50B||Web Development 2||3.0||X||X|
|CS 81.21||Introduction to UNIX||3.0||X||X|
|third semester course of study||13.0|
|CS 50C||Web Development 3||3.0||X||X|
|CS 55.13||PHP Programming||3.0||X||X|
|CS 81.62||Relational Database Concepts and Structured Query Language||3.0||X|
|CS 50.32||Web/Interactive Media Projects||4.0||X||X|
For older course numbers, see the What's New page.