Overview

In this programme learners will be exposed to the skills needed to build interactive and responsive user experiences on the Web. The programme is intended to deepen knowledge of the key languages that support the Web: HTML5, CSS and JavaScript. The programme provides knowledge and skills required for developing effective websites. It covers basic terminologies, tools, HTML5, Cascading Style Sheet (CSS) and the basics of JavaScript. This programme also explores Client/Server Architecture, and different Server-Side scripting Languages, specifically PHP, MySQL and Node.js to develop database driven web applications. Additionally, learners will be introduced to the Mobile app environment, practices, tools and techniques. Learners will explore the standards and trends of the industry, along with industry standard tools for mobile development.

Requirements

Course Schedule

Total Credits: 70
Critical Reading and Writing
Credits: 4
Modern Language
Credits: 3
You and the Digital World
Credits: 3
Introduction to Digital Media
Credits: 3
Fundamentals of Graphic Design
Credits: 3
Speech Self and Society
Credits: 3
A Survey of Saint Lucian History and Heritage
Credits: 3
Mathematical Reasoning and Logic
Credits: 3
Writing for Popular Culture
Credits: 3
Introduction to Marketing
Credits: 3
Audiovisual Production Techniques and Strategies
Credits: 4
Ethics and Professional Development
Credits: 3
Web Development I - HTML, CSS and Client-side Scripting
Credits: 3
Social media and Web Applications
Credits: 3
Digital Marketing
Credits: 3
Practicum I - Web/Mobile Development
Credits: 1
Elective
Credits: 3
Science Design Thinking
Credits: 3
Data Fundamentals
Credits: 3
Web Development II - Server-side Scripting
Credits: 4
Mobile App Development
Credits: 3
Practicum II - Web/Mobile Development
Credits: 1
Elective
Credits: 3

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