Oct 19, 2021  
2017-2018 Catalog 
2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Back End Website Development

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Program Description

These classes form the foundation for understanding server side scripting, and developing dynamic websites based on the backend development. Students will gain a solid foundation in back end programming and database design and development. The program places a great deal of emphasis on real life projects.

Learning Outcomes

  • Analyze project requirements and gather information necessary to thoroughly understand project scope and specifications.
  • Communicate effectively with both technical and nontechnical stakeholders, both in speech and written documents.
  • Manage a complex project from start to finish, both individually and in teams.
  • Determine and apply appropriate technologies and tools to a complex problem.
  • Design, build and maintain a scalable and minimally redundant database.
  • Design, create and maintain an aesthetically pleasing and easily navigable Web front-end.
  • Design, write and maintain client- and server-side program codes to implement appropriate functionality and security to Web applications.
  • Document all work accurately and thoroughly.
  • Gain a foundation in general education (speech, writing, humanities and social science) for transfer to a four-year university.


Important Notes

  • This information does not substitute for meeting with a faculty adviser.
  • Students must achieve a minimum 2.0 GPA in each core course to attain an AAS degree.
  • Certificate programs emphasize preparation in specific job skills required for entry-level employment.
  • Not all classes are offered every quarter or at night.

Total Prerequisites: 5 Credits

Total Professional-Technical Courses: 26 credits

Total Program Credits: 31 Credits

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