Web Systems

The mission of the Web Systems program of study is to prepare students for employment as a web professional by educating them in the skills and knowledge needed to maintain corporate intranet, extranet, internet, and mobile web sites and applications.

Accreditation:

Accredited by Webprofessionals.org as a Web Professional Academy

Degree

Associate in Applied Science (Career Program)
Total Credit Hours: 67

Program Requirements

Select a course number below to see a course description.

Required General Education Courses

Course Name Credit Hours
ENGL 110
or
COMPOSITION I 
or
3
ENGL 125
or
BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS 
or
3
ENGL 201 TECHNICAL COMMUNICATIONS  3
COMMUNICATION * 3
SOCIAL SCIENCE * 3
MATHEMATICS/LABORATORY SCIENCE  * 3 to 4
BUS 120 BUSINESS MATHEMATICS  3
HUMANITIES * 3

Required Program Courses

Course Name Credit Hours
CMWEB 110 Beginning Web Development with HTML and CSS  4
CMWEB 120 Intermediate Web Development with HTML and CSS  4
CMWEB 130 Web Content Management Systems and Analytics  4
CMWEB 135 BUSINESS USE OF SOCIAL MEDIA  4
CMWEB 140 ELECTRONIC COMMERCE  4
CMWEB 150 WEB ACCESSIBILITY AND USABILITY  4
CMWEB 160 Introduction to Scripting for the Web  4
CMWEB 200 JAVASCRIPT FOR WEB DEVELOPERS  4
CMWEB 220 Advanced Web Site Development with HTML and CSS  4
CMWEB 241 PHP  4
CMWEB 270 WEB SERVER AND WEB APPLICATION SECURITY  4
CMWEB 280 WEB DEVELOPMENT FOR MOBILE DEVICES  4
CMWEB298
or
Web Developer Associate Certification Capstone **
or
1
CMWEB299 Web Developer Project Capstone ** 1

* See specific requirements for Associate in Applied Science Degree.
** For the capstone course, the student has a choice between CMWEB 298 and CMWEB 299. If the student wishes to take the Web Professionals Web Developer Associate Exam, an industry recognized certification, they should sign up for CMWEB 298. If the student does not wish to take the certification exam, they should sign up for CMWEB 299, in which they complete a comprehensive project that reviews and demonstrates competency in the most important concepts covered in the classes in the program.

Students enrolled in the Associate in Applied Science degree program must meet with their assigned academic advisor to plan a specific course schedule meeting Illinois Central College and personal requirements.

 

This degree program is offered online.  Please contact the Virtual Campus Office for more information.  (309) 694-8888 or www.icc.edu/VirtualCampus.

Recommended Course Sequence

Semester Courses
Fall Semester 1CMWEB110, CMWEB130, CMWEB150, CMWEB160
Spring Semester 1CMWEB120, CMWEB140, CMWEB200, CMWEB270
Summer SemesterEnglish, Mathematics/Laboratory Science
Fall Semester 2CMWEB135, CMWEB220, CMWEB241, CMWEB280
Spring Semester 2Social Science, BUS120, Humanities, Communication, CMWEB298 or CMWEB299

Program Contact Information

Business, Hospitality, and Information Systems Department
Technology Center
Room 205
(309) 694-5558

Illinois Career Cluster

Information Technology

Career Pathway:
Network Systems