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Whether you are or seek to become a web manager or a website developer, you need specialized knowledge and skills to succeed. Our website courses provide the training and expertise you need to move ahead in website management or development.

Whether you seek to design websites or manage website content, you’ll find a course or certificate program that meets your needs.

Course and Registration Information

Select the title below for course schedules and online registration.

Advanced Web Design
Course Offerings (1)
August 7, 2017 through September 1, 2017
Instructor: LERN Instructor
CRN: LRN317.86
Fee: $245
Online. Offered through our partnership with LERN.
Description
Acquire advanced techniques in web design. Upon completion of this course, you will have a thorough knowledge of web design and development. Topics include the responsive design process, advanced layout and design features using the Bootstrap framework, exploration of CMS frameworks and industry standard technologies and frameworks.

Creating Web Pages
Course Offerings (1)
Instructor: Alan Simpson
CRN: ED2GO316.07
Fee: $95
Online. Offered in partnership with ed2go. Eligible for faculty/staff tuition remission.
Description
Create and post your very own Web site on the Internet using HTML in this extensive, hands-on, six week workshop. First, you'll learn about the capabilities of the World Wide Web and the fundamentals of web design. Then, with your instructor's patient guidance, you'll plan the content, structure and layout of your Web site, create pages full of neatly formatted text, build links between the pages and to the outside world, and add color, backgrounds, graphics, and tables

Intermediate Web Design
Course Offerings (1)
July 3, 2017 through July 28, 2017
Instructor: LERN Instructor
CRN: LRN317.85
Fee: $245
Online. Offered through our partnership with LERN.
Description
Anyone wanting to find out how to create effective and dynamic websites/applications will want to take this course. You may be a webmaster or a graphic designer already creating static websites wishing to take your skills to the next level. You will acquire the fundamentals of the most popular Web 2.0 technologies. You will take away a functioning web application hosted on a web server that is both accessible and Search Engine Optimized.

Introduction to Building a Website
Course Offerings (1)
Saturday, August 5, 2017; 
9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Instructor: Piper Henriques
CRN: TEC317.18
Fee: $225
Description
Join us for an introduction to ways you can build you website: professionally and affordably! We introduce you to various programs to build your site, for new beginners to pros. We cover tips for designing it, how to drive traffic to your site, how to read analytics and the nuts and bolts of creating and/or improving an existing site to help get you started.

LERN Certificate in Web Design
Course Offerings (1)
June 5, 2017 through September 1, 2017
Instructor: LERN Instructor
CRN: LRN317.21C
Fee: $595
Online. Offered through our partnership with LERN.
Description
Online users say a website's design is the number one criteria for deciding whether a company is credible or not, according to recent research. Understanding what it takes to produce effective web design is essential in today's market of highly saturated digital competition. First discover the basics of web design using HTML and CSS. The No prior knowledge of HTML or web design is required. After the first course, you will have the info you need to plan and design effective web pages. Then find out how to create effective and dynamic websites/applications. Take away a functioning web application hosted on a web server that is both accessible and Search Engine Optimized. Finally, learn about responsive design process, advanced layout and design features using the Bootstrap framework. Plus explore CMS frameworks and industry standard technologies and frameworks. Certificate consists of three one-month courses: Web Design, Intermediate Web Design, and Advanced Web Design.

Microsoft Web Developer
Course Offerings (1)
Instructor: Sean Holmes
CRN: ED2GO214.314
Fee: $1,995
Online. Offered in partnership with ed2go. Eligible for faculty/staff tuition remission.
Description
Gain the Web development skills that can put you ahead of your competition! In today's highly competitive workplace, Microsoft Web Developer certification will show employers that you have the skills they're seeking. Learn how to develop Web pages using .NET Framework 3.5. When you've completed the program, you'll have the foundational knowledge you need to take the Microsoft 70-536 and 70-562 exams and earn a certification as a Microsoft Web Developer. Skills you'll master in this program include installing and using Visual Studio 2008, using web developer express, and debugging code. You'll also explore HTML concepts, elements and tags, attributes, hyperlinks and anchors, image management, XML, CSS, .NET programming, ASP.NET, JQuery, AJAX, ASP .NET Web Applications, and .NET Framework 3.5.

Responsive Web Design
Course Offerings (1)
Instructor: David Karlins
CRN: ED2GO316.09
Fee: $95
Online. Offered in partnership with ed2go. Eligible for faculty/staff tuition remission.
Description
In this course, you'll learn to identify and address every aspect of responsive Web design: from scaling elements and adjusting page layout, to adapting color schemes and implementing accessible forms. You'll master how to use HTML5 linked to media queries in CSS3 to adapt content to fit your user's viewport, and see how jQuery Mobile can help you to mobile sites.

Search Engine Marketing
Course Offerings (1)
Instructor: ed2go Instructor
CRN: ED2GO216.213
Fee: $1,895
Online. Offered in partnership with ed2go. Eligible for faculty/staff tuition remission.
Description
All courses in the Search Engine Marketing Program are tutor-supervised with a tutor assigned to guide students through the lesson material and review their assignments. The program has been designed specifically to prepare students for immediate employment in the search industry. Employers and supervisors can verify a student¿s level of proficiency via their Certification Status page. Job candidates who are certified in search engine marketing may well have an edge over their fellow applicants. This program will walk students through the step-by-step process of setting up new Google AdWords and Bing Ads advertising accounts and assist them in structuring their campaigns to achieve their maximum conversion potential across the Google, Yahoo, and Bing networks. This program will provide students with $75 Google AdWords advertising credit and $100 Bing Ads advertising credit. The credit will help students launch search marketing campaigns for their websites and / or companies. The ability to work on a live advertising campaign will enhance each student's experience and provide a useful testing ground for growing a business.

Search Engine Optimization
Course Offerings (1)
Instructor: ed2go Instructor
CRN: ED2GO216.214
Fee: $1,495
Online. Offered in partnership with ed2go. Eligible for faculty/staff tuition remission.
Description
All courses in the Search Engine Optimization Program are tutor-supervised with a tutor assigned to guide students through the lesson material and review their assignments. The program has been designed specifically to prepare students for immediate employment in the search industry. Employers and supervisors can verify a student¿s level of proficiency via their Certification Status page. Job candidates who are certified in search engine marketing may well have an edge over their fellow applicants. This program will provide students with $75 Google AdWords advertising credit and $100 Bing Ads advertising credit. The credit will help students launch search marketing campaigns for their websites and / or companies. The ability to work on a live advertising campaign will enhance each student's experience and provide a useful testing ground for growing a business.

Web Design Professional
Course Offerings (1)
Instructor: ed2go Instructors
CRN: ED2GO314.517
Fee: $2,995
Online. Offered in partnership with ed2go. Eligible for faculty/staff tuition remission.
Description
Are you a creative person? Do you envision an idea and then wish you could bring it to life? Web design may be the perfect field for you. Every good business needs to present the best image to an audience. In the fast-paced world of web design, you can help companies and organizations present their best images using a mix of modern technology and the proper design principles. Using these tools, you may be the one to convey your client¿s or employer¿s message to the public. In this course, you will learn the technology, philosophy, and proper rules to bring web creativity to life. You will also gain practical skills in the art of planning and managing the development of a web project.

Web Design Value Suite
Course Offerings (1)
Instructor: Alan Simpson
CRN: ED2GO316.08
Fee: $261
Online. Offered in partnership with ed2go. Eligible for faculty/staff tuition remission.
Description
Suite includes Creating Web Pages, Intro to CSS3 and HTML5, and Intro to Javascript. Take your existing HTML skills to the next level and start building sites like the pros. If you want to survive and excel in the fast-paced world of web publishing, you're going to need to keep up with ever-evolving standards. Then add more power to your programming with JavaScript. This programming language lets you add interactivity to your pages by creating features such as buttons, picture carousels, and collapsible panels to your web pages.

Webmaster
Course Offerings (1)
Instructors: Matt Scofield Randy Rolen
CRN: ED2GO214.308
Fee: $1,995
Online. Offered in partnership with ed2go. Eligible for faculty/staff tuition remission.
Description
Webmasters design, develop and maintain web sites for companies, institutions and organizations. As a Webmaster, you might be called upon to work in a group developing interactive e-commerce or e-business sites. You could be in control of an auction site, a discussion group, an online newsletter, a physician's appointment page, an organization's membership site, or you could be developing a marketing presence for a new product. Webmasters are often the first to test new and state-of-the-art equipment as well as the latest software. They're allowed to indulge in artistic and professional freedoms rarely seen in any other industry - and can often work from home or use flextime. This Webmaster Online Training Program starts with Web page development and introduces new concepts by involving you in active Web page implementation.

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