2021-2022 Catalog 
    Oct 18, 2021  
2021-2022 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Web Designer Associate of Science

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This degree prepares the student to develop a web presence for businesses, organizations, and individuals in communication, marketing, and data management through the development of a website. Students will learn how to reach an audience and communicate ideas. The program includes basic and advanced software skills, developing a mission, goals, and the promotion and maintenance of a website. The Web Designer degree provides the student with skills to gain employment as an entry level Web Designer.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

Students who complete this program will be able to:

  • Demonstrate key skills for employment as a Web Designer. 
  • Demonstrate comprehensive, broad range introductory computer competencies targeting a diverse and multicultural workforce.
  • Describe components of a web page.  


Course ID Title Units
CIMW 134   Web Digital Media- Photoshop and Intro to Video Editing 3
CIMW 100A  * Web Site Development - HTML-Beginning 1.5
CIMW 115   Intro Creating Web Pages Dreamweaver and WordPress 3
CIMW 140   CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) & RWD (Responsive Web Design) 3
CIMW 160   Web Development - JavaScript, Frameworks, JQuery and AJAX 3
CIMW 280  ǂ Web Design - Capstone Portfolio Project 1.5
  Select from Restricted Electives 6-8



RESTRICTED ELECTIVES: Select 6-8 Units from the following courses:  
CIMP 5   Business Programming I - Visual Basic 3
CIMP 7A   Business Programming - JAVA–Beginning 3
CIMP 7B  * Business Programming - JAVA–Advanced 3
CIMP 8A   Programming with Python 3
CIMP 115   Business Programming–C# 3.5
CIMW 100B  * Web Site Development - HTML–Advanced 1.5
CIMW 105   Web Development and DB - Intro SQL and MySQL 3
CIMW 145   Web Development - PHP, CMS and WordPress and E-Commerce 3
CIMW 207   Social Media & Web Fundamentals 1.5
CIMW 241   Introduction to Content Management Systems (CMS) - WordPress 3
CIMW 250   Microsoft ASP.NET–Beginning 3.5
*Course has a prerequisite, corequisite, limitation, or recommended preparation; see course description.  
ǂFinal course to be taken  


Associate of Science Degree

Complete a minimum of 60 units including the total number of units described above and the General Education requirements with an overall GPA of 2.0 to qualify for the Associate of Science degree. A minimum of 12 units must be completed at Saddleback College.

General Education Requirements for Associate Degrees

Refer to the Graduation Requirements or to the CSU-GE and IGETC patterns in this catalog for specific courses which meet general education requirements. Refer to ASSIST.org and to the transfer institution’s catalog for transfer requirements.

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