2016-2017 College Catalog 
    
    Dec 13, 2018  
2016-2017 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

E-Commerce Specialist, A.S.


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The E-Commerce Specialist Certificate program prepares the student to apply business functions to the web. All types of business sectors and activities can be web-based, including retail, wholesale, importexport, human resources, customer service, or departments within an organization. Electronic commerce, or e-commerce, is used in public and private business, both profit and non-profit sectors, in corporations, government, small businesses, professional associations, and personal applications as well. This program provides the skills for conducting business on the web, preparing an electronic approach, and managing an e-commerce web presence.

Program Student Learning Outcomes


Students who complete this program will be able to:

  • Demonstrate key skills for employment in the areas of E-commerce.
  • Demonstrate comprehensive, broad range introductory computer competencies targeting a diverse and multicultural workforce.
  • Complete technically current and challenging ongoing education.
  • Apply skills in a broad range of media appropriate for a diverse population of technical students.
  • Use job skills in technical professional business environments through meaningful internships and capstone projects.

Required Courses


Total Units for the Major: 18


Restricted Electives:


  • BUS 135 MARKETING 3 Units
  • CIMW 245 - WEB DEVELOPMENT: PHP & CMS/WORD PRESS E-COMMERCE 3 Units
  • CIMW 220A/B - WEB ANIMATION: FLASH - BEGINNING/ADVANCED 1.5 Units, 1.5 Units
  • CIMW 110B - CREATING WEB PAGES: DREAMWEAVER - ADVANCED  1.5 Units
  • CIMS 200 INFORMATION SECURITY FUNDAMENTALS 3 Units *
  • CIMW 235 - WEB DEVELOPMENT: ADOBE FIREWORKS 1.5 Units

  • CIMA 106 DATABASE - ACCESS 3 Units

  • *Course has a prerequisite, corequisite, limitation, or recommended preparation; see course description.

    ‡Final course to be taken

Associate in Science Degree


Completion of the certificate program and a minimum of 60 units including the general education requirements with an overall GPA of 2.0 qualifies the student for the Associate in 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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