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Web Development: Website Assistant

2016-17

Career Pathway Certificate
Major Code: 110101C
Courses for this Certificate

About the Program

The Website Assistant two-term Career Pathways certificate is intended to provide the foundations of website development. It will be aimed at employees seeking additional job training and those who want to learn more about Web development. All courses included in this pathway will lead to the one-year certificate and two-year AAS degree. Students completing this program will be able to fill entry-level jobs as Web assistant, Web editor or similar entry-level positions.

The U.S. Department of Education requires disclosure of specific information about career and technical certificate programs to prospective students. Data includes Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) codes, graduation rates, tuition and fees, typical costs for books and supplies, job placement rates for students completing the programs, and median loan debt incurred by students completing the programs. For more information visit www.roguecc.edu/GainfulEmployment.

The curriculum in RCC courses is derived from a set of identified learning outcomes that are relevant to the discipline. For a list of learning outcomes for this discipline or program, see www.roguecc.edu/Programs/LearningOutcomes.


Entry Requirements

Students are required to take the college placement test to determine skill level and readiness in math, reading, and writing. As part of their training program, students must begin with the courses within their skill levels as determined by placement test scores. Students entering the program must successfully complete any prerequisites listed. In addition, students may also be required to enroll in classes that would increase their employability and success.


Advanced Standing

Coursework from accredited colleges and universities will be accepted in accordance with college policies and the Computer Science Department chair’s approval. In order to ensure that coursework is current, program courses over 10 years old must be reviewed and approved by the appropriate department chair before being accepted toward core requirements. Each College Now credit student must meet with the Computer Science Department chair to determine placement.

Credits earned in the successful completion of Career Pathways certificates can be applied to other certificates and degrees in the Career Pathway. For more information, speak to a program advisor and review the roadmap at www.roguecc.edu/Programs/CareerPathways.


Completion Requirements

To graduate, students must complete all courses in this program with a grade of “C” or better. Certain prerequisite courses are graded on a pass/no pass basis only. A grade of “P” for these courses indicates a student earned the equivalent of a “C” or better grade.

Prerequisites

Course No.
Course Title
Credits
CS120 Concepts in Computing I or documented computer proficiency
Note: Successful completion of CS120 or otherwise meeting the proficiency requirement within the last 10 years fulfills this requirement.
0-4
MTH65 Fundamentals of Algebra II or higher level math or designated placement test score 0-4
WR115 Introduction to Expository Writing or BT113 Business English I or designated placement test score 0-4
  Total Prerequisite Credits 0-12

Required Technical Courses

Course No.
Course Title
Credits
CS133js JavaScript I 4
CS195 Web Authoring I (HTML/CSS) 4
CS196 Web Authoring II (HTML/CSS) 4
CS235 Word Press/Content Management Systems (CMS) 3
CS235w Website Design I 4
  TOTAL PROGRAM CREDITS 19

For more information contact the Computer Science Department:

Grants Pass: 541-956-7213
Medford: 541-245-7527
Toll free in Oregon: 800-411-6508, Ext. 7213 or Ext. 7527
email: rwccomputerscience@roguecc.edu or rvccomputerscience@roguecc.edu
TTY: Oregon Telecom Relay Service, 711
Web address:  www.roguecc.edu/computerscience