Graphic Design - Level 2 - Web Design (Certificate T0686)

Arts Division
Certificate T0686

This multi-level certificate program is designed to prepare students for careers in the Graphic Design field of Communication Art. In this Level 2 - Web Design emphasis, students are given the creative, design, and technology skills necessary to design and develop successful websites and apps for desktop and smart devices. These skills include user interaction, user experience, responsive design, client-side markup and programming, servers, and server-side programing. Employment opportunities include working as a graphic/web designer in a small business, graphic design studio, print shop, advertising agency, web development studio, or as a freelancer. The production software reflects industry standards and course content is driven by industry needs.

Required Courses

Course Prefix Course Name Units
Completion of the Graphic Design Level 1 Coursework18
PLUS
Completion of the Graphic Design - Level 2 - Web Design Coursework15
Total Units33
Course Prefix Course Name Units
Graphic Design - Level 1 Coursework
ARTC 100Fundamentals of Graphic Design3
ARTC 120Print Design and Advertising3
ARTC 140Vector Design and Illustration3
ARTC 160Typography3
ARTD 20Design: Two-Dimensional3
PHOT 58Photography & Video Social Media Marketing3
Total Units18
Course Prefix Course Name Units
Completion of the Graphic Design - Level 2 - Web Design Coursework
ARTC 200Web Design3
ARTC 230Web Design II3
ARTC 290Portfolio3
CISW 17HTML, CSS, and JavaScript Programming3
CISW 21Secure Web Programming with ASP.NET3
Total Units15

Guided Pathways of Study

When students can identify a career goal early on in their educational journey, they are more likely to complete on time and succeed. Consistent guidance and a clear outline of the required courses help support students decisions in choosing the right program for them. Explore below to find the programs that most interest you.

Plan of Study Grid
Fall Term 1Units
ARTD 20 Design: Two-Dimensional 3 3
PHOT 58 Photography & Video Social Media Marketing 3 3
ARTC 100 Fundamentals of Graphic Design 3 3
 Units9
Spring Term 1
ARTC 120 Print Design and Advertising 3 3
ARTC 140 Vector Design and Illustration 3 3
ARTC 160 Typography 3 3
Certificate: Graphic Design, Level I N0487 7  
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 Units9
Fall Term 2
ARTC 200 Web Design 3 3
CISW 17 HTML, CSS, and JavaScript Programming 3 3
 Units6
Spring Term 2
ARTC 230 Web Design II 3 3
CISW 21 Secure Web Programming with ASP.NET 3 3
ARTC 290 Portfolio 3 3
Certificate: Graphic Design, Web Certificate: Graphic Design, Web  
Level II T0686.Submit petition at inside mtsac.edu 6  
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 Units9
 Total Units33
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