Create your Future at COTC
The Web Design option of the Digital Media Design curriculum at COTC is a broad-based and intensive exploration of the process and the business of web site design. Students can expect to study the principles of design, typography, and programming in addition to courses in specific digital software tools. Skills taught include critical thinking, design approaches, the underlying theories of digital media, and web production techniques. The curriculum is focused on developing the student’s technical skills and creative vision, with an emphasis on building a portfolio that will prepare the student to enter the workforce.
Students may find jobs as a:
• Web designer (creates a site’s look and feel and its navigation)
• Web programmer (works with server-side systems and databases)
• Web producer (organizes web development projects)
• Content developer (produces text, graphic and media content for a site
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics expects this field to be one of the fastest growing occupations through 2016. Upon successful completion of the program students can expect to earn an Associates of Arts degree in Digital Media Design.