- In person
- Kent Campus
The Web Design and Development minor allows students to develop the fundamental skills needed to pursue jobs in web development, web design and related fields. Students learn technical applications and skills in problem solving, design, user experience, creative applications and coding. Students have the opportunity to use new and emerging technologies to design engaging multimedia experiences, improve existing systems, and study digital social structures. They will also gain experience working in diverse teams and communicating goals, needs, and processes to peers, clients, and consumers.
Admission to a minor is open to students declared in a bachelor’s degree, the A.A.B. or A.A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree (not Individualized Program major). Students declared only in the A.A. or A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree in Individualized Program may not declare a minor. Students may not pursue a minor and a major in the same discipline.
Program Learning Outcomes
Graduates of this program will be able to:
- Demonstrate competency in the fundamental skills needed to pursue jobs in web development, web programming, web design and related fields.
- Recognize the rapidly changing nature of web development technology and learn the skills needed to adapt.
- Assess the societal and individual impact of new/emerging web and mobile technologies.
- Employ teamwork as a means of solving technical problems related to web development.
|EMAT 15310||CREATIVE CODING||3|
|EMAT 22110||DATA IN EMERGING MEDIA AND TECHNOLOGY||3|
|EMAT 32110||MODERN WEB APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT||3|
|EMAT 40999||INTERDISCIPLINARY PROJECTS (ELR)||3|
|or VCD 46002||RESPONSIVE WEB DESIGN|
|UXD 20001||INTRODUCTION TO USER EXPERIENCE DESIGN||3|
|VCD 21000||INTRODUCTION TO WEB DESIGN||3|
|Minimum Total Credit Hours:||18|
|Minimum Minor GPA||Minimum Overall GPA|
- Minimum 6 credit hours in the minor must be upper-division coursework (30000 and 40000 level).
- Minimum 6 credit hours in the minor must be outside of the course requirements for any major or other minor the student is pursuing.
- Minimum 50 percent of the total credit hours for the minor must be taken at Kent State (in residence).