Web Production Specialist

Certificate of Achievement (COA)

Web Production Specialists are proficient at creating simple Web site structure with images, lists and links. The Web Production Specialist certificate requires students to use web creation and image editing tools and custom applications to design, code, and test Web sites. There is emphasis on learning the basics of creating web pages for a client with a cascading style sheet.

Stackable Web Certificates to Achieve Web Developer

The Web Developer program at Sacramento City College allows students to complete classes and obtain certificates as they are working toward achievement of the highly desirable skill-sets obtained in the Web Development program.

Students complete certificates while they pursue the Web Developer Certificate or Degree. Students complete the first certificate, and apply those skills with a few more classes for the next level certificate, working toward completion of Web Developer Certificate or Degree. Certificates below are listed in the order they are taken.

Certificate One:  Web Production Specialist

Certificate Two:  Front-End Web Developer

Final Certificate: Web Developer

Career Opportunities

This provides students fundamental skills to work in and become a Web Production Specialist, Web Site Specialist, understanding required fundamentals of HTML, CSS, Web Accessibility, Digital Layout and introducing to a survey of internet technologies used in Web Development.
Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:

  • manage a multi-level Web site hosted on a Web server.
  • utilize multiple programs simultaneously in order to develop Web sites.
  • research and implement current, valid World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) standards including technical recommendations for markup languages, the Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI), the Web Mobility Initiative (WMI), and other recommendations as they are introduced.
  • plan a structured approach to Web site development that identifies the information dissemination needs of a client and organizes the content effectively and efficiently in order to communicate to an identified audience, and then develop and implement an appropriate Web solution.
  • write HTML and CSS code in the currently used versions.
  • optimize images and graphics for the web and other screen-based media.
Web Production Specialist – Certificate of Achievement – 18 units
Course CodeNameUnitsSemester OfferedOffered OnlineCourse included in Computer Science Major
CISC 310Introduction to Computer Information Science3 UnitsFall
CISC 323Linux Operating System1 UnitFall
CISC 324Intermediate Linux Operating System1 UnitFall
CISW 304Cascading Style Sheets2 UnitsFall only
2nd 8 wk
CISW 320Introduction to Web Site Development3 UnitsFall
CISW 370Designing Accessible Web Sites1 UnitSpring onlyYesNo
GCOM 330 Digital Imaging3 UnitsFall
Certificate of Achievement18 Units
Next Certificate toward WEB DEVELOPER Front-End Web Developer

Apply for your Certificate

Candidates for degree/certificate must initiate a petition with the Admission and Records Office or apply online.

Curriculum Updates for 2017/2018

The Web Professional certificate/degree has been deleted effective 2017/2018 catalog. Contact Professor Little for any questions, LittleM@scc.losrios.edu.