Dec 12, 2019  
2019-2020 University Catalog 
    
2019-2020 University Catalog

Internet Resource Creation and Management Minor


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Department of Computer Science, College of Science and Engineering

28-29 credits

Introduction

The Internet Studies Center (ISC) provides a number of courses leading to a minor in web development called the Internet Resource Creation and Management Minor. Students in any field of study can learn or advance their skills in web development through this minor.

Why Consider an Internet Resource and Creation Management Minor?

The Internet Resource and Creation Management Minor is designed to teach students how to create websites using current tools and technology. The minor also includes required coursework from the Communications and English or Journalism departments to help students develop their technical writing abilities. The minor will complement courses taken in a regular degree program.

Participation in a professional internship will provide an opportunity to enhance project management, web development and team communication skills. With the minor from the Internet Studies Center and a four-year degree, students will have knowledge needed to contribute and adapt to today’s rapidly changing technical environment.

 Contact Information

Program Coordinator
Mary Hall
Communications Facility 459
360-650-2300
Mary.Hall@wwu.edu

Program Director
Dr. Dustin O’Hara
Communications Facility 411
360-650-4838
Oharad@wwu.edu

 Sample Careers

Web content provider | Web content writers | CSS developer | Web design director | Web designer | Front end developer | Information architect | Interaction designer | SEO professionals | UI designer | UX designer | Web animation creator | Web designer | And a number of other jobs related to providing content on web pages.

 Major/Career Resources

www.wwu.edu/careers/students_choosingamajor.shtml

How to Declare (Admission and Declaration Process):

Application forms are available through the Computer Science Department Advising Office, CF 459.

Grade Requirements

A grade of C- or better is required for a student’s major or minor courses, and supporting courses for majors and minors.

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