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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Excelsior University, Center for Professional Development | Evaluated Learning Experience

Web Applications Developer (CPD127)

360 hours.
Various, distance learning format.

February 2012 - May 2018.

Instructional delivery format: 
Online/distance learning
Learner Outcomes: 
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: use HTML, Cascading Style Sheets, and JavaScript to design web pages; use Dynamic HTML to make web pages more interactive; create database-driven web applications using PHP(Hypertext Preprocessor); use SQL (Structured Query Language) to pull data from a database to insert and modify data; employ XML (Extensive Markup Language) to store and validate data and make data more accessible to other applications; use Ajax techniques to build web applications; and use the most current HTML5 features to build forward-looking websites.
Excelsior College has partnered with ed2go to bring this Web Applications Developer program which presents students with multiple tools and technologies to develop state-of-the-art web applications. The 10-module program is designed to teach the fundamentals of developing and maintaining database-driven Web sites. Major topics include: HTML 4 Training, CSS Training (Introduction and Advanced), JavaScript (Introduction and Advanced), Introduction to PHP, SQL, XML, and HTML, and Ajax Training.
Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 4 semester hours in Web Applications (10/13).