IADT-Detroit Announces New Web Design and Development Degree Program

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Students who are interested in studying web design and development can take advantage of a new program offering at IADT-Detroit. In May 2011, the school added a new degree program: an Associate of Science in Web Design and Development.

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The new associate’s Web Design and Development degree program at IADT-Detroit can help students learn the fundamentals of programming, content management systems and website design. The program combines general education courses with key concentration classes to offer well-rounded instruction in graphics, text, audio, video and interactivity for the Web.

Students who study Web Design and Development at IADT-Detroit have the unique opportunity to expand their creativity while developing a strong working knowledge of electronic technology. This associate-level program features hands-on learning opportunities in a supportive educational environment. It also allows students to explore the world of multimedia in detail as they learn creative interactive experiences for products, people, places and organizations.

The Associate of Science in Web Design and Development degree program at IADT-Detroit features instruction in usability, interface design, scripting, open source systems, digital imaging and more. Its goal is to help students gain the knowledge and skills necessary to create functional, attractive and effective websites. Through the use of industry-current techniques and tools, students have the opportunity to expand their technical knowledge and explore the possibilities of website advertising and design.

Students enrolled in this associate-level program also have the opportunity to build a portfolio of work that they can use to pursue entry-level career opportunities in the web design and development industry.

The associate’s Web Design and Development degree program at IADT-Detroit combines engaging classroom instruction with hands-on technical training to give students a well-rounded, industry-relevant educational experience.

About the International Academy of Design and Technology in Detroit

With more than 30 years as an established institution, the International Academy of Design and Technology offers students a hands-on education with experienced faculty dedicated to providing students with the necessary skills, knowledge, support and guidance to pursue fulfilling career opportunities in the design and technology fields. The Detroit campus (IADT-Detroit), which opened in 2003, offers degree programs in fashion design, fashion design and merchandising, interior design, graphic design, game production and digital media production. Students also have the opportunity to take a portion of their coursework online through IADT-Online. The school is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). ACICS is a national accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education. IADT-Detroit cannot guarantee employment or salary and is part of the Career Education Corporation network of schools. For more information, please visit http://www.iadt.edu/Detroit or call 888-838-2111.


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