Professional Program Certificate in Front-End Web Developer (World Wide Web Consortium)

General

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Program Description

Master the foundational programming languages for Web development, HTML5, CSS, and JavaScript, to gain skills in one of the fastest-growing careers.

The Web is everywhere! Web development is intricate, creative and interesting work that can lead to an exciting career in an in-demand, fast-growing field. In this Professional Certificate program, designed by the W3C (World Wide Web Consortium), creator of the Web standards, you will learn all of the necessary skills needed to build interactive and responsive user experiences on the Web. This program will deepen your knowledge of the 3 foundational languages that power the Web: HTML5, CSS, and JavaScript. You will be guided, step-by-step, on how to use all client-side Web development techniques to create and innovate on the web! Each course will also include interactive examples to help you practice and code the correct way.

Job Outlook

  • Web application development is one of the most exciting fields to be in!
  • Whether you are just starting your professional life or embarking on a new chapter, career prospects are endless and include Front End Developer, Web App Developer, Web Designer, Web Integrator, Web Content Strategist, and many more.
  • The average salary for front-end web developers in the US is $104,745.

What You'll Learn

  • Develop web sites using the latest web standards.
  • How to code with modern HTML5 tags, draw and animate fun Web graphics and play audio and video elements.
  • CSS best practices for web page design.
  • Fundamentals of JavaScript to help you develop interactive web apps.
  • Understand why accessibility and internationalization are important.

Courses in the Professional Certificate Program

  • CSS Basics
  • HTML5 and CSS Fundamentals
  • JavaScript Introduction
  • HTML5 Coding Essentials and Best Practices
  • HTML5 Apps and Games

Learn more about Professional Certificate Programs

Created by leading companies and top universities, Professional Certificate programs are a series of in-demand courses designed to develop the critical skills needed for today’s top jobs.

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  • Leading With Effective Communication (Inclusive Leadership Training)
  • Becoming a Successful Leader (Inclusive Leadership Training)

Further Information

  • Average Length: 4-8 weeks per course
  • Effort: 6-10 hours per week, per course
  • Number Of Courses: 5 Courses in Program
  • Subject: Computer Science
  • Institution: The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
  • Languages: English
  • Video Transcripts: English
  • Price (USD): Originally $555 USD, now $499.50 USD for the entire program. You save $55.50 USD.
Last updated Sep 2019

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