Web Development

Courses

WBDV 216 History of Web Development 3.0 Credits

This course explores all aspects of web development including the foundations of web technologies, formulation of web standards and how the individual web surfer's wants and needs have changed over time. Also discussed will be ground-breaking websites and the evolution of interface design for the web.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

WBDV 220 User Experience 3.0 Credits

In this course, students learn to identify and implement the elements required to create incredible digital experiences. Through the application of user-centered design practices, students will develop predictive and enjoyable designs based on a holistic consideration of users’ experience. Topics covered it his course include brand personality, content strategy, information architecture, and usability.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: DIGM 100 [Min Grade: D]

WBDV 240 Web Authoring I 3.0 Credits

This course explores principles and techniques for creating effective interactive media-rich websites. It includes aesthetics of human-computer interaction; bandwidth; project planning, budgeting and management; prototyping; testing and revision management.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: DIGM 100 [Min Grade: D]

WBDV 241 Vector Authoring I 3.0 Credits

Focuses attention on learning multimedia-authoring tools to create self-contained delivery programs, includes consideration and discussion of social impacts on digital technology.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Cannot enroll if classification is Freshman
Prerequisites: WBDV 240 [Min Grade: D] or DIGM 240 [Min Grade: D]

WBDV 242 Dynamic Vector Graphics 3.0 Credits

Students work with concepts and software for better integration of Internet multimedia-authoring programs with assorted browsers and server side databases.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: (WBDV 240 [Min Grade: D] or DIGM 240 [Min Grade: D]) and (INFO 152 [Min Grade: D] or CS 143 [Min Grade: D] or CS 171 [Min Grade: D])

WBDV 243 Content Management Systems 3.0 Credits

Students set up a content management system and develop a custom theme. Also includes project planning, organizing and maintaining effective stylesheets and recognizing common browser bugs.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: (WBDV 240 [Min Grade: D] or DIGM 240 [Min Grade: D]) or (INFO 151 [Min Grade: D] or CS 143 [Min Grade: D] or CS 171 [Min Grade: D])

WBDV 265 Web Game Design 3.0 Credits

Examines multimedia authoring tools used to create self-contained interactive games. Students address real world production as they master advanced game design concepts.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Cannot enroll if classification is Freshman
Prerequisites: WBDV 242 [Min Grade: D] or DIGM 242 [Min Grade: D]

WBDV 332 Rich Internet Applications 3.0 Credits

This course explores web development techniques used within the local web browser to create applications capable of retrieving data from an online server asynchronously in the background without interfering with the display and or behavior of the existing page.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Cannot enroll if classification is Freshman or Sophomore
Prerequisites: INFO 152 [Min Grade: D] and (WBDV 243 [Min Grade: D] or DIGM 243 [Min Grade: D])

WBDV 370 Mobile Interactive Design I 3.0 Credits

Focuses on creating user experience optimized for mobile devices. Students learn to build unique applications that take advantage of gestures and accelerometers. Special consideration is given to limited screen real estate, low bandwidth internet access, no internet access, and touch screen devices.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: WBDV 242 [Min Grade: D] or DIGM 242 [Min Grade: D]

WBDV 371 Mobile Interactive Design II 3.0 Credits

In this course, students learn how to convert web-based applications into cross-platform native applications for mobile devices (i.e. Smart Phones and Tablets). Special consideration is given to incorporating functionality that is currently unavailable to web-based applications (i.e. Device accelerometer, camera, geolocation, etc).

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: WBDV 370 [Min Grade: D]

WBDV 399 Independent Project in Interactive Digital Media 0.5-12.0 Credits

Supervised planning and execution of a project in the area of Interactive Digital Media.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit
Restrictions: Cannot enroll if classification is Freshman
Prerequisites: WBDV 243 [Min Grade: D]

WBDV 445 Advanced Hybrid Interactivity 3.0 Credits

This course focuses on the integration of PC potential to access high bandwidth objects including video, audio, 3D animations and other dynamic content from the Internet.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Cannot enroll if classification is Freshman
Prerequisites: WBDV 242 [Min Grade: D] or DIGM 242 [Min Grade: D]

WBDV 447 Vector Authoring III 3.0 Credits

this class teaches advanced Flash authoring concepts and explores online applications for entertainment, streaming video, simulations and e-commerce. Projects will use role-playing, group, and individual instruction in the concepts, tools and social concepts for the creation of vector based media.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: WBDV 243 [Min Grade: D] or (DIGM 243 [Min Grade: D] and CS 131 [Min Grade: D])

WBDV 448 Interactive Digital Media Workshop I 3.0 Credits

This course explores the management process of developing or redesigning a successful interactive digital experience. Students work in team environments to analyze project requirements; define steps towards development and focus on audience, usability and testing.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: WBDV 243 [Min Grade: D] or DIGM 243 [Min Grade: D]

WBDV 449 Interactive Digital Media Workshop II 3.0 Credits

In this course, students work in a team environment to convert a digital media prototype into production quality product utilizing collaboration software, Gantt charts, and distributed revision control and source code management (SCM) systems.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: WBDV 448 [Min Grade: D]

WBDV 452 Web Information Database Applications 3.0 Credits

Database and the server technology that accesses them are central to all dynamic web sites. This course will use PHP and MySQL to provide students with the tools for the creation of database driven sites.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: WBDV 243 [Min Grade: D]

WBDV 460 Experimental Web Technologies 3.0 Credits

This course focuses on researching new innovations in experimental digital media technologies.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: WBDV 370 [Min Grade: D]

WBDV 465 Special Topics in Interactive Digital Media 3.0 Credits

Addresses current topics in a rapidly changing field. Possible offerings include; multimedia databases, virtual and augmented reality, 3-D XML, interactive art in virtual space, and multi-threaded narrative, etc... May be repeated for credit if topics vary.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

WBDV I199 Independent Study in WBDV 12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

WBDV I299 Independent Study in WBDV 12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

WBDV I399 Independent Study in WBDV 12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

WBDV I499 Independent Study in WBDV 12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

WBDV T180 Special Topics in Web Development 12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

WBDV T280 Special Topics in Web Development 12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

WBDV T380 Special Topics in Web Development 12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

WBDV T480 Special Topics in Web Development 12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

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