Atlantic Business College

Web Designer and Developer - PG Diploma

Web Designer and Developer - PG Diploma - 2 Years

This four-semester- 2 year Post Graduate Diploma program is designed to provide hands-on, comprehensive training for those who desire to work in the field of web-centric business application development. The primary focus of the program is on user-centered design supported by extensive back-end programming and front-end use of graphic design, multimedia, video, animation, and e-commerce applications to facilitate a fully functional website. Students will apply human interface guidelines, standard based structures, and design and development principles to create accessible, usable, and captivating web experiences geared to today’s marketplace.

INFORMATION:

Fredericton, NB  Canada

Full Time

  • Red Hat Academy Exam Preparation
  • Cisco Certification Preparation
  • IT Security: Ethical and Legal Issues
  • Security for Cloud and Internet of Things
  • Configuring Cisco Devices
  • Introduction to Programming Using C
  • AS/400 Operations
  • IT Project Mgmt. Fundamentals, Tools & Techniques
  • Secure Scripting
  • Technical Support for Network Administrators
  • Technician as an Entrepreneur
  • Windows Server Scripting
Throughout this program you will develop the following skills:
  • Internet of Things
  • Linux/UNIX administration
  • Microsoft administration
  • wireless networks
  • software-defined networks
  • cloud services
  • maintenance and security
  • analyze and resolve information technology problems
  • system design and installation
Graduates will find full-time and freelance employment as web developers in corporate, small- and medium-sized businesses, government, entertainment, education, health care and the not-for-profit sectors. Graduates will work as web developers creating websites and web services. They may also establish their own freelance businesses.
  • Determine the requirements for processing and managing business transactions to provide e-commerce solutions.
  • Implement web site solutions based on business requirements and client specifications.
  • Create a complete content management system using a database and scripting language to host relevant data and media.
  • Develop data-driven web sites for multiple platforms in accordance with best practices, industry standards in content management, security, and accessibility.
  • Design and develop web services and utilities using secure and functional interfaces that enable access to stored information.
  • Use various information architectures in the design and development of accessible web sites to enhance the user experience.
  • Apply project management best practices to design, build and maintain web sites and services.
  • Test, troubleshoot and debug web site objectives and functionality to meet internal and external client expectations.
  • Collect, interpret and analyze user requirements to produce project documentation for interested stakeholders in alignment with best industry practices and processes.
  • Analyze web traffic and user feedback to improve the effectiveness of a company’s online presence.
2 years (4 semesters)

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Applicants must have completed 12th grade with English Credits or Credits on transcripts
  • The language of instruction at Atlantic Business College is English. In addition to the academic admission requirements, all applicants for whom English is not their first language and/or are coming from countries where English is not an official language, must provide proof of language proficiency.
  • Applicants must meet ONE of the following criteria to meet Atlantic Business College’s English language Proficiency requirements:
English language Proficiency:
  • TOEFL – Test of English as a Foreign Language Internet based test (IBT) – Overall 80 with the minimum in each component: Reading 20; Listening 20; Speaking 20; Writing 20.or
  • International English Language Testing (IELTS) Academic Level with scores at or above overall average of 6 AND no band below 5.5 or
  • (IELTS is not required if the candidate is from an English-speaking country.)
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic) with a score of Certificate and Diploma. Minimum score of 58 with no subject test less than 49 means (49L,49W,49S,49R) or
  • Canadian Academic English Language Assessment Test (CAEL) (the online or in-person test) with a score of: Certificate and Diploma Overall band score of 60 or
  • CELPIP: Over all 7 no band below than 6 (6R,6L,6S,6W)
Semester 1
  • Responsive Site Design
  • Image Manipulation
  • JavaScript Programming
Semester 2
  • Web Site Security
  • Database Design and Maintenance
  • Advanced Programming with .NET
Semester 3
  • Database Connectivity using Advanced Controls
  • Application Development for Android
  • Data Visualization
Semester 4
  • Strategic Planning for Effective Customer Service
  • Designing Effective E-Commerce Sites
  • Web Design Capstone
  • Analyzing Web Traffic

TUITION & FEES:

Total Fees Payable:

First year- $14,860

Second year- $14,385

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