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Program Competencies

Upon completion of the Web-Network Technology Certificate Program, the student will be able to:

  • perform the client-side design, development, testing and debugging of a basic Web site including the human-computer interface, look and feel, usability, hypertext, linked Web pages, style sheets, graphics, multimedia, scripting languages, dynamic Web pages and navigation mechanisms;
  • perform the server-side design, development, testing and debugging of services required for basic Web sites, including the ability to respond to information requests and operations that require database queries, insertions and updates;
  • address the fundamentals of issues such as deployment, scalability and testing;
  • explain the basics of network technology for intranets and internets including topics such as hardware essentials, data transmission, communication mechanisms, protocols, levels of abstraction, topologies and architectures;
  • use leading industry standard development tools, languages and approaches to develop Web network pages and software. Languages include programming, scripting and markup languages. Approaches include object-oriented design and programming;
  • explain and provide examples of the following in industry: Web-network technology applications, usage of internets, intranets, extranets, and development practices and procedures, standards (e.g., W3C standards), ethics and security; and
  • work as a member of a team whose responsibility is to perform software engineering projects including the design, development, testing and debugging of software for an intranet or Internet Web site.

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ECC is a member of the State University of New York (SUNY) System, and is fully accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. Many of the professional curricula are also accredited by specialized agencies.


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