Web designers need education in computer technology and website design to be competitive in the job market.
An associates degree program related to web design or multimedia, such as an Associate of Applied Science in Web Design and Graphics, provides a student with a foundation in the advanced skills to design and technical aspects of creating a professional website.
Students develop artistic and creative abilities in addition to technical skills and learn to build professional portfolios that highlight their skills and abilities.
Common Topics Include:
Fundamentals of design imaging
Basic web design development
Animation Multimedia design
Editing for video and audio
Multimedia programming and design
Digital imaging skills
Exceptional verbal communication and presentation skills
Excellent listening skills
Strong written communication skills
Self-motivated, with high energy and an engaging level of enthusiasm
Ability to work individually and as part of a team