Career possibilities: Qualify to work as a freelance/corporate web designer, database technician, front-end web developer and more.
NIC's interactive media programs provide you with the skills you need today and in the future. Part-time study is available but, because technology changes rapidly, you are encouraged to complete your studies as quickly as you can.
The web design certificate is the technical foundation for NIC's interactive media web programs and introduces you to the design of web applications. The program is suited to anyone exploring a career in web design and web applications, whether you are a high school graduate or seeking a second/alternate career.
You will graduate with fundamental knowledge in design for print and web, programming, social media marketing and typography. With accompanying courses in effective organizational writing, basic marketing principles, entrepreneurship and small business management.
Graduates qualify for a wide variety of entry-level, front-end web design positions. You may also choose to keep studying toward NIC's Mobile Application Development certificate or Web and Mobile Application Development diploma.
You are required to have sufficient hardware and software for completing coursework. Please review the supply list document for a complete description of technical requirements.
Upgrade your English, math and science courses for entry into the program of your choice. Succeed with the help of NIC’s supportive instructors. Courses are flexible and start several times a year so you can learn at your own pace. We offer daytime and evening options. Learn more
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plus one English course from the following:
Costs indicated are estimates for a 100% course load per year, unless otherwise noted. Additional fees may also include necessary equipment, supplies, NIC appointed uniforms, or field trips not included in these estimates.
While we do our best to share accurate and timely fee information, changes may occur. For more information, visit tuition page.
MSc (Business Admin) in Management Info Systems (UBC, 1992)
BSc, Computer Science (University of Victoria, 1993)