Web and Mobile Application Design and Development
Short Description: Have you ever wanted to develop the next big web or mobile application? Or wanted to design and develop your own apps for your business? Then this program is for you! Businesses, consumers, and programmers have all embraced the new innovative medium of web and mobile applications, making web and mobile application developer one of the most in demand and fastest growing IT careers. The median salary for an Applications Developer is $72,000 per year, with a range between $46,000 and $108,000 per year based on experience and education level.
What’s in this program? You will learn the skills you need through our real-world project based learning approach. By the time you are done you will have a series of apps that demonstrate your understanding, a portfolio showing the breadth of your work and a certification that tells the world that you have what it takes. You will gain the design and technical skills needed to go from concept to finished product. You will learn how to determine customer needs, create a project plan and produce the application. You will acquire and practice the programming skills needed to develop quality mobile applications. As you work through the real-world projects, you will develop interpersonal skills in communication, and project management. You will learn not only how to design an app, but ways to monetize your work and generate revenue from apps you create. This project-based experience also provides career exploration opportunities as you engage in video interviews of entrepreneurs, hardware techs, and application creators. You will learn what it takes to be a professional in the field and how to grow your passion, talents and interests into a career.
Included Certification! Included in the program tuition is the Apprentice Web and Mobile Application Designer and Developer Certification provided by WebProfessionals.org. This stackable certification will not only give you the desired skills validation employers and clients look for, but it will also allow you to stack this apprentice level credential with other exams to gain an associate level designation. Your personal career coach will provide you with more details on this amazing benefit.
Instructor Description: This program is facilitated by Steve Waddell. Steve has been creating career oriented computer course ware since the mid 90’s. He is passionate about creating tools to inspire others to learn and is an award winning entrepreneur and developer of interactive online learning. As an expert educational mentor he is available to provide guidance and motivation for learners throughout the duration of this program. As a mentor, he will provide answers to learner questions, monitor learner’s program progression, and review lesson and program quiz/test results.
Certification: Web professional certification is a powerful opportunity for individuals aspiring to be or already working as a Web professional. Working with experts within industry, education and government, Web Professionals has created a series of vendor neutral industry standard certification exams. Upon successful completion of this program students will be enrolled in the Apprentice Web and Mobile Application Designer and Developer Certification through Web Professionals. This credential is available as a stackable option allowing individuals to gain multiple certifications and increase their designation standing from Apprentice to Associate and eventually to Professional levels.