Course Details

WEBD 173 E-Commerce Website Creation

2.5 hours lecture, 1.5 hours lab, 3 units
Grade Only

Description: This course provides students with the knowledge and skills required to create professional e-commerce websites. Students analyze clients' needs to develop appropriate e-commerce solutions and incorporate them into secure websites using either custom databases or content management systems (CMS). Students implement best practices as they design the visual interface, develop databases using My Structured Query Language (MySQL) and Hypertext Preprocessor (PHP), create catalogs, set up shopping carts, including order, payment, and fulfillment processes. Security implementation adheres to current industry standards. This course is designed for students studying web design and professionals updating their skills. This course may be repeated three times to update skills as Web technologies change.