Skilled web designers, developers and
administrators are in high demand in both typical technology firms and
in the increasingly broad range of non-technical fields that need a
customized and professional web presence.
This program addresses this industry need
by providing an intensive career-focused program that includes a
mandatory co-op. Students design, build and manage the web presence for a
variety of business needs based on industry standard content management
systems, design tools and business practices. This program focuses on
three major content areas: software development, digital media design
and systems administration.
In software development, courses include
programming logic, web technologies, visual design, illustration and
animation. Students construct their own web servers that provide robust,
customized and responsive web experiences to end-users.
In digital media design, students manage
professional grade image manipulation, illustration, animation and video
production software to deliver a focused media experience. Utilizing
industry standard software development tools, students design and build
web content for a multitude of use-cases ranging from simple business
card websites to full-blown e-commerce platforms.
Students also compare real-world software
development practices to create and administer platforms that host all
industry software needs in the cloud. These collective skills enable
graduates with the skill set needed to design and manage effectively in a
variety of fields from marketing, content creation and educational
technology and many graduates may find employment by establishing their
own firm or undertaking freelance work.
This Lambton College program is licensed to and delivered by Queen's College (PDF), a licensed private career college in Mississauga, Ontario. Students that are registered at Lambton in Mississauga are students of a public college and as such, will receive full credit from Lambton College for all Lambton College courses completed at the Queen's College campus in Mississauga. Students who meet program graduation requirements will graduate with a credential from Lambton College.
A college diploma or university degreeThe admissions process is competitive and meeting the minimum academic requirements does not guarantee admission.
English Language Requirements
IELTS (International English Language Testing Score) of 6.0
- or -
IELTS of 5.5 + Completion of EAP-3106 (English for Academic Purposes) during first semester of study.
Passed Lambton Institute of English placement test
Meeting the minimum English requirements does not guarantee admission. Students with higher English proficiency scores will receive priority in the admission assessment process.
Graduates may expect a wide variety of rewarding career opportunities that are dynamic and challenging offering a competitive rate of compensation. Courses in the program are part of the rapidly emerging technologies that prepare graduates for careers such as computer programmer, software developer, programmer analyst, mobile application developer, information systems specialist, web developer, client/server applications developer and support specialist.
For information about post-graduate work eligibility for international students, please review the Post-Graduate Work Permit Program information.