Do you have a passion for web design? Solent University’s web design and development programme provides an innovative blend of design and technology to develop your specialist knowledge and meet the needs of industry and consumers. Using the University’s industry-standard facilities, you’ll supplement your creativity with the complementary design and code skills needed to bring the web to life.
The web design and development programme at Solent University addresses the rapidly expanding market for professionally-designed web-based applications.
Students will study the aesthetics of web design alongside the underlying programming to address the market’s need for professionally-designed web applications.
The course maintains a strong practical focus, and students are introduced to professional design methodologies, such as prototyping and Agile, during their studies. Students are also taught to visualise interactive interfaces through rapid design prototyping and collaborative design, grounding their study of the web invaluable real-world experience with interactive multimedia and e-commerce services.
Past students have benefitted from a guest lecture programme with regular talks by industry speakers from agencies including Rockit Design and Adido.
What does this course lead to?
Recent graduates have gone on to positions with local, regional and national web design agencies, self-employment and teaching. Specific graduate destinations include 3 Men and a Suit, Toolkit Websites, Think Creative and Chittak web application specialists.
Who is this course for?
This course is perfect for potential students who have a strong interest in designing websites and the technology behind them. The course content will appeal to those who wish to begin a career in digital communications as a designer or developer.