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International Academy of Design and Technology Detroit IADT-Detroit Announces Ne

w Web Design and Development Degree Programs


Students who are interested in studying web design and development can take adva
ntage of two new program offerings at IADT-Detroit. In May 2011, the school adde
d two new degree programs: an Associate of Science and a Bachelor of Science in
Web Design and Development.
Detroit, MI, June 08, 2011 -- The new Web Design and Development degree programs
at IADT-Detroit www.iadt.edu/Detroit can help students learn skills in diverse
areas from designing websites and other interactive media projects to programmin
g and content management systems. The programs combine general education courses
with key concentration classes to offer well-rounded instruction in graphics, t
ext, audio, video and interactivity for the Web.
Students who study Web Design and Development at IADT-Detroit have the unique op
portunity to expand their creativity while developing a strong working knowledge
of electronic technology. These programs feature hands-on learning opportunitie
s in a supportive educational environment.
The Associate of Science in Web Design and Development degree program at IADT-De
troit features instruction in usability, interface design, scripting, open sourc
e systems, digital imaging and more. Its goal is to help students gain the knowl
edge and skills necessary to create functional, attractive and effective website
s. Through the use of industry-current techniques and tools, students have the o
pportunity to expand their technical knowledge and explore the possibilities of
website advertising and design.
The Bachelor of Science in Web Design and Development program at IADT-Detroit bu
ilds on the associateâ s degree program to help students develop knowledge in digital
imaging, usability, interface design, open source systems, website advertising
and more. The program combines conventional classroom learning with hands-on ele
ctronic training to provide a well-rounded educational experience. Students have
the opportunity to explore how graphics, text, audio, video and interactivity f
unction on the Web. Graduates of this bachelor-level program can move toward pot
ential opportunities in the Web design and development field.
About the International Academy of Design and Technology in Detroit
With more than 30 years as an established institution, the International Academy
of Design and Technology offers students a hands-on education with experienced
faculty dedicated to providing students with the necessary skills, knowledge, su
pport and guidance to pursue fulfilling career opportunities in the design and t
echnology fields. The Detroit campus (IADT-Detroit), which opened in 2003, offer
s degree programs in fashion design, fashion design and merchandising, interior
design, graphic design, game production, digital media production, Internet mark
eting, Web design and development, information technology, and retail merchandis
e management. Students also have the opportunity to take a portion of their cou
rsework online through IADT-Online. The school is accredited by the Accrediting
Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). ACICS is a national accred
iting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education. The Intern
ational Academy of Design & Technology â Detroitâ s Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior De
ign program is accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA
), 206 Grandville Ave, Suite 350, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, www.accredit-id.org. I
ADT-Detroit cannot guarantee employment or salary and is part of the Career Educ
ation Corporation network of schools (NASDAQ: CECO). For more information, pleas
e visit www.iadt.edu/Detroit or call 888-838-2111.
Contact:
Cynthia Bechill
International Academy of Design and Technology in Detroit
1850 Research Dr.
Troy, Michigan 48083
1.866.544.2200
iadtdetroitpress@yahoo.com
http://www.iadt.edu/Detroit