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Career Tracks: Advanced Web Development

Upon completing the Internet certificate graduates will be familiar with business and Internet technology.

Duties

Graduates in this field may be required to:

  • program in HTML or Dreamweaver

  • build Web sites

 

Working Conditions

  • Graduates in this field commonly experience:
  • work inside - office, computer room

  • prepare information for processing

  • verify the accuracy of information

  • enter information into computers

  • retrieve information when it is needed

     

Physical Demands

  • great deal of visual work - paper and computer screen

 

Characteristics & Temperament

  • Graduates in this field should have:

  • ability to remain calm under pressure

  • self-discipline/maturity

  • ability to work under supervision and follow directions

  • attention to details

  • good proofreading skills/typing skills

  • ability to change tasks as needed and maintain composure and efficiency

  • good communication skills - speaking and writing

  • ability to work independently
     

Employment Outlook

  • Graduates in this field can expect the following developments:

  • continued education at Piedmont Technical College for Associate's Degree

  • opportunities for advancement within a company with additional on-the-job training

  • employment in cities and towns of all sizes