What will I learn?

From essential training in project management and business writing, to web security, information architecture, and network administration this program develops a complete skill set for IT professionals. Graduates gain experience with a wide variety of web programming technologies (including HTML, CSS, and JavaScript) and PHP programming.

Objectives

  • Develop hands-on skills in web development applications and programming languages such as HTML, CSS, XML, JavaScript, PHP, ASP.net, and Java;
  • Apply Adobe Photoshop to the visual design of Websites;
  • Gain a solid understanding of best practices in search engine optimization (SEO);
  • Create web pages in past, current, and emerging standards using HTML, XHTML, CSS, and XML
  • Create rich multimedia files using Flash
  • Use, edit and customize Dreamweaver and a variety of content management systems including Wordpress, Drupal, and Joomla for agile web development purposes;
  • Plan, design, and create relational database systems;
  • Understand TCP/IP and Networking in general to help trouble shoot issues and design solutions to potential performance problems;
  • Gain an understanding of security problems in order to install, set-up, and secure a Web server.

Career Opportunities

  • Web Developer
  • Web Programmer
  • Webmaster
  • Software Developer
  • Application Developer
  • PHP Developer
  • ASP Developer
  • Java Developer
  • Database Administrator
  • Linux Administrator
  • Windows Administrator

Which department am I in?

Professional, Applied and Continuing Education

Study options

Full Time (12 months)

Tuition fees
CAD$22,415.00 (US$ 18,118) per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Application deadline

15 May 2022

Start date

31 August 2022

Venue

Professional, Applied and Continuing Education

460 Portage Avenue,

2nd floor (Corner of Portage Ave. and Memorial Blv. - Buhler Centre),

Manitoba (MB),

R3C 0E8, Canada

Full Time (12 months)

Tuition fees
CAD$22,415.00 (US$ 18,118) per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

11 January 2022

Venue

Professional, Applied and Continuing Education

460 Portage Avenue,

2nd floor (Corner of Portage Ave. and Memorial Blv. - Buhler Centre),

Manitoba (MB),

R3C 0E8, Canada

Entry requirements

For students from United States

International students are required to hold a minimum of an undergraduate degree; IELTS Academic: 6.5; TOEFL (internet-based): 86 or TOEFL My Best Score: 20 on each component; Heartland International English School Advanced 3, Level 6: 80%; International Language Academy of Canada English Language Pathway Program: 3.3; UWinnipeg ELP Academic Level 5: B

For international students

Academic Requirements

  • International students are required to hold either of the following:
    • Bachelor Degree in an IT or Computer Science related discipline and minimum of one year of work experience
    • Bachelor Degree and a minimum of one year of technical experience working in IT (programming or software development preferred)
  • The Cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) or Final Percentage on these transcripts will be assessed for eligibility.
  • If a higher degree is attained (post-graduate diploma, Master’s, or PhD) the minimum GPA or Percentage must be attained in all degrees.

Work Experience

Web Development Diploma applicants must have a minimum of one year of professional work experience.

English Language Requirements

  • IELTS Academic: 6.5
  • TOEFL (internet-based): 86 or TOEFL MyBest Score: 20 on each component
  • Heartland International English School Advanced 3, Level 6: 80%
  • International Language Academy of Canada English Language Pathway Program: 3.3
  • UWinnipeg ELP Academic Level 5: B
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About The University of Winnipeg

UWinnipeg is recognized for its academic excellence, small class sizes, environmental commitment and campus diversity.

  • Ranked in the top 10 for primarily undergraduate universities
  • 90 percent of grads express satisfaction with their experience
  • Based in the 3rd best large Canadian city to live in
  • Work permits available to graduates of UWinnipeg