IT 3130 Web Application Design and Development I

Course Description

This course covers design, programming, and implementation of web-based applications. Students will learn to create 3-tier (client-server-database) web applications using sessions, cookies, and databases to store information. This course is part of the IT core  required for all IT majors.


A minimum grade of “C” in all of the following: IT 1130 and IT 1430 and STAT 2231 and MATH 2130 and prior or concurrent enrollment in MATH 1232 or MATH 1441.

Course Outcomes

On completion of the course, students will be able to:

1. Learn the basics of programming such as variables, control statements, and functions.

2. Understand the web business transaction process.

3. Create 3-tier (client-server-database) applications for web business transactions.

4. Learn to use sessions, cookies, and databases to store information.

Rationale for Inclusion

2. Analyze user requirements to design IT-based solutions.

5. Use current computing techniques, skills, and technologies.

(a) An ability to apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the program’s student outcomes and to the discipline.

(c) An ability to design, implement, and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component, or program to meet desired needs.

(i) An ability to use current techniques, skills, and tools necessary for computing practice.

(j) An ability to use and apply current technical concepts and practices in the core information technologies. [IT]

(k) An ability to identify and analyze user needs and take them into account in the selection, creation, evaluation and administration of computer-based systems. [IT]


Last updated: 6/17/2016

Department of Information Technology • P.O. Box 8150 • Statesboro, Georgia 30460 • (912) 478-4848