Web Design / Web Programming


A web designer creates the look, layout and features of a website. The job involves understanding both graphic design and computer programming. In Web Design/Web Programming students learn how to work in the field of new media technology with online development, scripting, software, tools, and technology. Students develop solutions that exist in a form to communicate meaningful messages with a desired target audience. We create online and we do so using all of the same tools that professional developers in the field of new media technology have come to rely upon every day.

Students in the Web Design/Web Programming lab will:

  • Learn programming languages like XHTML and how to create Cascading Style sheets.
  • Identify effective online branding and marketing strategies
  • Develop engaging online content to communicate complex ideas
  • Apply multi-platform deployments of content for desktop, tablet, and phone
  • Optimize online content for effective search engine ranking
  • Communicate complex ideas in a graphical format
  • Create, modify, and adjust images in order to create attractive communication solutions
  • Create interactive multimedia content
  • Use multiple platform deployment of digital video content
  • Develop and deploy mobile app solutions across multiple platforms
  • Solve problems through technology solutions

Industry Certifications

Web Design/Web Programming students can earn the following certifications and credentials in high school:

  • Adobe Certified Associate-Rich Media Communication via Certiport
  • Adobe Certified Associate-Web Communication via Certiport
  • Internet & Computing Core Certification via Certiport
  • OSHA Certification via CareerSafe
  • Pennsylvania Skills Certificate via NOCTI

College Credits

The following schools have articulation agreements with LCTI that allow Web Design/Web Programming students to earn college credit for work they complete in high school:

  • Lehigh Carbon Community College

Career Pathways

with associate degree:
  • Web Designer
  • Graphic Designer
with bachelor’s degree
  • Software Developer
  • Video Editor


Teacher: Joseph Peregrin

Email: peregrinj@lcti.org


Zachary Schniffner

Skill of the Week: Zachary creates a simple logo with Illustrator

By LCTI on 19 September 2017

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Jeffrey Reed, Web Design/Web Programming, Pennsylvania High School Computer Fair

Industry Partners

Representatives from the following local businesses serve on the Web Design/Web Programming program’s Occupational Advisory Committee:

  • Lehigh Carbon Community College
  • Northampton Community College

Student Organizations

Web Design/Web Programming students are eligible for membership in the following Career & Technical Student Organizations, or CTSOs:

  • Future Business Leaders of America
  • SkillsUSA

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Schnecksville, PA

Our mission at LCTI is to prepare all students for successful careers and lifelong learning.