Course Content and Outcomes Guides (CCOG)

Course Content and Outcomes Guide for CIS 195P Effective Summer 2020

Course Number:
CIS 195P
Course Title:
PHP Web Development I
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Course Description

Introduces the server-side scripting language PHP and its use in the development of websites. Includes web server, PHP, and MySQL database installation. Covers scripting, database manipulation, user authentication, tracking and session management, and e-commerce techniques. Prerequisites: CIS 133W or CAS 213. Audit available.

Intended Outcomes for the course

On completion of the course students should be able to:

  • Install and configure required software systems and tools.
  • Create dynamic PHP scripts.
  • Access information in files and databases using PHP.
  • Test and debug PHP scripts.

Course Activities and Design

This course is presented by means of:

  •  on-campus lectures or distance learning materials,
  •  group discussion,
  •  lab project assignments
  • and quizzes, exams or presentations

Students will be required to use essential tools to complete the assignments in a timely and professional manner.

Outcome Assessment Strategies

Students will:

·         Develop, test and deploy parts of a web-based system demonstrating their mastery of the Intended Outcomes.

·         Participate in on-campus and on-line discussions.

·         Take quizzes and exams.