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Interm. Web Programming

  • Fall 2018
  • Section 378 CRN-13139
  • 3 Credits
  • 08/27/2018 to 12/13/2018
  • Modified 08/29/2018

Meeting Times


  • Tuesday, Thursday, 2:00 PM to 3:50 PM, F 241


  • Thursday, 3:00 PM to 3:50 PM, F 241

Contact Information

Program Coordinator: Major Robert Carl Nelson II

Office Hours

  • Tuesday, Thursday, 11:30 AM to 12:00 PM, F 242

Schedule an appointment for best results.


Server-side and client-side techniques for Web development.

3 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week; 64 total contact hours.  Credit: 3 semester hours.


Prerequisites: ITSE 2309 or approval of the Dean or designee

Core Curriculum Statement

This course is not a core curriculum course.


Upon successful completion of this course, students will create and use client-side and server-side scripts to design and implement dynamic websites.



  • Author: Joel Murach and Ray Harris
  • Publisher: Murach
  • Edition: 3rd
  • ISBN: 978193872381
  • Availability: Campus Bookstore

Flash Drive

USB Flash Thumb Drive

Course Requirements

Transfers to BAAS degree at SHSU.

Transfers to BAS-IT degree at UHCL.



Type Weight Notes
Exams 50%

Five major exams and a comprehensive final exam

Course Project 20%

A small-team course project designing an e-commerce website

Labs 20%

Numerous hands-on labs using PHP, MySQL, HTML, and CSS

Class Participation 10%

Daily contributions to discussion and labs



A [90, 100]   Exceptional knowledge of the material covered

B [80,90]      Above average knowledge of the material covered

C [70,80]      Average knowledge of the material covered

D [60,70]      Less than average knowledge of the material covered

F [0,60]         Very little knowledge of the material covered

Blinn College Policies

All policies, guidelines, and procedures in the Blinn College CatalogBlinn College Board Policies, and the Blinn College Administrative Regulations are applicable to this course.

Specific information on civility, attendance, add/drop, scholastic integrity, students with disabilities, final grade appeal, alternative retailers, campus carry and proctoring arrangements and cost.

Notice of any action taken under these protocol and procedures, by Blinn College or its employees, may be delivered by hand, through the U.S. Postal Service, or electronically to the student’s Blinn Buc e-mail account. Notice shall be deemed received upon actual receipt, on deposit in the U.S. Mail, or upon entering the information processing system used by Blinn College for Blinn Buc e-mail accounts, whichever first occurs.

Course Policies


Fall 2018


Week Day Meeting Details Weekly
1 T 08/28/18 Orientation 4
R 08/30/18 Web development with PHP
2 T 09/04/18 PHP Applications 4
R 09/06/18 MySQL
3 T 09/11/18 PHP and MySQL 4
W 09/12/18 Important - Day of Record
R 09/13/18 MVC Pattern
4 T 09/18/18 Test and Debug Applications; Exam One (Chapters 1-6) 4
R 09/20/18 Form Data
5 T 09/25/18 PHP Control Statements 4
R 09/27/18 Strings and Numbers
6 T 10/02/18 Dates; Exam Two (Chapters 7-10) 4
R 10/04/18 Arrays
7 T 10/09/18 Cookies and Sessions 4
R 10/11/18 Functions
8 T 10/16/18 Objects 4
R 10/18/18 Objects
9 T 10/23/18 Regular Expressions 4
R 10/25/18 Regular Expressions
10 T 10/30/18 Design Database; Exam Three (Chapters 11-15) 4
R 11/01/18 Create Database
11 T 11/06/18 Query Database 4
R 11/08/18 PDO and mysqli
12 T 11/13/18 Database Driven Website; Exam Four (Chapters 16-20) 4
R 11/15/18 Secure Websites
F 11/16/18 IMPORTANT- Last Day to Drop with a "Q"
13 T 11/20/18 Email and Other Websites 4
R 11/22/18 Holiday College Closed
14 T 11/27/18 Uploads and Images 4
R 11/29/18 Ecommerce Website
15 T 12/04/18 Course Project Rehearsal; Exam Five (Chapters 21-24) 4
R 12/06/18 Course Project Presentation
16 T 12/11/18 from 1245-1500 Comprehensive Final Exams 4
      Total Contact Hours 64