There are many degree courses available offering qualifications in web design and in related fields relating to computers and technology. A more general degree will provide a good foundation upon which to build more specific knowledge. Most web designers will have an interest in computers and possibly in programming language which will provide an interest in the technical aspect of the job. It is also necessary to have a creative side in order to ensure success in the design side. A web designer is a great option for someone with an interest in art and design but also with a love of technology.
Personal attributes and skills required include: