SIT708 - Mobile Systems Development

Year: 2019 unit information
Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:

Henry Larkin





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Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 2 hour practical per week, plus 1 x 1 hour practical per week.
Cloud (online): 1 x 1 hour scheduled online workshop per week.


SIT708 focuses on the concepts and skills related to mobile application planning and development. In this unit, students will investigate, design and practice how to understand the requirements in building mobile apps. Students will develop basic and complex mobile applications using open-source tools, as well as debug and derive the meaning of program code. Students will also summarise, articulate and communicate theoretical mobile programming topics. Students will explore how app ideas are conceptualised, commercialised and marketed. Students will gain an understanding of how to analyse mobile apps, mobile User Interface (UI) design, licensing of media, mobile screen handling, touch events, and basic game concepts for mobile devices.


Professional plan 30%, project and presentation 40%, portfolio 30%

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