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SIT206 - iOS Programming

Unit details

Year2017 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Mohamed Abdelrazek


SIT102 or SIT153 and one other SIT coded unit



Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 2 hour class per week, 1 x 2 hour practical per week.

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin. Students are expected to actively engage in online support activities for a minimum of 1 hour per week. Students will have the opportunity to participate in online consultation sessions.


SIT206 provides a practical introduction to developing applications for iOS devices. Students will be introduced to the iOS development environment, the iOS platform’s design and the workflow of developing iOS apps in this unit. They will explore key concepts behind iOS apps, frameworks for constructing an application, and tools for developing, testing, and publishing software for the platform. The students will learn the basic iOS programming skills using Swift and Xcode, implementation of iOS frameworks on the app development, and skills to develop effective solution for real-world app services. Students will also gain hands-on experience in debugging iOS apps and the process of getting an app certified for deployment on iOS devices.


Two projects (30%, 50%) 80%, portfolio 20%

Unit Fee Information

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