Bachelor of Information Technology (Web and Mobile Technologies)
Course summary for current students
|Award granted ||Bachelor of Information Technology (Web and Mobile Technologies)|
|Duration||3 years full-time or part-time equivalent|
|Deakin course code||S339|
Note: Offered to continuing students only.
Continuing students should contact their course advisor for further information.
Further course structure information can be found in the handbook archive.
The Bachelor of Information Technology (Web and Mobile Technologies) has been developed in recognition of the need for a stronger emphasis on the distributed nature of information technology; new programming methodologies and paradigms; the need for providing information for all users; and the development of internet and mobile technologies. This course offers a modern and learning-oriented program in information technology, with a particular focus on the selected area of web and mobile technologies, particularly those associated with distributed systems and applications; computer networks; web applications and web services development; building mobile applications; IT, in particular web and mobile use in organisations and computer security.
Units in the course may include assessment hurdle requirements.
Students must have access to a suitable computer and a network connection. Information about the hardware and software requirements may be obtained from the School of Information Technology's website www.deakin.edu.au/information-technology, or by telephone 03 9244 6699.
Fees and charges
Fees and charges vary depending on your course, your fee category and the year you started. To find out about the fees and charges that apply to you, visit www.deakin.edu.au/fees.
To be awarded a Bachelor of Information Technology (Web and Mobile Technologies), a student must pass 24 credit points, which must include eight core units plus the eight stream core units. The remaining 8 credit points may be selected from units offered by any area of the University. Students should note that they must also comply with the following rules:
- level 1 - up to 10 credit points
- levels 2 and 3 - at least 14 credit points over both levels
- level 3 - at least 6 credit points of which at least 4 must be in course-grouped units (SIT-coded units)
|SIT101||Fundamentals of Information Technology |
|SIT102||Introduction to Programming |
|SIT010||Safety Induction Program *|
|SIT103||Database and Information Retrieval |
|SIT104||Introduction to Web Development |
|SIT131||Unit description is currently unavailable |
Level 2 Trimester 1
|SIT201|| Unit no longer available, replaced by MSC228 Information Systems Analysis and Design |
|SIT211|| Unit no longer available, replaced by MSC220 Small Business Systems|
|SIT222||Operating Systems Concepts |
Level 3 Trimester 1
|SIT231||Unit description is currently unavailable |
|SIT301||Unit description is currently unavailable |
|SIT342||Unit description is currently unavailable |
*Note: SIT010 is a 0 credit safety induction unit.