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SIT207 - Android Programming

Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Tom Luan

Prerequisite:

SIT102 or SIT153 and one other SIT coded unit

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

1 x 2 hour class per week, 1 x 2 hour practicals per week

Note:

You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.

Content

This unit provides a practical introduction to developing applications for Android devices and the major features of this platform. It explores the concepts behind Android, the framework for constructing an application, and the tools for developing, testing, and publishing software for the platform. It covers topics including the fundamentals of the Android framework and API, using Android's development and debugging tools to build and test applications, preparing the application for deployment and publication to Android Market. Students will also create web applications on Android-powered devices and creating Android applications that embed web-based content.

Assessment

Two assignments (50% each) 100%

Unit Fee Information

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