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SIT207 - Android Programming

Offering information:

This unit is offered in Campus mode at Burwood (Melbourne) in 2014.  In 2015, the unit will be offered in Campus mode at Burwood (Melbourne) and Cloud (online) mode.

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

T Luan

Prerequisite:

SIT102 or SIT153 and one other SIT coded unit

Contact hours:

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

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1076$1076$2813$2917

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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