Return to previous page

SIT313 - Mobile Computing

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Tom Luan





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 will have the opportunity to participate in online consultation sessions.


This unit aims to provide students with theoretical knowledge and practical training in mobile computing. The unit explores the technologies which will be used and the issues that must be faced when computer devices become more mobile and ubiquitous. This unit will focus on using various technologies in the creation of mobile web applications for tablet and mobile phone environments. In this unit, students will practice how to understand the requirements in building a mobile web application, develop basic mobile web applications, debug program code and decipher its meaning, summarise and articulate mobile web programming topics, and present a mobile application solution in a video.


Project 1 30%, project 2 40%, unit summary report 30%

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Unit fee information available soon

2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

Your units are priced based on the course you are enrolled in. Please refer to the current year's course entry to estimate the unit cost.

You can calculate the cost of each unit by using the following calculation:

Course fee x unit EFTSL value = unit price

Return to previous page