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Unit details

SIT774 - Web and Internet Programming

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Enrolment modes:

(B, X)

Credit point(s):1
Offerings: Trimester 2
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:

A Sajjanhar

Contact hours:

1 x 1 hour lecture per week, 1 x 2 hour practical per week

Note:

Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.

Content

In this unit, we introduce the Internet, the Web and Java. We also introduce the techniques of creating web content using HTML, XML and JavaScript, and discuss how web servers and browsers provide functionality. The unit focuses on the Internet and object-oriented programming in Java. We address Java features comparing it with C and C++; concepts of applets and applications; language basics, objects and classes, interfaces and packages. The Java Development Kit is used to program with Java API for the Web and Internet. Topics include graphical user interfaces, graphics, images and animation, and interfacing with C. We also briefly introduce basic internet services such as FTP, Telnet, email, news etc. as well as web authoring and programming with editors and converters. HTML is included, covering HTML basics, layout, hypertext links, images, multimedia, image maps, tables, frames, forms, and CGI scripts to design home pages. Finally, we present the future of the Internet, the Web and Java. Professional and ethical issues directly related to the topic are addressed during the unit study.

Assessment

Examination 60%, two assignments (15%, 25%) 40%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Student Contribution Rate***Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$969$969$969$2493$2786

* Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2010
** Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2009
*** Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2008
**** Fee rate for students who commenced studies from 2005
***** Fee rate for students who commenced studies from 2006
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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