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SIT120 - Introduction to Apps Design

Unit details

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

Henry Larkin

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

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.

Content

In SIT120 students will develop foundational knowledge of and basic skills related to mobile app design and development. Students will learn the various ways that app ideas are conceptualised, marketed and commercialised. Students will analyse existing mobile apps in different categories, and evaluate the type of design and technological choices used to solve user problems. Students will also gain an understanding of mobile app development concepts, mobile UI design, licensing of media, mobile screen handling, touch events, and game concepts for mobile devices.

Assessment

Professional Plan 30%, project and presentation 40%, portfolio 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

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