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SIT313 - Mobile Computing

Unit details

Year2015 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

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* 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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