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SIT774 - Web Technologies and Development

Unit details

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Atul Sajjanhar





Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 1 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.


In this unit, we introduce the internet and the web. We 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 web and internet programming. Topics include client-side and server-side programming. We briefly introduce basic internet services such as FTP, Telnet, email, news etc. as well as web authoring and programming. HTML is included, covering HTML basics, layout, hypertext links, images, multimedia, image maps, tables, frames, forms, and PHP to design home pages. Finally, we present the future of the internet and the web.


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

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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