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SIT780 - eSystems Software Development

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Assumed Knowledge:Computer networks, principles of system analysis and design
Unit chair:

Atul Sajjanhar





Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

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

Note: You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.


The unit explores internet technologies for esystems software development such as, the use of XML schemas including DTD and XSD in creating XML documents, models of distributed computing in the high-level design of esystems, XML web services which is a significant paradigm in distributed computing and the role of open standards, such as SOAP and WSDL, for the development of web services. Methods for the publishing and consuming of web services in B2B systems. In addition, there will be a major focus on server-side technologies for esystems such as PHP, J2EE and .net with an emphasis on components development. Security issues in esystems will also be identified. 


On completion of this unit, students will be able to identify key aspects of esystems and gain practical experience in the use of technologies for the design and development of effective esystems.


Examination 60%, two assignments (20% each) 40%

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