SIT708 - Mobile Systems Development


2022 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125

For students enrolled in S464: Must have completed 16 credit points.
For students enrolled in S470, S506, S507, S508, S535, S536, S538, S577, S677, S735, S737, S739, S770, S778, S779, S789: Nil



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Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 1 hour online class per week, 1 x 2 hour workshop per week, weekly drop-in sessions.

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Online independent and collaborative learning including optional scheduled activities as detailed in the unit site.


SIT708 focuses on the concepts and skills related to mobile application planning, UI/UX design and apps development. In this unit, students will first investigate, design and practice how to understand the requirements in building mobile apps. Students will develop basic and complex mobile applications using open-source tools, such as, android as well as debug and derive the meaning of program code. Students will also summarise, articulate and communicate theoretical mobile programming topics. Students will explore how app ideas are conceptualised, commercialised and marketed. Students will gain understandings of how to analyse mobile apps, design mobile interface, implement the apps and deploy them.

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