Subject Descriptions - Subject Information

Calendar: 2017 Undergraduate
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences
Department: School of Computing and Information Technology

Subject Information
Subject Code ISIT206
Subject Name Web Technologies
Credit Points 6
Pre-Requisites ISIT111 or CSCI114
Co-Requisites None.
Restrictions None.
Equivalence CSCI110
Assessment Continuous laboratory assessment will involve fortnightly-assessed computer-based exercises. A midterm exam/quiz will provide an early guide to the emphasis and style of the subject content. A final exam will text the student’s understanding and mastery of the subject content.
General Subject Yes.
EFTSL (Non Weighted) 0.125
Non Weighted Student Contribution Amounts
Commonwealth Supported (HECS) Students Only
Pre-1997 Pre-2005 Post-2005 Post-2008 Post-2009 Post-2010
$ 1131  $ 1131  $ 1131  $ 1131  $ 1131  $ 1131 
Weighted Student Contribution Amounts
Commonwealth Supported (HECS) Students Only
1771-Bachelor of Laws (Honours) (Direct Entry)
1777-Bachelor of Laws (Direct Entry)
1827-Bachelor of International Studies - Bachelor of Laws
1845-Bachelor of Information Technology - Bachelor of Laws
1852-Bachelor of Business Information Systems - Bachelor of Laws
351-Bachelor of Laws (Honours)
760-Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies - Bachelor of Laws
770-Bachelor of Laws (Graduate Entry)
771-Bachelor of Arts - Bachelor of Laws
771H-Bachelor of Arts - Bachelor of Laws
772-Bachelor of Creative Arts - Bachelor of Laws
773-Bachelor of Commerce - Bachelor of Laws
774-Bachelor of Mathematics - Bachelor of Laws
775-Bachelor of Science - Bachelor of Laws
775H-Bachelor of Science - Bachelor of Laws
775M-Course information not Found
779-Bachelor of Engineering - Bachelor of Laws
858-Bachelor of Journalism - Bachelor of Laws
Work Experience No
Tutorial Enrolment Information Students should use the SMP OnLine Tutorial System (via SOLS) to enrol in tutorial/laboratory groups for this subject. Once enrolments are open a link to the subject will appear in Tutorial Enrolments in SOLS.
Availability Not Available in 2017

Subject Description
This subject introduces students to fundamental web technologies such as HTTP, markup languages, XML,and client-side scripting. The subject teaches students how to use some of these technologies to develop static and dynamic web pages with an emphasis on client-side scripts. The subject explains the differences between client-side and server-side Web development, and shows students how to build simple applications using scripting and other tools. The subject also covers current Web “standards” and future W3C recommendations.

Subject Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this subject, students will be able to:
1. Describe the main web technologies in use and select appropriate technologies for a particular context or application.
2. Understand various Web formats and standards and apply them appropriately.
3. Design and build websites using markup language and scripting, with an emphasis on client-side scripting.

Textbook Information
Programming the World Wide Web 2009, 5/E Robert W. Sebesta, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs
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