Subject Descriptions - Subject Information

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

Subject Information
Subject Code MTS9207
Subject Name Frontend Web Programming
Credit Points 6
Pre-Requisites None.
Co-Requisites None.
Restrictions None.
Equivalence None.
Assessment A set of sequentially planned programming tasks done in computer laboratories involving the development of several user interfaces and a dynamic website for a fictitious client, as well as a final exam
General Subject No.

Subject Description
The aim of this subject is to introduce students to User Interface (UI) elements in general and Web Forms in particular. The subject covers user-interface constructs, client- and server-side scripts as well as the architecture of the .NET framework and web services. The subject also covers the object oriented features of web programming in general and the concept of dynamically generated classes from web forms and their web controls in particular. Form processing, the interaction of web applications through SOAP (Simple Object Model) protocol, page class events, and the debugging of Web applications are discussed

Subject Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this subject, students will be able to:
1. Combine the principles of user interface design with web programming concepts to develop dynamic web applications that are attractive to users.
2. Create Web Forms using IDE (Integrated Development Environment) by drag-and-
dropping server controls.
3. Use the object oriented features of web programming.
4. Explain the main web programming concepts and techniques and select an appropriate technique for a particular context.
5. Deploy part of their programs over the Internet through web services for other Web applications to use.

Extra Information
Generic Extra Information:
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