Web Programming

Course code INFT3050Units 10Level 3000Faculty of Science and Information TechnologySchool of Design, Communication and IT

Introduces concepts and skills needed to develop and manage small to medium web facing server systems. Covers object oriented techniques, event-driven programming, development or effective user interfaces, database integration and server side scripting.

Available in 2015

Callaghan CampusSemester 2
OurimbahSemester 2
UoN SingaporeTrimester 1, Trimester 3
Previously offered in 2014
ObjectivesOn successful completion of this course, students will have:

1. Acquired the knowledge and developed the skills needed to prototype a web-based end-user server-side application using a comprehensive contemporary development environment.
2. Acquired the knowledge and developed the skills needed to produce web browser interfaces that are aesthetic, intuitive and easy to use.
3. Acquired the knowledge and developed the skills to connect to databases from a comprehensive server-side web system.
4. Developed the skills needed to design, implement and present reports from a database.
Content1. Web based server side systems
2. Event Driven Programming
3. Server and Client side scripting
4. Interactive Development Environments (IDE's)
5. Object-oriented design, reuse, the user interface
6. Database interfacing
Replacing Course(s)INFT2008 Information Systems Programming
TransitionCredit cannot be obtained for both INFT3050 and INFT2008.
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeINFT1004 Visual Programming and INFT2040 Database Management Systems
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsLecture
Assessment Items
Essays / Written AssignmentsPractical design and programming assignments are employed to demonstrate and provide the opportunity for students to develop practical skills by examining, modifying, building and implementing contemporary web-based applications.
Examination: FormalThe final examination focuses on assessment of the student's understanding of the conceptual material introduced within the course.
Contact HoursLecture: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Workshop: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Timetables2015 Course Timetables for INFT3050