2503ICT: Summary introduction to the course


The purpose of the course is to introduce you to some standard Web technologies and teach you to build nontrivial, database-backed, interactive, Web applications.

Web applications

Design of Web applications

Implementation of Web applications

Technologies

TCP/IP (Internet), HTTP (communication protocol), HTML/XHTML (Web page content), CSS (Web page presentation), JavaScript (Web page behaviour), Apache (Web server), PHP (application logic), Smarty template language (application presentation), SQL (database query language), MySQL (database mangement system), XML (data representation).

Methodologies

Database design, application design, programming, software engineering.

The course

Mode of delivery

This is an on-campus course with a supporting Web site: http://www.ict.griffith.edu.au/teaching/2503ICT/

Goals

Studying

Assessment

Summary

We try to make this an interesting and practical course.

But designing and implementing Web applications is difficult.

It is thus necessary to work hard throughout the semester.


Last updated: $Date: 2013/03/07 01:21:53 $, by Rodney Topor