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Undergraduate - Area of study

Students who commenced study in 2013 should refer to this area of study entry for direction on the requirments; to check which units are currently available for enrolment, refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your area of study.

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This area of study entry applies to students commencing this course in 2013 and should be read in conjunction with the relevant course entry in the Handbook. Any units listed for this area of study relate only to the 'Requirements' outlined in the Faculty of Information Technology component of any bachelors double degrees.

Managing facultyFaculty of Information Technology
Offered byGippsland School of Information Technology
South Africa School of Information Technology
Campus(es)Gippsland, South Africa
CoordinatorDr Shyh Wei Teng (Off-campus); Mr Neil Manson (South Africa)

Notes

  • Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.
  • This major is offered off-campus from Gippsland and on-campus at South Africa.

Description

This major is ideal for technically-minded problem solvers who like to get behind the scenes and work within and across networks and web technologies and the applications that drive them. This major provides essential IT knowledge and skills to prepare graduates for careers in fields such as e-commerce, application software development, systems analysis and design, network management and database design. This major offers specialist units in networks, data communications and web programming.

Units

To qualify for the award of Bachelor of Information Technology and Systems or Bachelor of Computer and Information Sciences with a major or minor in applications development and networks, students must complete the requirements outlined below.

Major in applications development and networks

Students complete:

  • FIT2005 Software analysis, design and architecture
  • FIT2009 Data structures and algorithms
  • FIT2020 Network architecture
  • FIT2029 Web programming (off-campus) or FIT2081 Mobile applications development (South Africa)
  • FIT2034 Computer programming 2
  • FIT3031 Information and network security
  • FIT3037 Software engineering
  • FIT3046 Operating environments

Minor in applications development and networks

Students complete:

  • FIT2005 Software analysis, design and architecture
  • FIT2020 Network architecture
  • FIT2029 Web programming (off-campus) or FIT2081 Mobile applications development (South Africa)
  • FIT3046 Operating environments

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Relevant courses

  • 3831 Bachelor of Business and Commerce and Bachelor of Information Technology and Systems
  • 4307 Bachelor of Computer and Information Sciences
  • 3334 Bachelor of Information Technology and Systems