MOBILE APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT WITH ANDROID

CSE2MAX

2018

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

The focus of this subject is the skills and knowledge required to develop mobile applications based on the Android mobile platform. The subject provides information on creating Android applications responding to events, using features of the mobile device, using communication protocols, web connectivity and using different data persistence techniques. The subject also provides information on designing, debugging and developing applications that optimise the performance.

SchoolSchool Engineering&Mathematical Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Must be admitted in SBAIO and have passed CSE1PGX

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects CSE2MAD

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsMobile application developmentPrescribedComputer Power Institute, 2017Didasko Digital
ReadingsAndroid 6 for Programmers: An App-Driven Approach (3rd Ed)RecommendedPaul Deitel, Harvey Deital and Alexander Wald (2015)Pearson

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Explain fundamental concepts involved with developing mobile applications

Activities:
Multimedia presentation and Computer Power Learning Content will form the main learning. Self- paced online practical activities, quizzes and webinars will be used to reinforce the learning.

02. Debug an Android application using different tools and techniques

Activities:
Multimedia presentation and Computer Power Learning Content will form the main learning. Webinars will be used to demonstrate the skills and techniques on debugging. Discussion forums will be used to answer any further follow- up questions.

03. Develop an Android application that responds to events

Activities:
Computer Power Learning Content will form the main learning.

04. Programming using features available on an Android mobile device

Activities:
Webinars will be used to demonstrate the skills and techniques on how to use several common features in mobile devices when creating Android apps.

05. Create Android applications that optimise performance

Activities:
Computer Power Learning Content will form the main learning.

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Online, 2018, Study Block 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 02 - 13
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 02 to week 13 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One 20-minute online quiz (400 word equivalent)Assess theoretical knowledge10 01
One x 1000-word report on Android applicationStudents will create an Android application, debug and test it. They document their work in a project report25 02, 03, 04
One x 1000-word report on Android applicationStudents will create an Android application, debug and test it. They document their work in a project report25 02, 03, 04
One x 1000-word report on Android update and reviewStudent use the applications that they created in earlier assessments and update and review them for performance.25 02, 03, 04, 05
One x 20-minute individual online presentation (1000 words equivalent) 15 02, 03, 04, 05

Online, 2018, Study Block 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 06 - 17
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 06 to week 17 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One 20-minute online quiz (400 word equivalent)Assess theoretical knowledge10 01
One x 1000-word report on Android applicationStudents will create an Android application, debug and test it. They document their work in a project report25 02, 03, 04
One x 1000-word report on Android applicationStudents will create an Android application, debug and test it. They document their work in a project report25 02, 03, 04
One x 1000-word report on Android update and reviewStudent use the applications that they created in earlier assessments and update and review them for performance.25 02, 03, 04, 05
One x 20-minute individual online presentation (1000 words equivalent) 15 02, 03, 04, 05

Online, 2018, Study Block 3, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 10 - 21
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 21 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One 20-minute online quiz (400 word equivalent)Assess theoretical knowledge10 01
One x 1000-word report on Android applicationStudents will create an Android application, debug and test it. They document their work in a project report25 02, 03, 04
One x 1000-word report on Android applicationStudents will create an Android application, debug and test it. They document their work in a project report25 02, 03, 04
One x 1000-word report on Android update and reviewStudent use the applications that they created in earlier assessments and update and review them for performance.25 02, 03, 04, 05
One x 20-minute individual online presentation (1000 words equivalent) 15 02, 03, 04, 05

Online, 2018, Study Block 4, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 15 - 26
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 15 to week 26 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One 20-minute online quiz (400 word equivalent)Assess theoretical knowledge10 01
One x 1000-word report on Android applicationStudents will create an Android application, debug and test it. They document their work in a project report25 02, 03, 04
One x 1000-word report on Android applicationStudents will create an Android application, debug and test it. They document their work in a project report25 02, 03, 04
One x 1000-word report on Android update and reviewStudent use the applications that they created in earlier assessments and update and review them for performance.25 02, 03, 04, 05
One x 20-minute individual online presentation (1000 words equivalent) 15 02, 03, 04, 05

Online, 2018, Study Block 5, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 19 - 30
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 19 to week 30 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One 20-minute online quiz (400 word equivalent)Assess theoretical knowledge10 01
One x 1000-word report on Android applicationStudents will create an Android application, debug and test it. They document their work in a project report25 02, 03, 04
One x 1000-word report on Android applicationStudents will create an Android application, debug and test it. They document their work in a project report25 02, 03, 04
One x 1000-word report on Android update and reviewStudent use the applications that they created in earlier assessments and update and review them for performance.25 02, 03, 04, 05
One x 20-minute individual online presentation (1000 words equivalent) 15 02, 03, 04, 05

Online, 2018, Study Block 6, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 23 - 34
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 23 to week 34 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One 20-minute online quiz (400 word equivalent)Assess theoretical knowledge10 01
One x 1000-word report on Android applicationStudents will create an Android application, debug and test it. They document their work in a project report25 02, 03, 04
One x 1000-word report on Android applicationStudents will create an Android application, debug and test it. They document their work in a project report25 02, 03, 04
One x 1000-word report on Android update and reviewStudent use the applications that they created in earlier assessments and update and review them for performance.25 02, 03, 04, 05
One x 20-minute individual online presentation (1000 words equivalent) 15 02, 03, 04, 05

Online, 2018, Study Block 7, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 28 - 39
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 28 to week 39 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One 20-minute online quiz (400 word equivalent)Assess theoretical knowledge10 01
One x 1000-word report on Android applicationStudents will create an Android application, debug and test it. They document their work in a project report25 02, 03, 04
One x 1000-word report on Android applicationStudents will create an Android application, debug and test it. They document their work in a project report25 02, 03, 04
One x 1000-word report on Android update and reviewStudent use the applications that they created in earlier assessments and update and review them for performance.25 02, 03, 04, 05
One x 20-minute individual online presentation (1000 words equivalent) 15 02, 03, 04, 05

Online, 2018, Study Block 8, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 32 - 43
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One 20-minute online quiz (400 word equivalent)Assess theoretical knowledge10 01
One x 1000-word report on Android applicationStudents will create an Android application, debug and test it. They document their work in a project report25 02, 03, 04
One x 1000-word report on Android applicationStudents will create an Android application, debug and test it. They document their work in a project report25 02, 03, 04
One x 1000-word report on Android update and reviewStudent use the applications that they created in earlier assessments and update and review them for performance.25 02, 03, 04, 05
One x 20-minute individual online presentation (1000 words equivalent) 15 02, 03, 04, 05

Online, 2018, Study Block 9, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 36 - 47
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 36 to week 47 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One 20-minute online quiz (400 word equivalent)Assess theoretical knowledge10 01
One x 1000-word report on Android applicationStudents will create an Android application, debug and test it. They document their work in a project report25 02, 03, 04
One x 1000-word report on Android applicationStudents will create an Android application, debug and test it. They document their work in a project report25 02, 03, 04
One x 1000-word report on Android update and reviewStudent use the applications that they created in earlier assessments and update and review them for performance.25 02, 03, 04, 05
One x 20-minute individual online presentation (1000 words equivalent) 15 02, 03, 04, 05

Online, 2018, Study Block 10, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 41 - 52
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 41 to week 52 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One 20-minute online quiz (400 word equivalent)Assess theoretical knowledge10 01
One x 1000-word report on Android applicationStudents will create an Android application, debug and test it. They document their work in a project report25 02, 03, 04
One x 1000-word report on Android applicationStudents will create an Android application, debug and test it. They document their work in a project report25 02, 03, 04
One x 1000-word report on Android update and reviewStudent use the applications that they created in earlier assessments and update and review them for performance.25 02, 03, 04, 05
One x 20-minute individual online presentation (1000 words equivalent) 15 02, 03, 04, 05

Online, 2018, Study Block 11, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 45
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day in week 45 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One 20-minute online quiz (400 word equivalent)Assess theoretical knowledge10 01
One x 1000-word report on Android applicationStudents will create an Android application, debug and test it. They document their work in a project report25 02, 03, 04
One x 1000-word report on Android applicationStudents will create an Android application, debug and test it. They document their work in a project report25 02, 03, 04
One x 1000-word report on Android update and reviewStudent use the applications that they created in earlier assessments and update and review them for performance.25 02, 03, 04, 05
One x 20-minute individual online presentation (1000 words equivalent) 15 02, 03, 04, 05

Online, 2018, Study Block 12, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 49
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day in week 49 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One 20-minute online quiz (400 word equivalent)Assess theoretical knowledge10 01
One x 1000-word report on Android applicationStudents will create an Android application, debug and test it. They document their work in a project report25 02, 03, 04
One x 1000-word report on Android applicationStudents will create an Android application, debug and test it. They document their work in a project report25 02, 03, 04
One x 1000-word report on Android update and reviewStudent use the applications that they created in earlier assessments and update and review them for performance.25 02, 03, 04, 05
One x 20-minute individual online presentation (1000 words equivalent) 15 02, 03, 04, 05