Credit points: 15

Subject outline

Topics covered in this subject include Web programming, audience-based web page/site development: HTML and DHTML links, images, Image Map, tables, frames, form; style sheets, JavaScript; logical design of web user interface; usability testing, web presence and visibility; XML, AJAX, and XSLT.

SchoolEngineering and Mathematical Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorScott Mann

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites CSE4OOF and admission in one of the following courses: SMIT, SMITCN, SGIT or SGCS Admission in SMICT or SMCSC - no pre-requisite rule applies


Incompatible subjectsCSE2ICE

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready


Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Apply the principles of Web user interface design in analysing and building Web sites.
02. Design and build Web sites using a systematic engineering process
03. Identify the issues of usability testing; articulate different forms of usability testing and where they are used; execute usability testing on Web sites
04. Construct Web sites using a combination of DHTML technologies and simple server-side scripting
05. Document a Web site design using textual and diagrammatic formats
06. Design, and program a mobile website - and to see how the mobile version complements the desktop version, and appreciate the importance of the mobile Web

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Blended


Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorScott Mann

Class requirements

Laboratory ClassWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 hours laboratory class per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 hour lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.


Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2-hour Quiz

N/AOther written examIndividualNo5 SILO4

3-hour Written examination

N/ACentral examIndividualNo65 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Assignment 1: building a website(equivalent to 1000 words)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Assignment 2: mobile website(equivalent to 500 words)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo10 SILO6