Course

Web Programming


Course code BIT608

This online web programming course will provide you with the knowledge and skills required to develop client-side and server-side web-based applications utilising contemporary software development standards. 

You will develop a functioning web-based solution from a design brief, and will implement it according to a test plan.

How to enrol

Before enrolling in this course you need to:

  • Choose the qualification you will study the course under. See the Work towards tab below for qualification options.
  • Check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses tab on the qualification page.
  • Level 6  
    Credits 20 
  • Study type Trimester  
    EFTS 0.1667  
  • Availability
    2019 :  
    Trimester 1 enrol by 12 Feb 2019 to start 25 Feb 2019
    Trimester 2 enrol by 23 Jun 2019 to start 1 Jul 2019
    Trimester 3 enrol by 20 Oct 2019 to start 28 Oct 2019
  • Delivery type
    2019 :  
    Trimester 1, 2 & 3 2019 Online only
  • Workload

    Allow approximately 10-12 hours study time per week for each 20 credit course. This may be higher around assessment due dates or exam time.

  • Fees
    2019 :  
    NZ students $730 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students $2,254 + $60 annual administration fee
  • Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying  

Students who successfully complete this online web programming course will be able to

  • Use a design brief, based on analysis requirements and a feasibility study, for developing client-side and server-side web content
  • Develop server-side web content using contemporary scripting languages that interacts with the client-side.
  • Utilise applicable standards and protocols, and address the security issues associated with web development
  • Analyse website performance and identify and correct problems uncovered by testing and/or user feedback 
  • Publish the tested web solution and create new or update existing web system design and workflow documents

Assessment

This course is 100% internally assessed

Textbooks

No textbooks are required for this course

Other requirements

Your course is delivered 100% online. To complete this course you will need access to a computer or device, broadband internet and a data plan able to support online learning such as streaming of videos (including YouTube), downloading content and submitting online assessments. If you are unsure if your current computer/device or internet access allows you to complete your online learning with us, please contact us before applying to enrol.