Web Technologies

Course code BIT695

This online course will provide you with an introduction to the technologies required for developing applications for the World Wide Web (WWW), including dynamic and mobile content. You will be equipped with the knowledge and skills required to modify a website and to create a project plan for the development of a defined web application.

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 30 
  • Study type Trimester  
    EFTS 0.25  
  • 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 $1,248 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students $3,853 + $60 annual administration fee
  • Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying  

Students who successfully completed this course will be able to

  • Apply the standards and protocols, and define the security issues associated with Web applications
  • Describe the nature of static and dynamic content, and apply different approaches in serving content for a Web application
  • Apply and understand the basic modes of operation of Web application client-server models
  • Analyse and understand the requirements of producing a simple Web application, focusing on the usability and accessibility of the Web application
  • Evaluate and use a range of design tools and techniques for the development of an application
  • Create a project plan by defining a suitable architecture, design components and standards, development process, version control, and implementation of a Web application
  • Create a mobile application that transforms contents and integrates services

Computer requirements

This programme is delivered online so you will need to have regular access to a computer or device, a reliable broadband internet connection and a data plan to be able to support your online learning. You will need to stream videos, download content and submit assessments online. 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.


This course is 100% internally assessed

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