What will our future phones and devices do? How will our cars, houses and appliances connect seamlessly in day-to-day life?
In this Degree programme, you will learn the theory, design, techniques and practices required to develop software systems for the internet, cloud and mobile devices, with a focus on client-server and mobile applications.
You will also explore advanced web programming, mobile application development, software development frameworks, databases, web and mobile computing, and IT professional practice project.
In the final year of your programme, you will take part in an IT Professional Practice Project unit. This will include working in a team with other students and consulting with real clients to recommend, develop and implement new technologies to solve business problems.
Students have the option to enrol in either single or double majors.
Mobile and Web Application Development
ICT 285 Databases
ICT 284 Systems Analysis and Design
ICT 286 Web and Mobile Computing
ICT 375 Advanced Web Programming
ICT 376 Mobile Application Development
ICT 365 Software Development Frameworks
ICT 302 IT Professional Practice Project
ICT 167 Principles of Computer Science
ICT283 Data Structures and Abstractions
ICT284 Systems Analysis and Design
ICT373 Software Architectures
ICT374 Operating Systems and Systems Programming
ICT319 Intelligent Systems
ICT302 IT Professional Practice Project
*Units common to both majors need to be taken only once. Students may be required to complete two general electives. Also, students may be required to complete ICT 167 Principle of Computer Science if they are not exempted.
Students are required to complete the following common units:
BSC203 Introduction to ICT Research Methods
BSC301 Applied Research Skills in ICT
BRD209 Creativity and Innovation
Students with Murdoch University-recognised Kaplan Diplomas or relevant Private Diplomas or Polytechnic Diplomas will be given up to 8-module exemptions and gain entry to Year 2 of the programme. As students can gain entry direct to Year 2 of the programme, they can complete the programme in 16 months instead of 28 months.
The BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN MOBILE AND WEB APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT AND COMPUTER SCIENCE (Double Major) accepts a wide range of qualifications with advanced standing:
The total fee covers university registration, lectures/tutorials/workshops and assessments such as assignments/tests/examinations/projects (where applicable), programme materials in digital format, Degree (if earned) and transcript.