Learn the theory, design, techniques and practices used to develop software for the internet and cloud, with a focus on web-based client server applications and mobile applications.
- Part or full-time
(Student visa holders must study full-time)
- Part or full-time
- 3 years full-time or part-time equivalent
In this course you will learn the theory, design, techniques and practices used to develop software systems for the internet and cloud, with a focus on web-based client server applications and mobile applications.
You will learn advanced web programming, mobile application development for major mobile operating system platforms, cloud computing, server database management and programming, XML and web services, and cross-platform development.
You can combine Mobile and Web Application Development with another major to expand your expertise and career prospects. Recommended double majors for this course include Computer Science, Cyber Forensics and Information Security, Games Software Design and Production or Games Technology.
This course is accredited at the Professional level with the Australian Computer Society (ACS). When you graduate you’ll find your skills in high demand across business, industry and government agencies working as a web system developer, mobile application developer, programmer, systems analyst, database administrator, computer systems and network administrator, user support officer or software engineer.
For further admission information about this course, please download our Information Pack.
- Perth Campus or external
- Mid-year start available (Domestic students)
- Mid-year start available (International students)
- School of Engineering and Information Technology
Each course has a number of credit points that must be completed for you to graduate. Find out what’s required to meet the credit points for this course.
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There may be a reduction in choice of units if completing this course in the external mode. Individual units may require access to specific nominated software.
Fees & Scholarships for Domestic StudentsInternational Students
At Murdoch, you pay for the individual units you enrol in, not an overall course fee. The total cost of your course will therefore vary depending on what units you choose. Use our online Course Fee Calculator to estimate the amount you will need to pay.
We understand you may need help financially whilst studying for your qualification. We therefore offer eligible students a wide range of scholarships, prizes and awards across a variety of categories. Find out what scholarships Murdoch has on offer, and whether you’re eligible to apply.
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