Undergraduate major

Mobile and Web Application Development

Have you ever thought about how the apps on your phone, tablet, smart watch, TV or car are developed? In this course, you’ll learn how to design and develop web and mobile applications for current and emerging devices.

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Murdoch code

MJ-MAWAD

Study mode

Part Time or Full Time

Selection rank

70

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Overview

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, you’ll 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 applications and mobile applications.

You’ll also explore advanced web programming, mobile application development for major mobile operating systems, cloud computing, server database management and programming, web services, and cross-platform development.

In the final year of your degree, you’ll take part in a 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.

3 reasons to study Mobile and Web Applications Development at Murdoch

  • Make use of our brand new IT Innovation Hub, fitted out with the latest mixed and augmented reality equipment, operational data centre and high performance computing capabilities.
  • Take on real-world clients with project based units.
  • Access great scholarships like the Westpac Young Technologists Scholarship Program.

What you’ll learn

Build the knowledge and skills you need to meet your career or study goals. Here are some of the things you’ll learn:

  • Systems analysis, design and development.
  • Advanced web programming.
  • Web and mobile computing.
  • Software development frameworks.
  • Mobile application development.

Your future career

Graduating with a major in Mobile and Web Application Development, you’ll possess the required skills for a range of careers in Australia and overseas.

Careers could include:

  • Mobile Application Developer
  • Computer Systems and Network Administrator
  • Web Developer or Programmer
  • Software Engineer
  • Systems Analyst

Professional recognition

This course is accredited at the professional level with the Australian Computer Society (ACS).

For further admission information about this course, please download our Information Pack.

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Trimester 3 Trimester 3
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English Requirements

You must meet a minimum standard in English to study at Murdoch, which can be demonstrated through either English proficiency testsuniversity preparation coursesEnglish language coursesprevious tertiary study or vocational education.

 

Advanced Standing

Everyone has a different path to university so if you’ve already completed formal or informal learning, you could receive advanced standing. Also known as recognition of prior learning, advanced standing can reduce the amount of study needed to complete your degree by giving you credit for certain units.

Formal learning can include previous study in higher education vocational education or adult and community education. Informal learning can include on the job learning, various kinds of work and life experience.

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Adjustment for Murdoch RISE

Murdoch RISE is a selection rank adjustment, as part of our commitment to helping students from regional, Indigenous and low socio-economic backgrounds gain university entry.

If you achieve an ATAR of 60.00 - 89.95, a Murdoch RISE adjustment factor of up to 10.00 points may help you get into your preferred course. Murdoch RISE can increase your selection rank up to a maximum of 90.00.

There’s no application or need to register. If you are eligible, the adjustment factor is automatically added to your raw ATAR score when you apply.

 

This information applies to courses offered at our Australian campuses only. Courses offered at our Dubai, Singapore and Myanmar campuses or delivered by Open Universities Australia may have different requirements.

Advanced Standing

Everyone has a different path to university so if you’ve already completed formal or informal learning, you could receive advanced standing. Also known as recognition of prior learning, advanced standing can reduce the amount of study needed to complete your degree by giving you credit for certain units.

Formal learning can include previous study in higher education vocational education or adult and community education. Informal learning can include on the job learning, various kinds of work and life experience.

Find out more

 

This information applies to courses offered at our Australian campuses only. Courses offered at our Dubai, Singapore and Myanmar campuses or delivered by Open Universities Australia may have different requirements.

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