Computing Technology Inquiry Project

COS10026 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 48 hours face to face + Blended

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2022 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 2

1 Aug 22 - 30 Oct 22

6 Dec 22

Last self enrolment:
14 Aug 22

31 Aug 22

Last withdraw without fail:
16 Sep 22


Anti-requisite (similar unit in content)
COS10011 Creating Web Applications

Aims and objectives

This unit of study is a project-based unit in which students work in teams and aims to provide you with the skills to enquire and solve challenges oriented around computing technologies. You will also be provided with the skills to select and utilise appropriate computing technology tools to address these challenges. An Academic 'facilitator' will guide your learning towards achieving these outcomes.
On successful completion of this unit students will be able to:
#Unit Learning Outcome Description
ULO1Demonstrate the use of database modelling techniques to design a normalised database, based on user requirements
ULO2Demonstrate the use of mark up and presentation languages in creating web based applications
ULO3Describe the interaction between components of a web application, and comment on issues related to privacy, security, environmental sustainability, commercial and social issues
ULO4Conduct a comparative analysis of contemporary approaches to developing Internet applications, their purpose, internal architectures, and related issues
ULO5Apply project management skills to set goals, manage time, and write project management plans
ULO6Apply team frameworks and communicate within teams, stakeholders using appropriate verbal, written, and technological approaches

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