Creating Web Applications

COS10011 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn, Sarawak 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.

2023 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 2

31 Jul 23 - 29 Oct 23

5 Dec 23

Last self enrolment:
13 Aug 23

31 Aug 23

Last withdraw without fail:
15 Sep 23


Concurrent Pre-requisite (can do prior or in same study period)
COS10009 Introduction to Programming
SWE20004 Technical Software Development
Anti-requisites (cannot do as similar in content to COS10011)
Assumed Knowledge
Basic familiarity with any procedural programming language

Aims and objectives

This unit introduces the technology of the World Wide Web and concepts of Client-Server computing. Students will develop dynamic, data-driven websites using both client- and server-side programming languages.

Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)
Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:

1. Describe the role of networking in the context of web including tools to configure web clients and servers
2. Demonstrate the use of mark up and presentation languages in creating web pages
3. Create data-driven web pages to demonstrate the use of server scripting and database access
4. Analyse the interaction between components of a web application, and comment on issues related to privacy, security, and commercial and social issues