Creating Web Applications

COS60004 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn, Sarawak Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 48 Hours

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

2021 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 2

2 Aug 21 - 31 Oct 21

7 Dec 21

Last self enrolment:
15 Aug 21

31 Aug 21


Concurrent Requisite.
A unit can be either completed prior to commencing study or taken at the same time.
completed a similar unit or the content is similar
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 web sites using a both client and server-side programming languages.

Unit Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this unit students will be able to:
#Unit Learning Outcome Description
ULO1Describe the role of networking in the context of web including tools to configure web clients and servers
ULO2Demonstrate the use of mark up and presentation languages in creating web pages
ULO3Demonstrate the use of server scripting and database access to create data driven webpages
ULO4Describe the interaction between components of a web application, and comment on issues related to privacy, security, and commercial and social issues
ULO5Conduct a comparative analysis of contemporary approaches to developing Internet applications, their purpose, internal architectures, and related issues