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.

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


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 (ULO)

On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:

Analyse the role of networking in the context of the web including tools to configure web clients and servers
Demonstrate the use of mark up and presentation languages in creating web pages
Create data driven webpages to demonstrate the use of server scripting and database access
Describe the interaction between components of a web application, and comment on issues related to privacy, security, and commercial and social issues
Conduct a comparative analysis of contemporary approaches to developing Internet applications, their purpose, internal architectures, and related issues