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Introduction to Internet and Mobile Technologies (ICT108)
|Organisational Unit||Information Technology, Mathematics and Statistics|
|Unit Learning Outcomes||At the conclusion of the course, student should:
* be a knowledgeable user of the Internet, the World Wide Web, and Mobile Internet.
* have acquired some ability to extend your Internet knowledge and skills unassisted.
* be able to appreciate societal and some business issues relating to Internet and Mobile technologies.
|Timetabled Learning Activities||Lectures: 2 hours per week; laboratory: 2 hours per week (1 hour unsupervised).|
|Assessment||Practical Exercises: 10% of the total marks; completed in the tutorial class for internal students and online for externals with feedback via email.
Assignment: 15% of the total marks; use of the materials covered in topics 1 to 4 to create a web site.
Project: 30% of the total marks; students use self-directed study, and most of the materials covered in the unit, to develop a website.
Feedback for the assignment and project will be provided through the LMS.
Closed Book Theory Examination: 45% of the total marks.
|Notes||Each student is expected to read the lecture notes and any recommended materials relevant to the topic each week. Students will also need to spend some time doing the lab exercises for that week. In addition each student needs to complete one assignment, a project and sit the final examination.|
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|Internet Access Requirements||Murdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.|
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