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You must either have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject, or currently be enrolled in the following subject(s) in a prior study period; or enrol in the following subject(s) to study prior to this subject:
Please note that your enrolment in this subject is conditional on successful completion of these prerequisite subject(s). If you study the prerequisite subject(s) in the study period immediately prior to studying this subject, your result for the prerequisite subject(s) will not be finalised prior to the close of enrolment. In this situation, should you not complete your prerequisite subject(s) successfully you should not continue with your enrolment in this subject. If you are currently enrolled in the prerequisite subject(s) and believe you may not complete these all successfully, it is your responsibility to reschedule your study of this subject to give you time to re-attempt the prerequisite subject(s)
To enrol in this subject you will need to pass (UNE-COSC101 or UNE-COSC110) and (UNE-COSC110 or UNE-COSC120) subjects. Please note as UNE results are released after the close of enrolment date, your enrolment into this subject will be withdrawn if you do not receive a satisfactory result for(UNE-COSC101 or UNE-COSC110) and (UNE-COSC110 or UNE-COSC120).
EquipmentDetails - Headphones or speakers (required to listen to lectures and other media)
Headset, including microphone (highly recommended)
Webcam (may be required for participation in virtual classrooms and/or media
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It is essential for students to have reliable internet access in order to participate in and complete your units, regardless of whether they contain an on campus attendance or intensive school component.
Textbook information is not available until approximately 8 weeks prior to the commencement of the Teaching period.
Students are expected to purchase prescribed material.
Textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.
The internet has changed the way people interact with, and think about computers. From online news to social networking sites the diversity of ways that we utilise the internet is immense yet how many people understand how this technology works and how to create a web page?
Assessment 1: 1500 words. Notes - 5 Online quizzes. 1500 words. All assessment tasks must be attempted. Relates to Learning Outcomes 1, 2, 3 , 4, 5, 6
Assessment 2: Programming task. All assessment tasks must be attempted. Relates to Learning Outcomes 2,3.
Assessment 3: Programming task. All assessment tasks must be attempted. Relates to Learning Outcomes 2, 3, 4
Assessment 4: Web development project. All assessment tasks must be attempted. Relates to Learning Outcomes 2, 3, 5, 6
Final Examination: 2 hrs 15 mins. It is mandatory to pass this component in order to pass the unit. Relates to Learning Outcomes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6.
There is a supervised exam at the end of the teaching period in which you are enrolled. The exam will be offered online with supervision via webcam and screen sharing technology. Coordinated by UNE Exams Unit.
UNE manages supervised exams associated with your UNE subjects. Prior to census date, UNE releases exam timetables. They’ll email important exam information directly to your UNE email address.