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CP3402 - Content Management Systems

Credit points: 3
Year: 2021
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: College of Science and Engineering

In this subject, students will learn about Web-based Content Management Systems (CMS), and use them to develop websites. Students will review CMS tools and technologies and evaluate them in terms of client requirements. Students will develop sites using front-end (client-side) and back-end (server-side) programming while considering issues of interface and user experience, accessibility and Web standards.

Learning Outcomes

  • appraise the role of content management technologies to acquire, organise and present web content;
  • create and deploy websites using Content Management Systems, including creation and editing content, creating custom templates or themes, and performing site management;
  • Examine installation and maintenance considerations for modern websites.

Subject Assessment

    Prerequisites: (CP1404 OR CP1804 AND CP1406 OR CP1806) OR CP2010, AND 24 CREDIT POINTS OF CP SUBJECTS
    Inadmissible
    Subject
    Combinations:
    CP5637

    Availabilities

    Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
    Census Date 25-Mar-2021
    Workload expectations:

    The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

    • 13 hours lectures (didactic or interactive)
    • 24 hours practicals
    • assessment and self-directed study

    External, Study Period 1
    Census Date 25-Mar-2021
    Workload expectations:

    The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

    • 0 hours
    • assessment and self-directed study

    Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
    Census Date 25-Mar-2021
    Workload expectations:

    The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

    • 13 hours lectures (didactic or interactive)
    • 24 hours practicals
    • assessment and self-directed study

    JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 51
    Census Date 08-Apr-2021
    Workload expectations:

    The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

    • 37 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops/ Practicals; Lecturer directed activities
    • assessment and self-directed study

    JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 53
    Census Date 02-Dec-2021
    Workload expectations:

    The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

    • 37 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops/ Practicals; Lecturer directed activities
    • assessment and self-directed study

    JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 23
    Census Date 09-Dec-2021
    Workload expectations:

    The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

    • 13 hours lectures (didactic or interactive)
    • 24 hours practicals
    • assessment and self-directed study

    Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.