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CP3406 - Mobile Computing

Credit points: 03
Year: 2019
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: College of Science and Engineering

This subject enables students to explore the mobile ecosystem by creating mobile applications. Students will learn how to design, test, and deploy mobile applications using a modern mobile platform. The subject gives students an opportunity to appreciate and understand the capabilities of modern mobile devices by creating mobile applications that feature gesture control, device motion, GPS positioning, and social network interoperability.

Learning Outcomes

  • Gain practical experience using the software components of a modern mobile platform, and the hardware components of modern mobile devices;
  • Create and deploy mobile applications that adhere to the guidelines of a modern mobile platform;
  • Appreciate major aspects of the mobile ecosystem and how they relate to the knowledge economy;
  • Evaluate and discuss the technical aspects of mobile computing.
Prerequisites: (CP1404 AND 18 CREDIT POINTS OF CP SUBJECTS) OR (CP1404 AND ADMITTANCE TO BACHELOR OF ENGINEERING (COURSE CODES 102809 OR 116209))
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
CP3307 CP5307

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 28-Mar-2019
Lecturer: Dr Dmitry Konovalov.
Contact hours:
  • 50 hours - Combined lectures, practicals, and lecturer directed activities
    Assessment: project 1 (20%); project 2 (30%); subject participation (30%); technical presentation (20%).

    External, Study Period 1
    Census Date 28-Mar-2019
    Coordinator: Dr Jason Holdsworth
    Lecturer: Mr Aidan Possemiers.
    Contact hours:
    • 0 hours
      Assessment: project 1 (20%); project 2 (30%); subject participation (30%); technical presentation (20%).

      Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
      Census Date 28-Mar-2019
      Coordinator: Dr Jason Holdsworth
      Lecturer: Dr Dmitry Konovalov.
      Contact hours:
      • 50 hours - Combined lectures, practicals, and lecturer directed activities
        Assessment: project 1 (20%); project 2 (30%); subject participation (30%); technical presentation (20%).

        JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 51
        Census Date 11-Apr-2019
        Contact hours:
        • 50 hours - Combined lectures, practicals, and lecturer directed activities
          Assessment: project 1 (20%); project 2 (30%); subject participation (30%); technical presentation (20%).

          JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 53
          Census Date 05-Dec-2019
          Contact hours:
          • 50 hours - Combined lectures, practicals, and lecturer directed activities
            Assessment: project 1 (20%); project 2 (30%); subject participation (30%); technical presentation (20%).

            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.