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Design for Dynamic Data (9394.3)

Level: Level 3 - Undergraduate Advanced Unit
Credit Points: 3
HECS Bands:

Band 1 2013-2020 (Expires 31 Dec 2020) Band 2 2021 (Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021) Band 4 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan 2021)

Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Design
Discipline: School of Design and the Built Environment


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    • Semester 2, 2020, ON-CAMPUS, TQB-SB (196177) - View
    • Semester 2, 2019, ON-CAMPUS, TQB-SB (191283) - View
    • Semester 2, 2018, ONLINE, BRUCE (178783) - View
    • Semester 2, 2018, ON-CAMPUS, TQB-SB (178359) - View
    • Semester 2, 2018, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (178361) - View
    • Semester 2, 2017, FLEXIBLE, BRUCE (164713) - View
    • Semester 2, 2016, FLEXIBLE, BRUCE (162316) - View
    • Semester 2, 2015, FLEXIBLE, BRUCE (139677) - View

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    The Application Programming Interface (API) has become a constant on todays web. Services such as Twitter, FaceBook, YouTube, Flickr, Gmail, Wordpress and Tumblr all offer access through their well documented APIs. This unit focuses on the creative cultural opportunities afforded by the advent of APIs. Students work with a variety of APIs to develop innovative web applications, and employ appropriate development and evaluation methodologies for their context.

    Learning Outcomes

    On completion of this unit students will be able to:

    1. Design and develop a web application using one or more dynamic APIs;

    2. Identify, analyse and adapt appropriate design conventions;

    3. Identify and implement coding frameworks;

    4. Identify and apply appropriate development and testing methodologies; and

    5. Document design and development processes and outcomes.

    Assessment Items

    Contact Hours

    3 hours





    Assumed Knowledge

    Web design knowledge and expertise. Knowledge of graphic design and expertise with design software.

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