University of Technology Sydney

31285 Mobile Applications Development

Requisite(s): 31244 Applications Programming OR 31469 Object-oriented Design OR 48024 Applications Programming
Anti-requisite(s): 31090 Mobile Programming
Recommended studies: basic programming experience is assumed



This subject covers the theory and technologies for the development of applications for mobile devices as well as introducing design principles for applications for small devices. It addresses Android for mobile devices. The subject also provides a basis for understanding how different techniques can be used to develop distributed mobile applications.

Through hands-on laboratory exercises, students are given practice in mobile applications programming and develop their problem solving and research skills in a collaborative classroom environment. Students then put these skills to use on an application idea of their choosing, and individually develop their idea into a complete, medium-sized mobile application.

Typical availability

Autumn session, City campus
Spring session, City campus

Detailed subject description.

Fee information

Information to assist with determining the applicable fee type can be found at Understanding fees.

Access conditions

Note: The requisite information presented in this subject description covers only academic requisites. Full details of all enforced rules, covering both academic and admission requisites, are available at access conditions and My Student Admin.