At the completion of this online Web Programming unit from Open Universities Australia and RMIT University, students will be able to define fundamental web protocols and systems including XHTML, HTTP, URLs, CSS, SSI, and XML.
Using the most up-to-date technology, information and learning tools you will be capable of designing and implementing interactive websites and be aware of user experience principles such as usability, accessibility and internationalisation.
It’s recommended that you have completed the following unit or have equivalent knowledge in:
Areas of study
In this Web Programming unit, study topics include:
Markup languages, XHTML, intro to CSS
More on CSS
Server side includes (SSI)
PHP (6 Weeks)
This unit is a core requirement in the following courses:
Bachelor of Arts (Internet Communications), Curtin University
Bachelor of Technology (Computing Studies), RMIT University
This unit is part of a major, minor, stream or specialisation in the following course:
Bachelor of Technology (Information Systems), Swinburne University of Technology
Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.
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Learning web programming allows you to forge a career in the in-demand field of website building and development. This unit will give you the skills to be able to design and build interactive websites using best-practice principles.
How else will I benefit from this unit?
Upon successful completion of this unit you will receive credit for competencies in Web Programming from RMIT University.
Studying online means you can study where you want, at your own pace.
Gain industry-relevant skills and transferrable knowledge.
Government financial support through FEE-HELP may be available.
Studying single units allows you the flexibility to work towards a qualification at your own pace.
Receive Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for this unit across a number of OUA’s full degree programs.
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If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive government FEE-HELP, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.
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You may be eligible to receive HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP for this course!
This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP government loan schemes. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).
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