Web Application Development

Dublin City University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Web Application Development

  • Host University

    Dublin City University

  • Location

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    Electronics Engineering

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    Web application development is the creation and maintenance of software applications to be used on the Internet. It is performed by set of specific, specialised coders with skills in a variety of protocols, languages and frameworks. This module is intended to provide students with an in-depth knowledge of the underlying issues involved in the development of web applications. The focus is on demonstrating a number of typically (but not exclusively) Java-based technologies and how these systems can be combined to create modern web applications.

    Learning Outcomes
    1. design and implement basic web applications through the java programming language
    2. use the core building blocks for web-based systems to incrementally create web applications
    3. create database structures to represent real-world entities and interact with these structures through SQL and JDBC
    4. implement and demonstrate, in software, a set of technologies used in the development of modern web applications
    5. explain a number of the challenges facing web application developers and provide solutions to address these issues

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.