Web Development - structure

Graduate Diploma

With the global mobile app market booming and expected to be worth $139 billion by 2021, it is no surprise that it is common for established organisations to have a web presence which includes complex interacting systems.

Web development is a critical application area for computer science. Many of the largest technology companies maintain large scale web applications, providing services such as social media, search, advertising and video and audio streaming.

By studying this Graduate Diploma you will be able to:

  • demonstrate a sound understanding of the main areas of web development, with an ability to exercise critical judgement to the evaluation of web-based applications.
  • apply a critical understanding of essential concepts, principles and practices of web development, and critically evaluate the results.
  • produce work involving problem identification, the analysis, the design or the development of a system, with appropriate documentation, recognising the important relationships between these.

To gain a Graduate Diploma (Web Development), you must complete:

  • three core modules (totalling 45 credits)
  • three compulsory modules (totalling 45 credits)
  • a compulsory project (totalling 30 credits)