INFO263-20S2 (C) Semester Two 2020

Web Design and Development

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 13 July 2020
End Date: Sunday, 8 November 2020
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 24 July 2020
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 25 September 2020


An introduction to the design and development of business applications based on internet and World Wide Web technologies. The course covers the concepts and practices of web design and development, including development of dynamic content websites as well as the technological infrastructure necessary to support these systems. Practical application of concepts will be carried out in weekly labs involving the design and construction of business web sites.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course students will be able to:
1.  Work in teams to design and develop a fully-functional Web page system.
2.  Explain the operational issues associated with developing a client side interface.
3.  Design and implement client-side applications.
4.  Design and implement Web pages that are easy to navigate, interesting and efficient for a Web user.
4.  Design and implement applications that connect Web pages to databases on the server side.

University Graduate Attributes

This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:

Critically competent in a core academic discipline of their award

Students know and can critically evaluate and, where applicable, apply this knowledge to topics/issues within their majoring subject.

Employable, innovative and enterprising

Students will develop key skills and attributes sought by employers that can be used in a range of applications.


30 points from (INFO123, INFO125, COSC121, COSC122)



Timetable 2020

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 13:00 - 15:00 E16 Lecture Theatre 13 Jul - 23 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct
Computer Lab A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 14:00 - 16:00 Jack Erskine 001 Computer Lab 20 Jul - 23 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct
02 Tuesday 09:00 - 11:00 Jack Erskine 001 Computer Lab 20 Jul - 23 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct
03 Wednesday 11:00 - 13:00 Jack Erskine 010 Computer Lab 20 Jul - 23 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct

Course Coordinator

Constantine Zakkaroff

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $867.00

International fee $4,250.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see Department of Accounting and Information Systems on the department and colleges page.

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