This course focuses on developing and deploying wireless applications on (2.5G or above) cell phones and PDAs. Popular data applications involving text messaging, web-browsing and email access for cell-phones & PDAs will be developed. This is a lab-based course in which students gain hands-on experience by developing the said applications using J2ME and related Java APIs on emulators. Please note that COMP 7031 is offered once a year in the Fall term.
This is a CST BTech course. CST BTech courses are also open to non-bachelor program students. CST Bachelor program students have up to seven (7) years to complete the Bachelor program starting from the date of their first Technical degree-level course or the date of acceptance to the Bachelor program, WHICHEVER COMES FIRST. Please note that this course is offered once a year in the Fall term.
Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:
Develop thorough understanding of issues associated with developing applications on handheld user devices such as cell-phones that are CPU, memory, battery-power starved and have a small area for User Interface.
Learn how to develop wireless applications using J2ME (Java 2 Micro Edition) and Wireless Toolkit from Sun.
Understand the process of over-the-air application download.
Effective as of Spring/Summer 2008
COMP 7031 is offered as a part of the following programs:
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