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COMP 7031 - Wireless and Mobile Applications Development 1

Computer Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

BCIT is planning for a substantial return to on-campus activity for the Winter 2022 term as informed by BC Provincial Health Officer guidelines. Refer to each course listing for details.

Course Details

​This course focuses on developing and deploying wireless applications on personal mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets. Popular data applications involving text messaging, web-browsing and email will be developed. This is a lab-based course in which students gain hands-on experience of developing applications on mobile platforms such as Android. Please note that COMP 7031 is offered once a year in the fall term.

Prerequisite(s)

Acceptance into CST BTech program.

Credits

3.0

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Evaluate APIs and tools for GUI development, data storage and enterprise connectivity that are available on mobile platforms to implement basic functional requirements of mobile apps.
  • Identify issues associated with design of applications on mobile platforms such as smartphones that are CPU, memory and battery-power starved, and have a small area for User Interface
  • Apply design techniques specific to applications on mobile platforms.
  • Develop mobile applications that address the issue of small screen size of handheld devices.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2021

Related Programs

COMP 7031 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Computing and Academic Studies

  1. Computer Systems (Database Option)
    Part-time   Bachelor of Technology
  2. Computer Systems (Human Computer Interface Option)
    Part-time   Bachelor of Technology
  3. Computer Systems (Network Security Administration Option)
    Part-time   Bachelor of Technology
  4. Computer Systems (Network Security Applications Development Option)
    Part-time   Bachelor of Technology
  5. Computer Systems (Wireless and Mobile Applications Development Option)
    Part-time   Bachelor of Technology

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