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COMP 8031 - Wireless and Mobile Applications Development 2

Computer Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

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Course Details

​This course builds upon the foundation of Wireless Mobile Application Development 1. High performance multimedia application as well as applications involving 2D/3D animation are developed for mobile platforms and evaluated. Impact of network connectivity as well as the underlying operating system on the performance of such applications is studied. This is a lab-based course in which students gain hands-on experience by developing the said applications on mobile platforms.

Prerequisite(s)

60% in COMP 7031

Credits

3.0

Cost

$774.68

Winter 2022

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2022 term.

CRN 71575

Thu Jan 06 - Thu Mar 24 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 06 - Mar 24 Thu 18:30 - 22:15 DTC DTC Rm. 375

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$774.68

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. 1. Please email cstbtech@bcit.ca for departmental approval. Include your student number (A0#), course number (COMP__) and preferred CRN. 2. This is a CST BTech course. CST BTech courses are also open to non-bachelor program students. 3. 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.

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Evaluate multimedia APIs and support for 2D/3D graphics, animation and games on mobile platforms.
  • Identify and address performance issues associated with the transport of media to/from these applications over the network.
  • Evaluate the impact of overheads such as data encryption to support privacy.
  • Develop mobile apps that consume and/or produce multimedia.
  • Develop mobile apps that render 2D/3D graphics and animation to identify and address underlying performance issues associated with supporting high frame rate.

Effective as of Fall 2021

Related Programs

COMP 8031 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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