Research Methods (20 Credits)
Develop the necessary knowledge and skills to select and apply appropriate research methods to an independent study project. You will acquire skills such as critical reading and critical thinking, analysis of data using appropriate statistical methods and reflective practice.
Data Modelled Apps (20 credits)
Learn how to incorporate View Model-based internal and external database integration in app development. Integrating ethical and legal awareness, you will explore software architectural patterns and programming techniques used with a mobile app’s interface and data repositories.
Software Engineering (20 credits)
Focusing on quality control within software development such as international standards, risk management, design patterns and release management, such as continuous deployment and patch management.
Digital Entrepreneurship (20 Credits)
Explore how to develop entrepreneurial ventures using digital technology and e-marketing. Focusing on the practical aspects of digital entrepreneurship, including skills, tools, practices and processes, you will look at how digital entrepreneurial ventures can be monetised to generate income and social media marketing strategies.
Major Project (40 credits)
Within a strict time frame, you will plan and deliver a solution to a problem you identified. This may be developing an online, mobile app or business solution. To do this, you will utilise existing development methodologies and tools to successfully plan and manage a project. Additionally, you will produce a proposal for your project that includes designs and practical elements, and a report and evaluation that reviews the research used and the project development.