Summer 2021 - CMPT 470 E100
Web-based Information Systems (3)
Class Number: 3192
Delivery Method: In Person
Course Times + Location:
Th 5:30 PM – 8:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
Exam Times + Location:
Aug 11, 2021
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
Prerequisites:(CMPT 275 or CMPT 276) and CMPT 354, with a minimum grade of C-.
This course examines: two-tier/multi-tier client/server architectures; the architecture of a Web-based information system; web servers/browser; programming/scripting tools for clients and servers; database access; transport of programming objects; messaging systems; security; and applications (such as e-commerce and on-line learning).
This course will examine the architecture and technology of web-based information systems in a variety of application contexts. It will focus on the server-side development techniques and technologies. It will also serve as a practical introduction to the installation, configuration and operation of secure web services. A practical knowledge of client-side development tools will be an asset.
COURSE-LEVEL EDUCATIONAL GOALS:
- Web server configuration.
- WWW design issues; HTTP.
- Web as remote user interface in distributed computing systems: server-side scripting; database integration; security.
- authentication and authorization
- Communication of web-based systems
Details of the marking scheme will be discussed in the first week of lecture.
Students must attain an overall passing grade on the weighted average of exams in the course in order to obtain a clear pass (C- or better).
MATERIALS + SUPPLIES:
- Fundamentals of Web Development, Randy Connolly Ricardo Hoar, Pearson, 2018, 9780134481265
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TEACHING AT SFU IN SUMMER 2021
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