IT 5236 – Mobile Web Infrastructure

Course Description

This course explores the infrastructure which forms the basis of commercial, web-enabled applications on mobile and small devices, as well as personal computers. The course will focus on designing mobile web applications that provide a high level of security, reliability, scalability, and availability. Through this course, students will develop proficiencies in current web technologies employed by businesses. Graduate students will be required to complete individual advanced level research in an area beyond the scope of the undergraduate requirements that demonstrates a higher level of mastery in the subject matter with additional required deliverables representative of graduate level work, as determined by the instructor. Cross-listed as IT 5236G.


A minimum grade of “C” in IT 2431 or IT 3131.

Course Outcomes

On completion of the course, students will be able to:

1.  Design user interfaces for small and mobile devices.

2.  Design secure web-enabled applications following a common, standard architecture.

3.  Implement dynamic, data-driven content.

4.  Create interactive applications using standard web technologies.

5.  Use client side and server side processing to create a dynamic user experience.

Rationale for Inclusion

Advanced course work that builds on the fundamental course work to provide depth.

Last updated: 6/17/2016

Department of Information Technology • P.O. Box 8150 • Statesboro, Georgia 30460 • (912) 478-4848