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Mobile Web Application Development


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Learn how to design and implement robust applications for mobile devices. Our Mobile Web Application Development short course shows how to use open web technologies, including JQuery Mobile, HTML5, JavaScript and XML, and current web standards in order to develop efficient applications for mobile distribution and use. 

Topics include: mobile app design; mobile app content management and delivery; content formatting and presentation; forms; JQuery Mobile, including options, utilities, themes and events; HTML5 enhancements; mobile app distribution. The course also provides a theoretical and practical grounding for further study of mobile computing.

Prerequisites: Introduction to Web Authoring or equivalent, JavaScript or equivalent.

15 credits at level 5

  • Entry requirements

    Entry requirements

    Most of our short courses have no formal entry requirements and are open to all students.

    This short course has no prerequisites.

    As part of the enrolment process, you may be required to submit a copy of a suitable form of ID.

    International students who wish to come to the UK to study a short course can apply for a Visitor visa. Please note that it is not possible to obtain a Student visa to study a short course.

  • How to apply

    How to apply

    You register directly onto the classes you would like to take. Classes are filled on a first-come, first-served basis - so apply early. If you wish to take more than one short course, you can select each one separately and then register onto them together via our online application portal. There is usually no formal selection process, although some modules may have prerequisites and/or other requirements, which will be specified where relevant.