INT322 Course Outline

Course Code: INT322
Course Name: Internet II - Web Programming on UNIX
Offered Date: Summer - 2020 | Other versions
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Course Description:
E-commerce remains one of the fastest-growing aspects of business in recent years, and there is a great demand for people who can plan and implement complete, database-driven web applications that run in a variety of different environments. Focusing on technologies popular on the Linux/Unix platform, this subject will provide the student with the skills and knowledge required to create and maintain commercial-quality web sites suitable for database-driven business transactions. The student will learn to build dynamic web applications using popular web programming languages, while leveraging the power of a SQL database. Coverage will include application and web site security.
Credit Status: 1 credit (3 units)
Required for CPA - Computer Programming and Analysis (Ontario College Advanced Diploma)
Required for CPD - Computer Programmer (Ontario College Diploma)
Prerequisite: INT222 AND UNX122, or INT222 AND ULI101
Mode of Instruction: 4 hours interactive lecture per week.
Learning Outcomes:
1. Design databases and develop applications that process database contents using a DBMS and a scripting language

2. Design, code, test, and implement programs using a server side scripting language

3. Continue the life-long learning process of acquiring new skills and knowledge through formal and self-directed means using information and learning resources

4. Develop and deploy Internet-based applications using current technologies to meet client needs

5. Use written, oral and visual communication skills to communicate with technical and non-technical audiences, at levels appropriate for a variety of business settings
Employability Skills:
Execute mathematical operations accurately.|Apply a systematic approach to solve problems.|Use a variety of thinking skills to anticipate and solve problems.|Locate, select, organize, and document information using appropriate technology and information systems.|Analyze, evaluate, and apply relevant information from a variety of sources.|Manage the use of time and other resources to complete projects.|Take responsibility for one's own actions, decisions, and consequences.|
Topic Outline:

  • Unix / Linux review
    •         Review relevant Unix/Linux commands
  • Web Programming
    •         Programmer's perspective of how the web works
    •         How web servers work
    •         HTTP Request/Response paradigm
  • PHP Language
    •         Language Overview and Origins
    •         PHP Syntax and Grammar
    •         Variables and Data Types
    •         Expressions, Operators, and Flow Control
    •         PHP functions
    •         Arrays
    •         PHP Built-in Functions
    •         Regular Expressions
    •         Special Variables
    •         Object-oriented PHP
    •         Security
    •         Using MySQL with PHP
  • Practical Web Programming
    •         Review of HTML form elements
    •         Processing forms with PHP
    •         Integrating CSS and JavaScript with PHP
    •         Use of cookies and sessions
    •         Use of HTTP Request/Response headers
    •         Advanced topics
    •         PHP templating systems
    •         PHP web frameworks
  • MySQL Overview
    •         Basic command syntax
    •         Creating tables
    •         Accessing tables
    •         Updating tables
  • Tools
    •         Selected design and development tools
Prescribed Text(s):
None, readings will be listed on subject page.
Reference Material:
See subject page for links to web resources and reference works.
  • None
Promotion Policy:
To obtain a credit in this subject, a student must:
  •     Achieve a grade of 50% or better on the final exam
  •     Satisfactorily complete all assignments
  •     Achieve a weighted average of 50% or better for the tests and final exam
  •     Achieve a grade of 50% or better on the overall course


Grading Policyhttp://www.senecacollege.ca/about/policies/grading-policy.html

A+ 90%  to  100%
A 80%  to  89%
B+ 75%  to  79%
B 70%  to  74%
C+ 65%  to  69%
C 60%  to  64%
D+ 55%  to  59%
D 50%  to  54%
F 0%    to  49% (Not a Pass)
EXC Excellent
SAT Satisfactory
UNSAT Unsatisfactory

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Labs/quizzes 20%
Assignments 30%
Term test 20%
Final Exam 30%

Approved By:
Mary-Lynn Manton
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