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COSC203 Web, Databases, and Networks

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Network and database principles in the context of web applications. Client/server architectures, TCP/IP stack, information storage and retrieval, and security concepts. Client- and server-side programming, web frameworks.

Paper title Web, Databases, and Networks
Paper code COSC203
Subject Computer Science
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2021, expected to be offered in 2022 (On campus)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,092.15
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $5,004.75

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(COMP 101 or BSNS 106) and (COMP 160 or COMP 162)
COSC 212 and COSC 244
Schedule C
Arts and Music, Commerce, Science

Teaching staff

Teaching staff to be advised.


To be advised.

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Information literacy, Research.
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Learning Outcomes

By completion of this paper students are expected to:

  • Understand fundamental concepts relating to computer networking and databases
  • Demonstrate the ability to design and develop database-driven web applications
  • Develop an awareness of issues surrounding accessibility, security, privacy, and data protection in an online context

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Not offered in 2021, expected to be offered in 2022

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system