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Web Competencies for IT Students

Taylor, Trevor (2006) Web Competencies for IT Students. In Braun, Robin (Ed.) 7th International Conference on Information Technology Based Higher Education and Training, 10th to 13th July, 2006, University of Technology Sydney.

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Abstract

The Internet has become all-pervasive to the extent that many businesses now need an Internet presence to be successful. With this in mind, there are certain key competencies in the development of Web Applications that should be expected of all IT graduates. The Queensland University of Technology (QUT) has recognised this by making web development one of the core (required) units in its new Bachelor of IT degree. This paper includes a literature review of web development courses; it discusses the necessary skills and knowledge required of web developers; and it explains the innovative features of web development as it is taught at QUT.

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ID Code: 4692
Item Type: Conference Paper
Keywords: IT Education, Web Development, Web Applications, E, commerce
DOI: 10.1109/ITHET.2006.339815
ISBN: 1424404061
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > SPECIALIST STUDIES IN EDUCATION (130300) > Educational Technology and Computing (130306)
Divisions: Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Science and Technology
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2006 IEEE
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Deposited On: 17 Jul 2006
Last Modified: 29 Feb 2012 23:24

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