ITE505 Enterprise Applications Development (8)

This subject gives students the skills required to design and develop complex applications for an enterprise business environment.

Subject Outlines
Current CSU students can view Subject Outlines for recent sessions. Please note that Subject Outlines and assessment tasks are updated each session.

No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2018.

Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject Information

Grading System



One session


School of Computing and Mathematics

Enrolment Restrictions

Available only to students in the Master of Systems Development, Graduate Certificate in Systems Development and Master of Management (IT).



Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:

- be able to evaluate the technical feasibility of an application design concept;
- be able to evaluate the technical specifications for an application to ensure that the business requirements are met;
- be able to evaluate the design of a database;
- be able to evaluate the logical design of an application;
- be able to evaluate the physical design of an application.
- be able to create the high-level design of a component;
- be able to develop the public API of a component;
- be able to develop a component feedback mechanism;
- be able to develop the data access and data handling features of a component;
- be able to choose an appropriate implementation approach for the application design logic;
- be able to perform a code review;
- be able to evaluate the testing strategy;
- be able to perform integration testing;
- be able to evaluate a deployment plan;
- be able to validate the production configuration environment.


This subject will cover the following topics:

* Aspects of physical design
* The life cycle of a component
* Application features and goals
* Implementation considerations
* Pseudo code and UML diagrams
* Component design patterns
* Tradeoff decisions
* Component development
* Analysis of data relationships
* Profiling
* Multimedia message delivery
* Data flow structures
* Verifying deployment


Current Students

For any enquiries about subject selection or course structure please contact Student Central or or phone on 1800 275 278.

Prospective Students

For further information about Charles Sturt University, or this course offering, please contact info.csu on 1800 275 278 (free call within Australia) or enquire online.

The information contained in the 2018 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: August 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.