ITE517 Windows App Development (8)
This subject teaches students advanced skills in designing and developing applications for Windows Phones and Mobile Devices. Students will design an application that incorporates a data storage strategy, plans for bandwidth limitations, implements network connectivity detection and meets Windows Phone and mobile devices marketplace requirements.
No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2019.
Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details. 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

Only for students enrolled in the following courses:

Graduate Certifcate in Mobile Applications Development
Master of Mobile Applications Development

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:

  • be able to design connection mechanisms for communicating with external web services
  • be able to design a data storage strategy
  • be able to plan for bandwidth limitations and implement network connectivity detection
  • be able to design and implement sensor interaction
  • be able to plan for and implement multitouch and gestures
  • be able to design and implement application navigation
  • be able to design for threading
  • be able to monitor and tune performance
  • be able to manage the application life cycle
  • be able to prepare the application to meet Windows Phone marketplace requirements
  • be able to design for separation of concerns
  • be able to design and develop an application for Windows Phone and Microsoft Mobile Devices

The subject will cover the following topics:
  • Designing Data Access Strategies
  • Designing and Implementing Notification Strategies
  • Working with Platform APIs,Tasks and Choosers
  • Designing the Application Architecture
  • Designing the User Interface and User Experience
Current Students

For any enquiries about subject selection or course structure you will need to contact your Course Director. You can find the name and contact details for your Course Director in your offer letter or contact your School office.

Prospective Students

For further information about Charles Sturt University, or this course offering, please contact info.csu on 1800 334 733 (free call within Australia) or enquire online.

The information contained in the 2017 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: June 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.