CS4284 - Mobile Computing

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Computer Science
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
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Course Aims

This course studies basics and emerging topics in mobile computing, including basic communication theory of wireless mobile networks as well as the software development for mobile devices. Newly-emerging areas of mobile computing involving machine intelligence and Bot will also be studied in depth. Basics of mathematical theories and algorithms for communications will be introduced for various systems such as Internet, mobile cellular networks, wireless LAN, GPS global positioning systems. Augmented reality and QR code applications will be introduced. Software development tools for mobile apps and Bot technologies in mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets will be introduced as project-based learning.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 40%
Examination: 60%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
For a student to pass the course, at least 30% of the maximum mark for the examination must be obtained.
Detailed Course Information


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