Applications for Mobile Devices

Објавено: October 12, 2018
  1.    Course Title Applications for mobile devices
  2.    Code 3ФЕИТ12З005
  3.    Study program KTI, TKII
  4.    Organizer of the study program (unit, institute, department) Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technologies
  5.    Degree (first, second, third cycle) First cycle
  6.    Academic year/semester IV/7   7.    Number of ECTS credits 6.00
  8.    Lecturer Dr Daniel Denkovski, Dr Slavche Pejoski
  9.    Course Prerequisites Taken course: Development of server-based WEB applications

10.    Course Goals (acquired competencies):  Introduction to Mobile Communications. Mobile application characteristics. Introduction to the iOS operating system and the appropriate development environment for mobile devices. Work with basic application development elements. Using graphic tools, gestures, location services, navigation, visual effects, etc.

11.    Course Syllabus: Introduction to Mobile Communications. Features of different generations of mobile systems. Mobile application characteristics. Introduction to iOS. Xcode and Swift. GUI Design. Aspects and work with multitouch gestures. Use of MVC; Working with View Controller. Working with multiple threads. Animations and notifications. Aspects of Core Motion, Core Location. Maps for navigation. Visual effects.

12.    Learning methods:  Lectures, auditory and laboratory exercises, independent work on project assignments and preparation of seminar work

13.    Total number of course hours 2 + 2 + 1 + 0
14.    Distribution of course hours 180
15.    Forms of teaching 15.1. Lectures-theoretical teaching 30
15.2. Exercises (laboratory, practice classes), seminars, teamwork 45
16.    Other course activities 16.1. Projects, seminar papers 30
16.2. Individual tasks 30
16.3. Homework and self-learning 45
17.    Grading 17.1. Exams 10
17.2. Seminar work/project (presentation: written and oral) 30
17.3. Activity and participation 10
17.4. Final exam 50
18.    Grading criteria (points) up to 50 points     5 (five) (F)
from 51 to 60 points     6 (six) (E)
from 61 to 70 points     7 (seven) (D)
from 71 to 80 points     8 (eight) (C)
from 81 to 90 points     9 (nine) (B)
from 91 to 100 points   10 (ten) (A)
19.    Conditions for acquiring teacher’s signature and for taking final exam Regular attendance at the teaching and auditory exercises and fully developed laboratory exercises
20.  Forms of assessment One partial written exam during the semester (in the middle of the semester) with a duration of 120 minutes or one final written exam in a corresponding exam session with a duration of 120 minutes. Every student must do an independent obligatory project. The student may opt to do an additional supplementary project. The final grade includes points from the exam and the obligatory project work and from the supplementary project (if one is made). Usage of books, hand-written materials or any kind of supplementary text book during the exam is allowed, but electronic devices are not
21.   Language Macedonian and English
22.   Method of monitoring of teaching quality Internal evaluation and surveys
23.    Literature
23.1. Required Literature
No. Author Title Publisher Year
1 Christian Keur, Aaron Hillegass iOS Programming(5th Ed.) Big Nerd Ranch 2015
2 Matt Neuburg iOS 10 Programming Fundamentals with Swift: Swift, Xcode, and Cocoa Basics O’Reilly Media 2016
3 Jeff McWherter, Scott Gowell Professional Mobile Application Development Wrox 2012