Course Title: Design client user interface

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5148

Course Title: Design client user interface

Portfolio: BUS

Nominal Hours: 40.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


650T TAFE Business

Face-to-Face or Internet

Course Contact: Adel Smee

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 1552

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

Design Client User Interface covers the analysis, design and implementation of the presentation layer of a software application. The user interface is developed using the Java programming language and will require a thorough understanding of the Swing GUI package. This course will be assessed in conjunction with COSC5764C – Develop Software (Part 1) to allow you to produce a fully functional software application.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

COSC5745C ICAITB070B Create Code for Applications (Part 1)
COSC5749C ICAITB070B Create Code for Applications (Part 2)

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICAITAD051A Design client user interface


Design and document the system user interface

Prepare design for interface

Learning Outcomes

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Overview of Assessment

Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including technical requirements documentation, assignments, written tests, practical problem solving exercises and practical tests. Students are advised that they maybe be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment work to their teacher to ensure that the relevant competency standards are being met.