Course Title: Create code for applications

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5148

Course Title: Create code for applications

Portfolio: BUS

Nominal Hours: 100.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


650T TAFE Business

Face-to-Face or Internet

Course Contact: Radhu Punchanathan

Course Contact Phone: 99251409

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course comprises two components:
1.  VB.NET component
This component reinforces and extends VB.NET skills and concepts learned in Create Code for Applications 1.
2.  Java component
This component introduces Java programming language and practical Object-Oriented programming concepts and skills.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Should have underpinning knowledge of Create Code for Applications part 1

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICAITB070A Create code for applications (part 2)


Declare and assign variables

Determine handling and propagation procedures for exceptions

Develop the structure of code sections

Identify range of exceptions

Unit test each module

Use debugging and error handling techniques

Learning Outcomes

See details under elements of competency.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course may be conducted in any or all of the following modes. Students may be asked to demonstrate their work in class, sit written test(s), participate in project work as part of a team or individually and/or sit a final examination.