Full Title:Enterprise Mobility
Language of Instruction:English
Module Code:PROG C8Z29
 
Credits: 5
Valid From:Semester 1 - 2014/15 ( September 2014 )
Module Delivered in No Programmes
Module Description:The aim of this module is to develop students' capability to design, specify, evaluate and apply mobility management concepts and practices in an enterprise. Students will examine privacy issues in relation to location-awareness and contextual-usage scenarios.
Learning Outcomes:
On successful completion of this module the learner should be able to
  1. demonstrate an understanding of the mobile landscape in terms of device capabilities, and connectedness
  2. understand the concepts of mobile device management and develop relevant procedures and practices for secure and reliable operation
  3. understand the implementation aspects of location-awareness and contextual usage aspects in a mobile application, and discuss the related privacy issues
  4. design and specify the implementation of an integrated application that provides services for users in mobile/wireless environments
  5. develop appropriate policies and procedures around enterprise mobility in the context of scenarios such as Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD), and Corporate-Owned, Personally-Enables (COPE).
 

Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
e-Business Issues
Security, Payments, Transactions
Location Awareness and Contextual Usage
Location, GPS, Mapping, context, ethical issues, privacy
Enterprise Mobile Web Development
Mobile Development (HTML, CSS, Javascript) and Native, Integration with Enterprise Applications
Social Networking Integration
Integration with social networking sites, access, policies, security
Enterprise Mobility Management
Device Management - concepts and practice; app management (core apps - email, file synch, secure browsing), Bring-your-own-Device (BYOD), Company-owned, Personally Enabled (COPE)
Case Studies
Sample Systems (Education, Business, Entertainment), Infrastructure, Future Directions
Assessment Breakdown%
Course Work100.00%

Full Time

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Marks Out Of Pass Marks Assessment Date Duration
Practical/Skills Evaluation Ongoing small assignments addressing development-oriented aspects(normally four items) 3,4 30.00 0 0 Every Second Week 0
Presentation Group Presentations on approved topics/case-studies (normally two group presentations) 1,2,4 30.00 0 0 Week 8 0
Project Design and specify an appropriate Enterprise Mobillty policy covering all pertinent aspects (individual or small group). Prototype appropriate systems. 1,2,5 40.00 0 0 Week 13 0
No Project
No Practical
No End of Module Formal Examination

Part Time

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Marks Out Of Pass Marks Assessment Date Duration
Practical/Skills Evaluation Ongoing small assignments addressing development-oriented aspects(normally four items) 3,4 30.00 0 0 Every Second Week 0
Presentation Group Presentations on approved topics/case-studies (normally two group presentations) 1,2,4 30.00 0 0 Week 8 0
Project Design and specify an appropriate Enterprise Mobillty policy covering all pertinent aspects (individual or small group). Prototype appropriate systems. 1,2,5 40.00 0 0 Week 13 0
No Project
No Practical
No End of Module Formal Examination
Reassessment Requirement
No repeat examination
Reassessment of this module will be offered solely on the basis of coursework and a repeat examination will not be offered.
Reassessment Description
Reassessment of this module will consist of a repeat examination covering all learning outcomes.

DKIT reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload & Resources

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Practical Delivery will normally take place in one 3-hour block per week, involving exposition of theory, practical demonstrations, active lerning, and presentation and discussion sessions. Alternative delivery modes such as synchronous and asynchronous online deliver will form part of the delivery strategy. 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Directed Reading Readings and Development Work 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Independent Study Readings 1.00 Every Week 1.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 8.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Practical Delivery will normally take place in one 3-hour block per week, involving exposition of theory, practical demonstrations, active lerning, and presentation and discussion sessions. Alternative delivery modes such as synchronous and asynchronous online deliver will form part of the delivery strategy. 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Directed Reading Readings & Development Work 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Independent Study No Description 1.00 Every Week 1.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 8.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
Resources
Supplementary Book Resources
  • Jack Madden 2013, Enterprise Mobility Management
  • Carsten Sørensen 2011, Enterprise Mobility: Tiny Technology with Global Impact on Work, Palgrave Macmillan
  • Dino Esposito 2012, Architecting Mobile Solutions for the Enterprise, MICROSOFT PRESS
  • Murphy, Mark L. 2013, The Busy Coder's Guide to Android Developmnet (e-Book), CommonsWare (e-Book)
  • W. Frank Ableson, Robi Sen, and Chris King 2011, Android in Action, 3 Ed., Manning
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources