CMT3011 - Content Management System

Year of Study:3
Credit Units: 3
Duration: 45hours
Prerequisites: CMT1002 Introduction to Internet and Programming and

CMT3001 Web-based Interactive System
Module Description
This module puts the focus on web development through the use of content management system, which allows publishing, editing, and modifying content with a central interface in order to create and customise a dynamic website.
Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this module, students should be able to:

  1. explain the concepts and technologies of content management systems;

  2. setup web-based content management systems such as Joomla, Moodle, Wordpress;

  3. plan and create database driven topic-based sites using CMS, CSS-controlled site templates; and

  4. manage CMS to instantly and dynamically update web pages and properties as new content becomes available.