Distributed Information Systems
University of Otago
Dunedin, New Zealand
Area of Study
Taught In English
(INFO 221 or COSC 241) and 36 further 200-level INFO or COSC points
Course Level Recommendations
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3 - 4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4 - 6
Hours & Credits
A study of the principles and practice of distributed information systems software development.
Topics include current middleware technologies, such as message broker systems, JEE, .NET and Web Services. Students will gain practical experience in developing distributed applications using Java, Web Services, the ActiveMQ message broker and the Apache Camel service integration framework.
Text books are not required for this paper.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Some courses may require additional fees.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.
Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.
Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations
Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.