UniSA Student App Features Timeline

Last updated: 8 Aug 2017

Features under development

This article provides a proposed insight into our roadmap for the UniSA Student App. It identifies some of the significant features we are working on, and gives a rough timeframe for when you can expect to see them. These features and dates are the current plans at this time and are subject to change. Most of these features have originated from feedback provided in-app or via the UniSA Suggestion Box. If you have any feedback to provide, please do not hesitate to provide it.

Planned Date Feature
2017 Q3 Add extra class information to the pop up when a class is selected (such as class number, lecturer etc.)
2017 Q3 Optimise the layout of menu items
2017 Q3 Investigate grouping assessments by course instead of due date
2017 Q4 Flag assignments as completed once submitted
2017 Q4 Adjust time-dependant items so they only appear when required/important (i.e. O-week)
2017 Q4 Customise information provided to UniSA Online students
2017 Q4 Incorporate campus maps into the app rather than spawning a web browser
2018 Q1 Remove the need to log in again when accessing learnonline (Moodle) from the App
2018 Q1 Add the ability to find a printer
2018 Q1 Make booking a room simpler by showing how many rooms are available and on what floor
2018 Q1 Expand the barcode to be a digital version of a Student Id Card
2018 Q2 Ability to opt out of specific types of push notifications
2018 Q2 Add the ability to view lecture recordings directly on your device
2018 Q2 Watch virtual classroom recordings from the app
2018 Q3 Add "Ask the Library" chat feature
2018 Q3 Investigate removing the additional sign in required for accessing Email
2018 Q3 Better integration with your Office 365 calendar, allowing you to add classes and assessment due dates
2018 Q3 Allow home screen customisation, the ability to turn information on or off depending on preferences
2018 Q4 Add the ability to respond quickly to myCourseExperience surveys

Current releases

This list shows the significant features delivered to the Student App for each version, and is provided in the form of release notes for the app.

Release Feature
3.0.6 Resolved login issue for some students
Resolved issue where incomplete timetable list shown
Resolved issue with multiple people using the same device (phone)
Changed the daily timetable view to be weekly
Add some extra class information for timetable items, such as course name and the day of the week
3.0.5 Initial public release