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MIS399 - Applied Business Project

Unit details

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
Previously coded as:MSC303
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

J Lamp


Completion of 16 credit points

Incompatible with:




Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 1 hour class plus 1 x 2 hour class per week
Cloud(online): Learning resources are via CloudDeakin


This unit should be undertaken in the student's final trimester of study.


This unit involves students undertaking an industry-based information systems pilot project.  Projects will involve project management, business or systems analysis, systems development or business case development.  Students will be placed into a project team on the basis of their skills and experience, and each  team will be assigned a client.  Projects will involve either: the design and/or implementation of an information system; or the preparation of business case recommendations.  The unit also covers project management theory and techniques and provides students with the opportunity to apply the theory to their allotted project.


Assignment 1 eg. deliverable 10%, Assignment 2 eg. deliverable 30%, Client presentations (oral) 15%, Assignment 3 eg. deliverable 25%, Individual reflective essay and project diary 1000 words 20%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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