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MIS399 - Capstone Project

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Enrolment modes:

(B, S)

Credit point(s):1
Offerings: Trimester 2
EFTSL value: 0.125
Previously coded as:MSC303
Unit chair:S Keller
Prerequisite:

MIS398 plus completion of 15 credit points

Corequisite:Nil
Incompatible with:

SIT302

Incompatible with: SIT302
Contact hours: 2 x 2 hour lecture per week
Note:

This unit should be undertaken in the student's final trimester of study. Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.

Content

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.

Assessment

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
$1045$1045$2717$2818

* 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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