SIT223 - Information Technology Professional Skills
|Year||2016 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)|
Must have completed a minimum of two SIT coded units
STP010 and SIT105
Campus: 1 x 1 hour class per week, 1 x 2 hour seminar per week.
Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin. Students are expected to participate in collaborative online seminars in CloudDeakin.
Not only are employers seeking IT graduates with good technical knowledge, they are also demanding that they have well-developed professional skills. SIT223 exposes students to a range of such skills giving them an opportunity for developing and extending them in an IT context. The unit focuses on professionalism and critical thinking in the context of communication, teamwork, collaboration and negotiation, and career development, preparing students for work as IT professionals. Students will explore the impact of information technology in society, through the investigation of ethical and professional issues.
Group project 10%, Skills audit 15%, group scenario analysis 15%, portfolio 60%