MIS399 - Applied Business Project
|Year||2016 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)|
|Previously coded as:||MSC303|
|Unit chair:||S Keller|
For students commencing courses D301, D313, D317, D321, D322, D325, D338, D366, D388, M300, M307 from Trimester 1 2016: Must pass 4 units from MIS201, MIS202, MIS231, MIS352, MIS312, MIS313, MIS398
For students commencing courses D367, D368, D370, D371, M340 from Trimester 1 2016: Must pass 16 credit points of units.
For all other students: Must pass 16 credit points of which 3 credit points must be information systems (MIS coded) units.
Campus: 1 x 3 hour class per week
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.
Assessment 1 (Group-6 students) - Applied project deliverable or report (4000 words) - 60%
Assessment 2 (Individual) - Written contemporary reflection/critical analysis (2000 words) - 20%
Assessment 3 (Individual) - Professional identity assessment - 20%