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|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)|
|Previously coded as:||MSC303|
|Unit chair:||S Keller|
Completion of 16 credit points
1 x 1 hour class plus 1 x 2 hour class per week
This unit should be undertaken in the student's final trimester of study. You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.
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%
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