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SIT323 - Practical Software Development

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
Previously coded as:SCC333, SCC386
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Robert Dew


One of SIT131, SIT153, SIT232 or SIT251



Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 1 hour class per week, 1 x 2 hour practical per week.

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin. Students will have the opportunity to participate in online consultation sessions.


This unit complements other software design units in the Bachelor of Information Technology programme. Design units focus on techniques of software design for software systems so they can fulfil client requirements. Complementing this set of skills are coding units that implements a given design. This unit will extend students’ skills in implementation so that a given implementation is carried out to professional standards. Twelve topics on advanced techniques of implementation will be covered in this unit and will be set in the modern context of .NET-like environments, databases and the Internet. On completion of this unit, students will acquire the skills required to write industrial-strength code.


2 assignments (40%, 60%)

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Unit fee information available soon

2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

Your units are priced based on the course you are enrolled in. Please refer to the current year's course entry to estimate the unit cost.

You can calculate the cost of each unit by using the following calculation:

Course fee x unit EFTSL value = unit price

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