MIS070 - Academic Induction for Postgraduate Information Systems


2020 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 0
EFTSL value: 0.000
Cohort rule:

This unit is only available to students enrolled in courses: M522, M622, M722



Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

Students are required to attend one compulsory 3 hour orientation session conducted at the beginning of the trimester. Must be completed by Week 4 in Cloud(online) mode.

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin. Students are required to complete the orientation session by Week 4 in Cloud(online) mode.


This zero credit point unit aims to provide students enrolling in the Master of Information Systems an academic induction to the course, in particular, to ensure that:

1. students are competent users of the range of communication and collaboration software tools and systems used across the core curriculum and at the course level

2. students are given an orientation to the course and its delivery and the study commitment required for successful completion of the course

3. students are aware of the dedicated career development program run for the Master of Information Systems and understand the progressive hurdles they need to meet to qualify for each step

4. students are introduced and enrolled into the course level engagement platform used in the Master of Information Systems.

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