MIT399 - Applied Business Project (Study Tour)


2020 unit information

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 2: Study Tour

Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125

MIS201 and MIS398, plus 14 credit points of units.


Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: MIS399
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

The Applied Business Project study tour will be conducted in intensive mode over a two-week period. All students are required to attend all sessions during the study tour. The summary and post tour work will be required.


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.

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