School: Science

This unit information may be updated and amended immediately prior to semester. To ensure you have the correct outline, please check it again at the beginning of semester.

  • Unit Title

    Applied IT Project
  • Unit Code

    CSG3303
  • Year

    2017
  • Enrolment Period

    1
  • Version

    3
  • Credit Points

    15
  • Full Year Unit

    N
  • Mode of Delivery

    On Campus
    Online
  • Unit Co-ordinator

    Dr Martin MASEK

Description

Students will complete a project that will address a nominated problem/issue. The project will involve the planning, analysis, design, construction, testing and implementation of the selected solution within agreed time frames. CSG3303 is studied concurrently with CSG3305 Applied IT Project 2.

Prerequisite Rule

Students must pass CSG2344

Co-Requisite Rule

Must be enrolled in CSG3305 in the same semester (concurrently)

Equivalent Rule

Unit was previously coded CSG3222, CSG3421, CSG3437

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this unit students should be able to:

  1. Adapt project plans in response to risk outcomes.
  2. Analyse, plan, design, construct and implement a project in a structured manner whilst working independently.
  3. Assure quality by evaluating appropriate project management metrics.
  4. Demonstrate small IT project management skills including the selection and use of an appropriate project management methodology.
  5. Synthesise and present project management documentation.

Unit Content

  1. Project development; plan execution, monitoring and controlling (weeks 5-12)
  2. Project presentation and closure (week 13)
  3. Team grouping; project initiating and planning (weeks 1-4)

Teaching and Learning Processes

Under the general supervision of the lecturer or another academic, each student will complete an appropriately sized project - producing an acceptable product while following a rigorous management process. Generally the project will be undertaken as a team comprising no more than five (5) students.
During the semester each team will meet weekly with their academic supervisor and provide a weekly progress report detailing work carried out, time taken and work planned for the following week.

Assessment

GS1 GRADING SCHEMA 1 Used for standard coursework units

Students please note: The marks and grades received by students on assessments may be subject to further moderation. All marks and grades are to be considered provisional until endorsed by the relevant Board of Examiners.

ON CAMPUS
TypeDescriptionValue
ReportStage 1: Project Initiation and Plan20%
PresentationStage 2: Project Presentation20%
ProjectStage 3: Project Portfolio and Deliverable60%
ONLINE
TypeDescriptionValue
ReportStage 1: Project Initiation and Plan20%
PresentationStage 2: Project Presentation20%
ProjectStage 3: Project Portfolio and Deliverable60%

Disability Standards for Education (Commonwealth 2005)

For the purposes of considering a request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Commonwealth 2005), inherent requirements for this subject are articulated in the Unit Description, Learning Outcomes and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the support for students with disabilities or medical conditions can be found at the Student Equity, Diversity and Disability Service website.

Academic Misconduct

Edith Cowan University has firm rules governing academic misconduct and there are substantial penalties that can be applied to students who are found in breach of these rules. Academic misconduct includes, but is not limited to:

  • plagiarism;
  • unauthorised collaboration;
  • cheating in examinations;
  • theft of other students’ work;

Additionally, any material submitted for assessment purposes must be work that has not been submitted previously, by any person, for any other unit at ECU or elsewhere.

The ECU rules and policies governing all academic activities, including misconduct, can be accessed through the ECU website.

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School: Science

This unit information may be updated and amended immediately prior to semester. To ensure you have the correct outline, please check it again at the beginning of semester.

  • Unit Title

    Applied IT Project
  • Unit Code

    CSG3303
  • Year

    2017
  • Enrolment Period

    2
  • Version

    3
  • Credit Points

    15
  • Full Year Unit

    N
  • Mode of Delivery

    On Campus
    Online
  • Unit Co-ordinator

    Dr Martin MASEK

Description

Students will complete a project that will address a nominated problem/issue. The project will involve the planning, analysis, design, construction, testing and implementation of the selected solution within agreed time frames. CSG3303 is studied concurrently with CSG3305 Applied IT Project 2.

Prerequisite Rule

Students must pass CSG2344

Co-Requisite Rule

Must be enrolled in CSG3305 in the same semester (concurrently)

Equivalent Rule

Unit was previously coded CSG3222, CSG3421, CSG3437

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this unit students should be able to:

  1. Adapt project plans in response to risk outcomes.
  2. Analyse, plan, design, construct and implement a project in a structured manner whilst working independently.
  3. Assure quality by evaluating appropriate project management metrics.
  4. Demonstrate small IT project management skills including the selection and use of an appropriate project management methodology.
  5. Synthesise and present project management documentation.

Unit Content

  1. Project development; plan execution, monitoring and controlling (weeks 5-12)
  2. Project presentation and closure (week 13)
  3. Team grouping; project initiating and planning (weeks 1-4)

Teaching and Learning Processes

Under the general supervision of the lecturer or another academic, each student will complete an appropriately sized project - producing an acceptable product while following a rigorous management process. Generally the project will be undertaken as a team comprising no more than five (5) students.
During the semester each team will meet weekly with their academic supervisor and provide a weekly progress report detailing work carried out, time taken and work planned for the following week.

Assessment

GS1 GRADING SCHEMA 1 Used for standard coursework units

Students please note: The marks and grades received by students on assessments may be subject to further moderation. All marks and grades are to be considered provisional until endorsed by the relevant Board of Examiners.

ON CAMPUS
TypeDescriptionValue
ReportStage 1: Project Initiation and Plan20%
PresentationStage 2: Project Presentation20%
ProjectStage 3: Project Portfolio and Deliverable60%
ONLINE
TypeDescriptionValue
ReportStage 1: Project Initiation and Plan20%
PresentationStage 2: Project Presentation20%
ProjectStage 3: Project Portfolio and Deliverable60%

Disability Standards for Education (Commonwealth 2005)

For the purposes of considering a request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Commonwealth 2005), inherent requirements for this subject are articulated in the Unit Description, Learning Outcomes and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the support for students with disabilities or medical conditions can be found at the Student Equity, Diversity and Disability Service website.

Academic Misconduct

Edith Cowan University has firm rules governing academic misconduct and there are substantial penalties that can be applied to students who are found in breach of these rules. Academic misconduct includes, but is not limited to:

  • plagiarism;
  • unauthorised collaboration;
  • cheating in examinations;
  • theft of other students’ work;

Additionally, any material submitted for assessment purposes must be work that has not been submitted previously, by any person, for any other unit at ECU or elsewhere.

The ECU rules and policies governing all academic activities, including misconduct, can be accessed through the ECU website.

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