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COMP5706: IT Industry Placement Project (2016 - Semester 2)

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Unit: COMP5706: IT Industry Placement Project (6 CP)
Mode: Normal-Day
On Offer: Yes
Level: Postgraduate
Faculty/School: School of Computer Science
Unit Coordinator/s: A/Prof Scholz, Bernhard
Session options: Semester 1, Semester 2
Versions for this Unit:
Campus: Camperdown/Darlington
Pre-Requisites: None.
Prohibitions: COMP5702 OR COMP5703 OR COMP5704.
Brief Handbook Description: This is a short 6cp IT project unit of study that can be taken in combination with COMP5705 Information Technology Short Project by students taking an Industry-based scholarship such as the Faculty’s Research Industry Placement Project Scholarship (RIPPS), which gets split over both semester 1 and semester 2.
Assumed Knowledge: None.
Department Permission Department permission is required for enrollment in this session.
Policies & Procedures: IMPORTANT: School policy relating to Academic Dishonesty and Plagiarism.

In assessing a piece of submitted work, the School of IT may reproduce it entirely, may provide a copy to another member of faculty, and/or to an external plagiarism checking service or in-house computer program and may also maintain a copy of the assignment for future checking purposes and/or allow an external service to do so.

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Course Relations

The following is a list of courses which have added this Unit to their structure.

Course Year(s) Offered
Graduate Certificate in Information Technology Management 2015, 2016
Graduate Diploma in Information Technology Management 2015, 2016
Master of Information Technology 2015
Master of Information Technology Management 2015, 2016
Master of IT/Master of IT Management 2015, 2016

Course Goals

This unit contributes to the achievement of the following course goals:

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These goals are selected from Engineering & IT Graduate Outcomes Table which defines overall goals for courses where this unit is primarily offered. See Engineering & IT Graduate Outcomes Table for details of the attributes and levels to be developed in the course as a whole. Percentage figures alongside each course goal provide a rough indication of their relative weighting in assessment for this unit. Note that not all goals are necessarily part of assessment. Some may be more about practice activity. See Learning outcomes for details of what is assessed in relation to each goal and Assessment for details of how the outcome is assessed. See Attributes for details of practice provided for each goal.