|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:Semester 1, - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 3 hours per week |
Total Time Commitment: 10 hours per week
|Prerequisites:||(615-501/2 Fundamentals of Information Systems AND 433-520 Programming and Software Development AND 303-662 Information Processes and Control) OR sufficient to qualify for entry to the Postgraduate Certificate of Information Systems.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study and reasonable steps will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. This subject requires all students to actively and safely participate in laboratory activities. Students who feel their disability may impact upon their participation are encouraged to discuss this with the subject coordinator and the Disability Liaison Unit.|
CoordinatorDr Simon Milton
This subject introduces the fundamental processes for identifying information systems requirements, leading to the specification and design of information systems or the selection of commercial off-the-shelf packages to support business processes. Students will gain experience in the tools and techniques for all stages of these analysis and design cycles. Topics will include analysis tools and techniques, data and process modelling, feasibility assessments and systems development methodologies.
Upon completion of this subject, students should be able to:
Group Reports (60 marks) |
Report 1: Requirements Report 15 marks
Report 2 & Powerpoint ‘pack' : Final Report 35 marks
Presentations: Progress (2 marks) + Final (8 marks) 10 marks
Individual Assignments (40 marks)
Individual Assignment 1: Critiquing Report 1 15 marks
Individual Assignment 2: Critiquing Report 2 25 marks
Total: 100 marks
|Prescribed Texts:||There are no prescribed texts for this subject.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:||Students should have honed generic skills such as clear thinking, improved reading and writing, enhanced ability to work in a team of people, and presentation skills.|
|Links to further information:||http://www.dis.unimelb.edu.au/current/postgrad/subjects/index.html|
Master of Information Systems |
Master of Information Systems (Coursework)
Postgraduate Certificate in Information Systems
Postgraduate Diploma in Information Systems
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