Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 12 x one hour lectures and 12 x two hour workshops during the semester |
Total Time Commitment: Estimated total time commitment of 120 hours
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Study Period Commencement:
Semester 1, Semester 2
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
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|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.
CoordinatorProf Rajkumar Buyya, Prof Rao Kotagiri
Department of Information Systems
Level 4, 111 Barry Street, Carlton
This is a project based subject in which students will design and implement a significant solution/application to address a non-trivial domain-specific problem, based on the concepts, technologies and approaches they have learnt in the preceding Informatics subjects.
Students will be required to propose a specific project with the support of an appropriate supervisor with domain expertise; they will then implement the solution while contributing to and being supported by a peer-based development community comprised of fellow students, IT experts and domain specialists. Student will have an opportunity to present their work to the community for critique and feedback.
On completion of this subject students should be able to implement a complex, typically web-based, application that integrates, transforms and displays complex data sets.
One staged group project comprising: project plan, due in first quarter of semester (length 20 pages, 10%); project outcomes assessed at mid-semester and end of semester (60%); one group-work based 15-minute oral presentation in week 12 (20%); peer review component of group-work (10%).
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|Recommended Texts:||To be advised|
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This subject potentially can be taken as a breadth subject component for the following courses:
You should visit learn more about breadth subjects and read the breadth requirements for your degree, and should discuss your choice with your student adviser, before deciding on your subjects.
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On completion of this subject students should have developed the following generic skills:
This subject is the capstone for the Diploma in Informatics program. It is therefore core for the diploma.
Bachelor of Science |
Diploma in Informatics
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