Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 36 contact hours |
Total Time Commitment: Estimated total time commitment of 120 hours
|Prerequisites:|| . |
Study Period Commencement:
Semester 1, Semester 2
|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 Rachelle Bosua, Dr Simon Milton
This subject introduces the fundamental processes leading to the specification and design of a system, or leading to the selection of commercial off-the-shelf packages, to support business processes. Students will gain experience in the tools and techniques for the initial stages of these analysis and design cycles including requirements specification. Students will also gain experience in planning a change project to support a business process using ICT. Topics will include analysis tools and techniques, data and process modelling and project planning and management leading to implementation of an ICT-based system.
At the completion of the subject, students should be able to:
Two group reports: Report 1: Requirements Report (20 pages, 25%) due mid-semester, Report 2: Final Report (25 pages, 20%) due end-semester. An executive group 15 minute oral presentation (10%) due end-semester.
Individual Assessment: Critiques of reports: requirements report (2 pages, 5%) and final report (3 pages, 10%); A 2-hour open book examination during the examination period (30%).
|Breadth Options:|| |
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.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On completion of this subject students should:
Bachelor of Information Systems |
Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Information Systems
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