ITC701 Doctoral Research (part-time) (192)

The subject of the dissertation will be worked out in consultation with an approved supervisor and will concentrate on Information Technology. The student will be expected to demonstrate a thorough knowledge of the scholarly debate relevant to the field chosen and a capacity for both critical analysis of and constructive contribution to that debate.

Subject Outlines
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Session 1 (30)
Wagga Wagga Campus
Session 2 (60)
Wagga Wagga Campus
Session 3 (90)
Wagga Wagga Campus

Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details: ITC701. Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject Information

Grading System



Twelve sessions


School of Computing and Mathematics

Enrolment Restrictions

Available only to students in Doctor of Philosophy in the Faculty of Business, Justice and Behavioural Science.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to demonstrate an understanding of a specialist Information Technology field;
  • be able to conduct an extended literature review;
  • be able to demonstrate a capacity to assemble and argue research at an advanced level;
  • be able to discuss and defend premises;
  • be able to demonstrate advanced competence in methods of Information Technology research.


This subject will cover the following topics:
  • The syllabus will be individually determined between the supervisory team and the student.


Current Students

For any enquiries about subject selection or course structure please contact Student Central or or phone on 1800 275 278.

Prospective Students

For further information about Charles Sturt University, or this course offering, please contact info.csu on 1800 275 278 (free call within Australia) or enquire online.

The information contained in the 2018 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: August 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.