ITC308 IT Project (8)

This subject is the final step in your major IT project within the systems analysis, network engineering and systems administration areas. Work started in ITC306 will be completed in this subject. This subject, and its linked subject ITC306, cover the practical application of a project management methodology in the development and delivery of a major project.

In this subject, students will be working in teams to produce and release their project deliverables, including appropriate manuals. They will then be expected to review the project outcomes, artefacts and collaborative work.

Availability

Session 1 (30)
On Campus
CSU Study Centre Melbourne
CSU Study Centre Sydney
Session 2 (60)
On Campus
Albury-Wodonga Campus
CSU Study Centre Melbourne
CSU Study Centre Sydney
Online
Wagga Wagga Campus
Session 3 (90)
On Campus
CSU Study Centre Melbourne

Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details: ITC308. 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

HD/FL

Duration

One session

School

School of Computing and Mathematics

Enrolment Restrictions

Available to students enrolled in BInfoTech or BInfoTech combined degrees or BCompStud (Bus) only.
Not available to students who have completed ITC307 or ITC309

Prerequisites

ITC306

Subject Relationships

ITC309 Similar project for a different stream

Incompatible Subjects

ITC309

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to implement standard testing parameters and evaluate system performance;
  • be able to apply project management tools to assist in timely completion of milestones;
  • be able to demonstrate technical writing skills through development of appropriate technical manuals;
  • be able to evaluate the project process, including team management, against the project proposal.

Syllabus

This subject will cover the following topics:
  • Technical writing.
  • Testing and implementation including automated tools and techniques, quality control, and test documentation.
  • Benefits and implications of effective team management including professional and ethical behaviours, inter-personal skills, managing people and user management.

Indicative Assessment

The following table summarises the assessment tasks for the online offering of ITC308 in Session 2 2019. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated and can also differ to suit the mode of study (online or on campus).

Item Number
Title
Value %
1
Report and reflection
10
2
Project demonstration and detailed status update
35
3
Project demonstration and documentation
40
4
Final reflection
15

The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: July 2020. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.

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