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Please note that there will be power outages affecting ICT and Engineering computing facilities this Sunday, November 30, at the following times:
During the outage, all servers and computer labs hosted at these sites will be switched off and unavailable to students.
KIT211 has very strict pre-requisites that will not be waived.
If you want to know more about this new unit please contact the unit coordinator, Nicole Herbert
These units all have very strict pre-requisites that will not be waived.
If you want to know more about this new unit please contact, Nicole Herbert or Dr Tony Huang.
More information about KIT203.
This unit is only available to international students enrolled in the BICT who have received more than 8 units credit based on previous education in another country. If you want to enroll in this unit please contact Nicole Herbert.
More information about KIT209.
This unit is only available to postgraduate students
More information about KIT503.
The University of Tasmania Career Development and Employment unit at the Student Centre have developed a FaceBook page to share careers info / job opportunities and other information about the Careers service.
You can find them on FaceBook at https://www.facebook.com/UtasCareers
UTAS are regularly on one or more 'blacklisting service providers' lists for known reasons. This is due to UTAS being identified as a source of spam, most commonly due to staff/students responding to 'phishing' emails resulting in spammers using their UTAS email accounts to send large spam volumes. Blacklisting service providers frequently legitimately respond to ITS requests to remove UTAS from their blacklist with ?stop sending spam first?. This results in all UTAS staff and students being unable to send email to large numbers of external institutions and external email service providers eg. Gmail, Hotmail etc. which disrupts UTAS business.
One step being undertaken by ITS which may help to reduce blacklisting is an Education campaign via a MyLO unit targeted at all staff/students with advice on how to identify phishing attempts and basic IT Security. The unit is called 'IT Security 101', you can see it in MyLO now (https://mylo.utas.edu.au) and all Students and Staff will see the unit all year and the unit will be renewed each year.
The content takes about half an hour to work through, contains some videos with practical examples of how to easily identify phishing email and has a quick quiz at the end.
Go to MyLO
If you forward your UTas email to an external email provider, there's a chance you will not receive important email from UTas.
This issue particularly affects email services provided by Microsoft (including hotmail, outlook.com, msn.com and live.com email addresses) and Apple (including mac.com, me.com and iCloud.com email addresses). These and many other email providers use a blacklisting service to block sites that are considered senders of spam, and unfortunately at times this can include UTas due to the volume of email we send.
Please reconsider carefully if you use email forwarding. It can take weeks for these services to lift any blacklisting they apply to UTas, and during this period you will not receive email that could be important in relation to your studies and your assessment.
Visit our job watch page for details of potential jobs that would be suitable for ICT students and/or graduates.
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