Courses & Units

ICT Project Management and Modelling KIT203

Hobart, Launceston

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Introduction

This unit provides both a theoretical and practical overview of project management as it relates to technology-oriented projects. Specifically, this unit will introduce project management principles, techniques and tools that can be used to guide traditional business-oriented ICT projects, as well as those adaptations that are designed to support development of more creative ICT projects. A set of project outputs that are based on best-practice and industry standards will be developed by students, as a training tool in preparation for undertaking real ICT-oriented projects.

Summary

Unit name ICT Project Management and Modelling
Unit code KIT203
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Information and Communication Technology
Discipline Information & Communication Technology
Coordinator

Dr Matthew Springer

Teaching staff

Level Intermediate
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Hobart 5 Week Session Feb A On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston 5 Week Session Feb A On-Campus International Domestic

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On-campus
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International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 24/2/2020 23/3/2020 31/5/2020 31/5/2020
5 Week Session Feb A 28/1/2020 3/2/2020 12/2/2020 23/2/2020

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Fees

Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
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Requisites

Prerequisites

  • 25 Credit Points in any Introductory level units

Co-requisites

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

  • KXX231

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Online modules equivalent to 3hrs per week on average (weeks 1-13).  Face to face tutorials: 2 hours per week (weeks 2-13).

Assessment

50% 2hr exam, 50% in-semester (2 assignments worth 10%, 15%, weekly quizzes (weeks 1-13, worth 5%), weekly workshops (weeks 2-13, worth 20%)).

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