Courses & Units

ICT Project B KIT302

Launceston, Hobart

Introduction

The capstone project units provides an opportunity for students to consolidate the knowledge and skills they have acquired in their course and apply them to a substantial ICT project. This unit extends the students development of the professional, technical, communication and teamwork skills required by ICT professionals in practice. Students will extend their knowledge and skills in the areas of project management and software development through completing professional project documentation and managing the development of the team project.

Students will work together in a team of approximately 6 students and continue to work on the project they started in KIT301.

Summary

Unit name ICT Project B
Unit code KIT302
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Information and Communication Technology
Discipline Information & Communication Technology
Coordinator Associate Professor Kristy de Salas
Available as student elective? Yes
Level Advanced

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 11/7/2022 9/8/2022 29/8/2022 16/10/2022

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2022 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2022 will be available from the 1st October 2021.

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Learning Outcomes

  • Exhibit skills in the design and development of a technical system that supports the needs of a client, applying a user-centered approach and adhering to professional standards and codes of conduct.
  • Exhibit evidence of the capacity to work as an effective and efficient member of a team.
  • Demonstrate a capacity to take initiative and direct your own self-learning
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
029999 $1,002.00 $1,002.00 not applicable

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Requisites

Prerequisites

KIT301

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

KIT302 operates as a project, with both Lectures to introduce content and assessment, and Management Meetings to review team progress. To complete this unit, a student must attend:
* Week 1 - Lecture (x1 hours); Management Meeting (x0.5 hours per team) 
* Week 5 - Management Meeting (x0.5 hours per team) 
* Week 7 - Lecture (x1 hours); Management Meeting (x0.5 hours per team) 
* Week 11 - Management Meeting (x0.5 hours per team) 
* Week 13 - Presentation (x0.5 hours per team)

AssessmentPart A: Agile Report, Part B: Manuals, Part C: Self Review (30%)|Part A: Agile Report, Part B: Self Review, Part C: Peer Review (20%)|Team Presentation (20%)|Performance (30%)
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Textbooks

Required

Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.

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