The capstone project unit provides an opportunity for students to consolidate the knowledge and skills they have acquired in their course and apply them to an authentic ICT team project. This unit extends the students development of the 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 system development using the agile methodology. Students will have the opportunity to apply their specialisation specific knowledge and skills that they have acquired to a significant project.
|Unit name||ICT Systems Project|
|College/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Information and Communication Technology
|Discipline||Information & Communication Technology|
|Coordinator||Doctor Ming Wong|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
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- Use project management processes and methodologies to design and develop a technical system that supports the needs of a client and adheres to professional standards
- Apply a user centred approach to system design and evaluation while collaborating and communicating with stakeholders
- Professionally communicate ICT expertise to non-ICT professionals in order to improve an organisation's ICT functionality;
- Work as an effective team member to be productive in ICT professional practice
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Prerequisites125 credit points passed in K7I MITS.|KIT503
1 x 2hr lecture in Week 1.
1 x 2hr tutorial weekly starting in Week 2 - This unit will only offer on-campus tutorials
|Assessment||Professionalism (10%)|Agile Sprint 1 (20%)|Agile Sprint 2 (20%)|Initiation Plan (20%)|Agile Sprint 3 (30%)|
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