Courses & Units

ICT Research Dissertation B-Extended KIT704

Introduction

This unit is an optional extension to the research specialization and is only available to students enrolled in KIT703.

Students are currently undertaking research work under the supervision of a member of academic staff on a topic approved by the School and produce a thesis document that reports and discusses the findings from this research in KIT703. KIT704 is an opportunity for students to further develop their research capability. In this unit students will be given the opportunity to work on a high-quality publication based on their master work, and to explore options for extending their master research possibly into a PhD. This unit will help high performing research students to build up their research capability and profile.

Summary

Unit name ICT Research Dissertation B-Extended
Unit code KIT704
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Information and Communication Technology
Discipline Information & Communication Technology
Coordinator Doctor Saurabh Garg
Delivered By University of Tasmania

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Online Semester 2 Off-Campus International Domestic

Key

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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 2 10/7/2023 8/8/2023 28/8/2023 15/10/2023

* 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 (refer to How do I withdraw from a unit? for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2023 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2023 will be available from the 1st October 2022. Note census date cutoff is 11.59pm AEST (AEDT during October to March).

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Learning Outcomes

  • Adapt research methodologies and techniques to manage and plan an independent ICT-related research project
  • Document and communicate the capacity for extending the research based on the research outcomes in a publishable paper and research proposal.
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
not applicable

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Requisites

Prerequisites

KIT702

Teaching

AssessmentResearch Paper (60%)|Project Proposal (40%)
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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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