Subject Descriptions - Subject Information

Calendar: 2017 Postgraduate
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences
Department: School of Computing and Information Technology

Subject Information
Subject Code ISIT945
Subject Name Information Systems Project
Credit Points 12
Pre-Requisites Nil.
Co-Requisites None.
Restrictions None.
Equivalence BUSS945
Assessment Project report, extended literature review, system design and/or development, Case Study OR Develop and use an instrument OR experiment.
General Subject No.

Subject Description
The aim of this subject is to provide students with the opportunity to study a topic of interest in the Information Systems Discipline. The project will be completed under staff supervision and culminates in the production of a substantial written report plus other products such as computer software as appropriate to the project. The subject aims to provide students with the opportunity under staff guidance to investigate an area or topic of interest in-depth in the IS Discipline; gain experience in the use of one or more methods, techniques and/or tools; gain experience in organising and using their time and efforts within specified constraints to produce a major piece of work in the form of a final report.

Extra Information
Generic Extra Information:
Important to see the degree co-ordinator before you enrol into this subject
Subject Objectives:
On successful completion of this subject students should be able to: find information pertinent to the project from a variety of sources; analyse information collected in light of the aims of the project; summarise and critically evaluate the information collected and apply this knowledge to their chosen topic; produce a well structured report describing their project.