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Area/Catalogue
INFT 1016

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
100915

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Information Technology and Mathematical Sciences

Course aim

To develop an understanding of core information technology concepts.

Course content

Topics covered in this course include: history of computing, computer and operating system concepts, cloud concepts, and IT Business Context. 

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Lecture 2 hours x weeks 1-5, 10-13
Tutorial 1 x 2 hour x weeks 1-5, 10-13
Computer Practical 1 x 2 hour x weeks 10-13
EXTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES, ONLINE
Online N/A x 13 weeks
INTERNAL, SICHUAN UNIVERSITY
Workshop 6 hours x 13 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Continuous assessment N/A 50% N/A
Presentation N/A 25% 5 minutes
Essay 1500 words 25% N/A
EXTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES, ONLINE
Continuous assessment N/A 50% N/A
Presentation N/A 25% 5 minutes
Essay 1500 words 25% N/A
INTERNAL, SICHUAN UNIVERSITY
Continuous assessment N/A 50% N/A
Presentation N/A 25% 5 minutes
Essay 1500 words 25% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Information Technology and Mathematical

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