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Area/Catalogue
INFS 5124

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
167061

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Unit Value
9

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Information Technology and Mathematical Sciences

Course aim

The student will be able to plan and execute a project in a discipline specific area using evidenced based practice that is professionally focused which may involve working with an industry partner or working with an academic supervisor.

Course content

Students undertake a major research project with an academic or industry partner.  The project will be aimed at solving a practical or theoretical problem, and will be reported of a research paper.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Must have completed 54 units prior to taking this course.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Seminar 2 hours x 1 week
Directed Study N/A x 12 weeks
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Online (online resources, moderated discussions, and other online interactions) 3 hrs 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, CITY WEST
Research proposal 2000 words 25% N/A
Research paper 7000 words 60% N/A
Presentation N/A 15% N/A
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Research proposal 2000 words 25% N/A
Research paper 7000 words 60% N/A
Presentation N/A 15% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.250
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

Degrees this course is offered in

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