BP096 - Bachelor of Software Engineering

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RMIT program code: BP096
Plan name: Bachelor of Software Engineering
Plan code: BP096P8
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 061069G

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2016 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 
AND  Year Three of Program
 
AND  Year Four of Program
 

VERY IMPORTANT: 

If you are transferring from another program, you must follow the study plan provided to you. If you have not received your study plan, please contact csit.admissions@rmit.edu.au to obtain a study plan immediately. Do this before you enrol in your courses but after you complete the enrolment checklist. Non-compliance to your study plan can result in delay of graduation and/or need to take additional courses.

 

In summary, you should complete:

  • 15 core courses
  • 1 year of industry experience (in the 3rd year of the program)
  • a major project (in the final year of the program)
  • 1 Computer Science elective
  • 2 Software Engineering electives
  • 2 student electives (you may choose additional Computer Science electives or Software Engineering electives in place of student electives)

Recommended course map for your program can be obtained from the CSIT Office.

 

Before starting your courses in your program, you are strongly advised to complete the Academic Integrity module and the Lab/Unix Induction program. These skills are essential. For more information go to the following link: www.rmit.edu.au/compsci/orientation

 

Direct/internal applicants: For enrolment information and assistance, please come to our Enrolment Information Session on Tuesday 5 July at 10am. The Enrolment Information Session will be held in Building 12, Level 8, Room 2.

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Year One of Program

Even though most courses are available in both semesters, it is important you complete them in the correct order. You should follow the recommended course map (available at the CSIT Office) to select the correct courses for Semester 1 and Semester 2.

 

Please ensure that you have met all necessary prerequisite requirements by clicking YES in the Prereqs/Coreqs column.

 

Complete the following Eight (8) courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Discrete Structures in Computing12YesCOSC2627City Campus30222955
Introduction to Computer Systems and Platform Technologies12YesCOSC2473City Campus30402973
Programming Techniques12YesCOSC1284City Campus30732993
User-centred Design12YesCOSC2628City Campus31093037
Advanced Programming Techniques12YesCOSC1076City Campus29672908
Data Communication and Net-Centric Computing12YesCOSC1111City Campus29922940
Software Engineering Fundamentals12YesISYS1118City Campus31013011
Web Programming12YesCOSC2413City Campus31153052
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

Even though most courses are available in both semesters, it is important you complete them in the correct order. You should follow the recommended course map (available at the CSIT Office) to select the correct courses for Semester 1 and Semester 2.

 

Please ensure that you have met all necessary prerequisite requirements by clicking YES in the Prereqs/Coreqs column.

 

Complete the following Seven (7) courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Database Concepts12YesISYS1057City Campus29982946
Computing Theory12YesCOSC1107City Campus2990
Software Engineering: Process and Tools12YesCOSC2299City Campus3105
Algorithms and Analysis12YesCOSC2123City Campus29702921
Operating Systems Principles12YesCOSC1114City Campus2986
Professional Computing Practice12YesCOSC1147City Campus2988
Security in Computing and Information Technology12YesCOSC2536City Campus30973008
AND

Select and Complete One (1) of the following Computer Science Elective courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Artificial Intelligence12YesCOSC1127City Campus2972
Cloud Computing12YesCOSC2626City Campus2937
Database Systems12YesCOSC2406City Campus2999
Broadcast Networks and Applications12YesCOSC1235City Campus2986
Document Markup Languages12YesCOSC2104City Campus2965
Interactive 3D Graphics and Animation12YesCOSC1187City Campus3038
iPhone Software Engineering12YesCOSC2471City Campus3049
Information Technology Entrepreneurship12YesINTE2511City Campus3851
Distributed Systems12YesCOSC1197City Campus2958
Knowledge and Data Warehousing12YesISYS1073City Campus3052
Mobile Application Development12YesCOSC2309City Campus2980
Network Programming12YesCOSC1179City Campus3057
Programming Using C++12YesCOSC1254City Campus2995
Real-Time Rendering and 3D Games Programming12YesCOSC1226City Campus2999
Scripting Language Programming12YesCOSC1093City Campus3085
Secure Electronic Commerce12YesINTE1071City Campus3005
Software Architecture: Design and Implementation12YesCOSC2391City Campus3098
Software Testing12YesISYS1087City Campus3028
Unix Systems Administration and Programming (Linux)12YesCOSC1133City Campus3032
Web3D and Graphics Technologies12YesINTE1113City Campus3111
Web Database Applications12YesISYS1126City Campus3040
Web Servers and Web Technology12YesCOSC1301City Campus3116
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

Please ensure that you have met all necessary prerequisite requirements by clicking YES in the Prereqs/Coreqs column.

Complete the following Four (4) courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Approved Industry Experience 136YesINTE2376City Campus2934
Approved Industry Experience 236YesINTE2377City Campus2885
Software Engineering Principles and Practice 112YesINTE2374City Campus2935
Software Engineering Principles and Practice 212YesINTE2375City Campus2886
 
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Year Four of Program

Very important:

Full time students: You will complete your final project in one semester, during the last semester of your studies. Please enrol in COSC2410 Software Engineering Project A and COSC2411 Software Engineering Project B in the same semester.

Part time students: You can complete your final project over two semesters. Please enrol in COSC2410 Software Engineering Project A during the first semester and COSC2411 Software Engineering Project B during the second semester.

You may choose an additional Computer Science elective or Software Engineering elective in place of the student elective.

Please ensure that you have met all necessary prerequisite requirements by clicking YES in the Prereqs/Coreqs column.

 

Complete the following Two (2) courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Software Engineering Project A24YesCOSC2410City Campus29322883
Software Engineering Project B24YesCOSC2411City Campus29332884
AND

Select and Complete Two (2) of the following Software Engineering courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Object Oriented Software Design12YesISYS1084City Campus3064
Software Requirements Engineering12YesCOSC2274City Campus3022
Usability Engineering12YesCOSC1183City Campus3107
AND

Select and Complete Two (2) Courses from any:

University Student Elective
 

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Program structure enquiries

 

School of Science

Course and Program Structure Enquiries:

Academic Advisor: csit.advisors@rmit.edu.au

General Enquiries:

School Admin Office:

Building 14, Level 8

City Campus

414-418 Swanston Street

Melbourne VIC 3000

Tel: +61 3 9925 2348

Fax: +61 3 9662 1617

Email: csit@rmit.edu.au

Please note - all emails must be sent from your RMIT student email account.

 

 

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Student Electives

Student Electives are a special type of elective only available to Undergraduate students.

Information about Student Elective courses at RMIT is available on the Student Electives web site.

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