Course Title: Business Information Technology Project

Part A: Course Overview

Course Title: Business Information Technology Project

Credit Points: 12

Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

ISYS3303

City Campus

Postgraduate

620H Business IT and Logistics

Face-to-Face

Sem 1 2012,
Sem 2 2012,
Sem 1 2013,
Sem 2 2013,
Sem 1 2014,
Sem 2 2014,
Sem 1 2015,
Sem 2 2015,
Sem 1 2016,
Sem 2 2016,
Sem 1 2017,
Sem 2 2017

Course Coordinator: Dr Naomi Whiteside

Course Coordinator Phone: +61 3 9925 5794

Course Coordinator Email: naomi.whiteside@rmit.edu.au

Course Coordinator Availability: Please check with course coordinator


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Successful completion of the following courses:  

  • BUSM1162 Management 1 – Managing People
  • BUSM3886 Business and Government in the Global Context
  • ISYS1028  Global Business and Social Technology: A Case Study Approach
  • ACCT2127 Accounting for Management Decisions
  • BUSM4610 Business Project Management
  • ISYS3374 Business Analytics
  • ISYS2395 Business Systems Analysis and Design
  • ISYS2038 Database Design and Development
  • INTE1002 Digital Risk Management and Information Security
  • ISYS2397 Knowledge Management
  • ISYS3300 Business Ethics for a Digital Society
  • INTE2412 Governance and Change in Digital Business 

 

   


Course Description

This course aims to provide you with an authentic learning experience that allows you to draw on the knowledge and skills you have developed throughout your degree studies. You will actively contribute to a project team to deliver a business solution for a client. The course also challenges to appraise your professional skills, course and program experience as you complete project activities.   This course includes a work integrated learning experience in which your knowledge and skills will be applied and assessed in a real or simulated workplace context and where feedback from industry and/ or community is integral to your experience. You will undertake and be assessed on structured activities that allow you to learn, apply and demonstrate your professional or vocational practice; and be involved in authentic engagement with partner organisations.

 


Objectives/Learning Outcomes/Capability Development

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On successful completion of this course you will be able to:

1. Critique relevant industry and/or discipline research to support the development of business solutions 2. Produce communications to evidence project progress, document team meetings and interactions with project stakeholders 3. Integrate professional skills to complete individual and team tasks 4. Develop business solutions in collaboration with team members in response to client requirements 5. Appraise your professional skills and your course and program experience


Overview of Learning Activities

In this course you will be encouraged to be an active learner. Your learning will be supported through various in-class and online activities comprising individual and group work. These may include quizzes; assignments; prescribed readings; sourcing, researching and analysing specific information; solving problems; conducting presentations; producing written work and collaborating with peers on set tasks or projects.


Overview of Learning Resources

RMIT University will provide you with resources and tools for learning in this course through our online systems and computer laboratories.   Various learning resources are available online through myRMIT/Canvas. In addition to topic notes; assessment details and a study schedule you may also be provided with links to relevant online information; readings; audio and video clips and communication tools to facilitate collaboration with your peers and to share information.    Resources are also available online through RMIT Library databases and other facilities. If you require assistance with the RMIT library facilities contact the Business Liaison Librarian for your school. Contact details forBusiness Liaison Librarians are located online on the RMIT Library website.   Additional resources and/or sources to assist your learning will be identified by your course coordinator will be made available to you as required during the teaching period.


Overview of Assessment

The assessment alignment list below shows the assessment tasks against the learning outcomes they develop.

Assessment Task 1: 50%
Linked CLOs: 1, 3, 5

Assessment Task 2: 40%
Linked CLOs: 1, 2, 3, 4

Assessment Task 3: 10%
Linked CLOs: 1, 2, 3, 4

Feedback will be provided throughout the semester in class and/or in online forums through individual and group feedback on practical exercises and by individual consultation.