Faculty of Information Technology
Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.
|Faculty||Faculty of Information Technology|
|Offered||Caulfield First semester 2015 (Day)|
Clayton First semester 2015 (Day)
South Africa First semester 2015 (Day)
Caulfield Second semester 2015 (Day)
Clayton Second semester 2015 (Day)
South Africa Second semester 2015 (Day)
This unit is a research unit and a core requirement for all FIT Honours degrees. Due to the nature of IT, a wide range of Honours project types can be offered to students. Some project components are of a practical nature and may involve some software development and/or experimentation, while other components are of a more theoretical nature.
At the completion of this unit students will have:
Developed attitudes that enable them to:
Developed the skills to:
Demonstrated the communication skills necessary to:
Research Proposal: 5%; Literature Review: 10%; Interim Presentation: hurdle; Final Presentation: 5%; Thesis (normally 10,000 - 20,000 words): 80%
Minimum total expected workload equals 12 hours per week. Students will be expected to hold regular meetings with supervisor(s) over the course of the semester.
See also Unit timetable information
Admission to an FIT Honours program.
CPE4000, CSE4000, IMS4000, FIT4126, FIT4186, FIT4246, FIT4606