Faculty of Information Technology
|Faculty||Faculty of Information Technology|
|Offered||Clayton First semester 2013 (Day)|
Caulfield Second semester 2013 (Day)
This unit introduces students to IT research. Specifically, it introduces major research methods that are used by IT researchers including experiments, surveys, case studies, and design science. It also addresses the collection and analysis of quantitative and qualitative data. Students will learn how to effectively communicate research. Skills developed and knowledge acquired from this unit will prepare students to conduct their own research, as well as to be knowledgeable consumers of others' research.
At the completion of this unit, students will be able to understand:
In-semester assessment (assignments and class tests): 100%
2 hrs lectures/wk, 2 hrs studios/tutorials/wk
Students must be enrolled in an FIT Masters Honours degree. Students enrolled in a postgraduate coursework degree must have permission from the chief examiner and course director.