Information Technology Applications
|Course code INFT3940||Units 10||Level 3000||Faculty of Science and Information TechnologySchool of Design, Communication and IT|
Expands and integrates students' information technology skills and knowledge through the investigation of specific information technology applications. Considers how a range of information technology components is combined in solving relevant problems. Integrates students' information technology knowledge and skills with their knowledge in application domains.
This course has a Compulsory Course Component in the final examination.
Available in 2014
|Objectives||On completion of this course students will have the ability to:|
1. Understand how software and hardware components can be combined into commonly used and innovative information technology applications;
2. Develop information technology solutions to complex problems from a number of application domains;
3. Apply their information technology skills and knowledge to problems of the type they will encounter in the information technology profession.
|Content||1. A number of diverse applications of Information Technology|
2. The methods and techniques used in each application
3. Where appropriate, the software packages used to implement each application.
The applications addressed will vary from time to time, in keeping with the rapid change in Information Technology. Examples might be: computer-based modelling; real-time techniques; artificial intelligence; robotics; and cryptography.
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode|
|Contact Hours||Lecture: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|
Tutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
|Timetables||2014 Course Timetables for INFT3940|