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INFO3333: Computing 3 Management

2024 unit information

This unit teaches students vital skills for an effective professional career: preparing them to eventually be a leader, who ensures that others achieve high-quality outcomes. Building on experiences from earlier units (that covered working in a team, agile development practices, paying attention to needs and characteristics of users, and the value of data) this unit teaches students key concepts needed as a manager, or when working with managers. The focus includes managing projects, managing services, and ensuring governance.

Unit details and rules

Managing faculty or University school:

Computer Science

Code INFO3333
Academic unit Computer Science
Credit points 6
Prerequisites:
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12 credit points of 2000-level units
Corequisites:
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None
Prohibitions:
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INFO3402 or INFO6007
Assumed knowledge:
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None

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. Explain the principles and processes of IT project management, services management, and governance
  • LO2. Demonstrate basic proficiency in IT project management and services management tools and practices
  • LO3. Demonstrate basic skills in the core project management knowledge areas
  • LO4. Use project management tools and techniques to develop a project plan
  • LO5. Demonstrate a fundamental understanding of the strategies and practices of communication and leadership in an IT project
  • LO6. Describe the role of governance, compliance, and ethics in IT projects and services in organisational, social, and legal contexts
  • LO7. Demonstrate team skills, including team leader selection, negotiation and evaluation of team responsibilities, and team communication management
  • LO8. Use oral and written communication skills in discussions, presentations, and project reports
  • LO9. Describe the structure and role of relevant methods, frameworks, and standards such as PMBOK, Agile, COBIT, ITIL, ISO/IEC 20000, CMMI

Unit availability

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Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Semester 1 2024
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 2 2024
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Outline unavailable
Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Semester 1 2020
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Outline unavailable
Semester 1 2021
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 1 2021
Normal day Remote
Semester 1 2022
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 1 2022
Normal day Remote
Semester 1 2023
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 1 2023
Normal day Remote

Modes of attendance (MoA)

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