INFORMATION SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT

CSE2ISD

2017

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject further develops and adds to the tools and techniques introduced in CSE1IS: Information Systems. Major topics include information systems development strategies, project management, requirements modelling, domain modelling, behavioural modelling, structural modelling and dynamic modelling. The students will learn the use of Unified Modelling Language (UML) for the analysis and design phases of IS.  Students will gain the ability to apply knowledge of basic science and software engineering fundamentals to information systems analysis and design.




SchoolSchool Engineering&Mathematical Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorAndrew Skabar

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites CSE1IS

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsObject-Oriented Systems Analysis and DesignPrescribedAshrafi and Ashrafi: 2014Pearson
ReadingsSystems analysis and designRecommendedShelly G, Cashman, T & Rosenblatt H, 201410th ed, Course Technology

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Compare and contrast information systems development strategies.

Activities:
Workshop/Tutorials/Exam Describe and explain the similarities and differences between the various systems development methods. Explain the advantages and disadvantages of one or more system development methods.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Creative Problem-solving (Creative Problem-solving)
Critical Thinking (Critical Thinking)
Discipline-specific GCs (Discipline-specific GCs)

02. Analyse an information systems project and apply project management tools and techniques to planning and scheduling.

Activities:
Workshop/Tutorials/Assignment/Exam Solve problems that require identification and use of an appropriate cost benefit analysis technique to identify whether it is feasible financially to proceed with a systems development project. Develop Gantt and PERT charts and use time estimation techniques for planning, sheduling and tracking of systems development projects. Use project management software (e.g. MS Project or similar software) for the planning and status reporting of system development progress. Demonstrate team working skills and reflect on self and peer performance in the team.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Discipline-specific GCs (Discipline-specific GCs)
Inquiry/ Research (Inquiry/ Research)
Creative Problem-solving (Creative Problem-solving)
Teamwork (Teamwork)
Writing (Writing)
Quantitative Literacy/ Numeracy (Quantitative Literacy/ Numeracy)
Speaking (Speaking)

03. Identify system requirements and document using use cases.

Activities:
Workshop/Tutorials/Assignment/Exam Develop use cases from case study user/systems analyst transcripts. Use a CASE tool (e.g. Enterprise Architect or similar software) to specify requirements, draw use case diagrams and write use case scenarios.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Critical Thinking (Critical Thinking)
Writing (Writing)
Discipline-specific GCs (Discipline-specific GCs)
Creative Problem-solving (Creative Problem-solving)

04. Develop and describe a domain model.

Activities:
Workshop/Tutorials/Assignment/Exam Identify and analyse domain classes needed in an IS. Read, interpret and create a domain model class diagram.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Critical Thinking (Critical Thinking)
Creative Problem-solving (Creative Problem-solving)
Discipline-specific GCs (Discipline-specific GCs)

05. Apply knowledge of acquisition and sourcing to information systems projects.

Activities:
Workshop/Tutorials/Exam Evaluation of different sourcing options.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry/ Research (Inquiry/ Research)
Creative Problem-solving (Creative Problem-solving)
Discipline-specific GCs (Discipline-specific GCs)

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2017, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSean Haythorne

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 10 - 22
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

Lecture Week: 10 - 10
One 1.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 10 and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture Week: 22 - 22
One 1.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 22 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Assignment (1200 words equivalent)30 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Weekly Quiz (total 800 words equivalent)20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
One two-hour Examination (2000 words equivalent)Hurdle requirement: To pass the subject, a pass in the examination is mandatory.50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Dandenong, 2017, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAndrew Skabar

Class requirements

Scheduled Online Class Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours scheduled online class per week from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Assignment (1200 words equivalent)30 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Weekly Quiz (total 800 words equivalent)20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
One two-hour Examination (2000 words equivalent)Hurdle requirement: To pass the subject, a pass in the examination is mandatory.50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Dandenong, 2017, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSean Haythorne

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Scheduled Online Class Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours scheduled online class per week from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Assignment (1200 words equivalent)30 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Weekly Quiz (total 800 words equivalent)20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
One two-hour Examination (2000 words equivalent)Hurdle requirement: To pass the subject, a pass in the examination is mandatory.50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Melbourne, 2017, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAndrew Skabar

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 31 - 43
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Lecture Week: 31 - 31
One 1.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 31 and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture Week: 43 - 43
One 1.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 43 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Assignment (1200 words equivalent)30 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Weekly Quiz (total 800 words equivalent)20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
One two-hour Examination (2000 words equivalent)Hurdle requirement: To pass the subject, a pass in the examination is mandatory.50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Sydney, 2017, Study Period 3, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAndrew Skabar

Class requirements

Lecture
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day and delivered via blended.

WorkShop
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.

Scheduled Online Class
One 2.0 hours scheduled online class per week on weekdays during the day and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Assignment (1200 words equivalent)30 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Weekly Quiz (total 800 words equivalent)20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
One two-hour Examination (2000 words equivalent)Hurdle requirement: To pass the subject, a pass in the examination is mandatory.50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Sydney, 2017, Study Period 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAndrew Skabar

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Scheduled Online Class Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours scheduled online class per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Assignment (1200 words equivalent)30 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Weekly Quiz (total 800 words equivalent)20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
One two-hour Examination (2000 words equivalent)Hurdle requirement: To pass the subject, a pass in the examination is mandatory.50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Sydney, 2017, Study Period 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAndrew Skabar

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 42
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 42 and delivered via blended.

WorkShop Week: 31 - 42
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

Scheduled Online Class Week: 31 - 42
One 2.0 hours scheduled online class per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 42 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Assignment (1200 words equivalent)30 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Weekly Quiz (total 800 words equivalent)20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
One two-hour Examination (2000 words equivalent)Hurdle requirement: To pass the subject, a pass in the examination is mandatory.50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05