INDUSTRY PROJECT 3A

CSE3PRA

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

The industry project enables students to experience real-life involvement in the planning and development of a medium sized software project. It utilises a teamwork approach to software engineering and integrates previously learned skills and knowledge relating to technical, social and ethical issues. The subject covers project management, team organisation and communication, project estimation and planning, documentation and reporting and milestone presentation. Project teams must be finalised by the first week of term. The project is completed over two consecutive semesters, students will receive an X grade for CSE3PRA and must enrol in CSE3PRB in order to complete and receive a mark for this subject.

FacultyFaculty of Science, Tech & Engineering

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorTorab Torabi

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites CSE2DES or CSE2ISD

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects CSE3PRO, CSE4PRO, CSE40PRJ, CSE30PRJ, CSE3PRG, CSE4PRG, CSE4PRA, CSE4PRB, CSE5PRA, CSE5PRB

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions This unit of study represents the first semester of a year-long program. Students MUST complete both CSE3PRA and CSE3PRB in two consecutive semesters. All students must complete a 'Team Formation' form and submit this to the subject co-ordinator a week before the semester. Deadline for enrolment in this subject is seven days prior to commencement of term.

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsIndustry Project GuidelinesPrescribedTorabi, T.LA TROBE UNIVERSITY
ReadingsSoftware Engineering (Ninth Edition)PrescribedSommerville, I.ADDISON-WESLEY, 2009.

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Dandenong, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTorab Torabi

Class requirements

Seminar Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

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 face-to-face.

Laboratory Class Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours laboratory class per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Evidence Based Learning Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours evidence based learning per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Evidence based learning/problem based learning"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Business requirement + project plan + prototype team presentation 30-minutes (team)10
Design and prototype submission 80-pages (team)35
One-hour team meeting practice and one-hour team client interview (team)5
Team design presentation 45-minutes(team)15
Weekly 1-hour workshop & practical project management and system development activities (individual)10
Weekly progress project management report 200-words (individual)25

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTorab Torabi

Class requirements

Evidence Based Learning Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours evidence based learning per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Evidence based learning/problem based learning"

Laboratory Class Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours laboratory class per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

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 face-to-face.

Seminar Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Business requirement + project plan + prototype team presentation 30-minutes (team)10
Design and prototype submission 80-pages (team)35
One-hour team meeting practice and one-hour team client interview (team)5
Team design presentation 45-minutes(team)15
Weekly 1-hour workshop & practical project management and system development activities (individual)10
Weekly progress project management report 200-words (individual)25