INSIDE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

CSE1IIT

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

Students will be provided with a general and practical introduction to information technology for students in a range of disciplines. This subject will guide students to implement the IT skills to their field of study. It covers: fundamental principles of computer operation, the main hardware components of the computer, data storage and retrieval, introduction to system software, introduction to data communications, computer networks, the Internet; operating systems, file management systems, security, introduction to information systems; application software modules: spreadsheets, database packages, the World Wide Web.

SchoolEngineering and Mathematical Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorNasser Sabar

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Available as ElectiveYes

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsCSE1ITF OR BUS1MIS

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Fluency with Information Technology: Skills, Concepts and Capabilities

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorLawrence Snyder

YearN/A

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherPearson

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Identify the functions of the main hardware and software components of computers.
02. Describe various types of computer networks, their purposes, strengths and weaknesses.
03. Examine simple information technology problems and develop spreadsheets to model each problem.
04. Design and construct basic web pages using HTML and style sheets to solve practical problems.
05. Develop and interpret simple database tables, queries and reports to solve practical problems.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLydia Cui

Class requirements

Computer LaboratoryWeek: 11 - 22
One 2.00 h computer laboratory per week on weekdays during the day from week 11 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

WorkShopWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h workshop other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
workshop runs 6 times during duration of the subject

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One 1.5-hour examination (1500 words equivalent)

N/ACentral examIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Two assignments (equivalent to 1600 words in total)Assignment 1 is on website construction using HTML.Assignment 2 tackles simple database construction and data manipulation.

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo40 SILO4, SILO5

Weekly quiz in the lab (equivalent to 800 words in total)There are 10 quizzes in total. Each last for 5 minutes.

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

On-Line, 2021, Semester 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLydia Cui

Class requirements

Computer LaboratoryWeek: 11 - 22
One 2.00 h computer laboratory per week on weekdays during the day from week 11 to week 22 and delivered via online.

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

WorkShopWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h workshop other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
Workshop runs 6 times over the duration of the subject.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Assignment 1 (equivalent to 600 words)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo15 SILO5

Assignment 2 (equivalent to 1000 words)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo25 SILO4

Weekly online exercise (equivalent to 800 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Final exam (3 hours  equivalent to 2000 words)

N/ACentral examIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Sydney, 2021, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorNasser Sabar

Class requirements

Computer LaboratoryWeek: 11 - 22
One 2.00 h computer laboratory per week on weekdays during the day from week 11 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

WorkShopWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h workshop other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
workshop runs 6 times during duration of the subject

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One 1.5-hour examination (1500 words equivalent)

N/ACentral examIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Two assignments (equivalent to 1600 words in total)Assignment 1 is on website construction using HTML.Assignment 2 tackles simple database construction and data manipulation.

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo40 SILO4, SILO5

Weekly quiz in the lab (equivalent to 800 words in total)There are 10 quizzes in total. Each last for 5 minutes.

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

On-Line, 2021, Semester 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLydia Cui

Class requirements

Computer LaboratoryWeek: 31 - 42
One 2.00 h computer laboratory per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 42 and delivered via online.

LectureWeek: 30 - 42
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via online.

LectureWeek: 30 - 42
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via online.

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 42
One 1.00 h workshop other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via online.
Workshop runs 6 times over the duration of the subject.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Assignment 1 (equivalent to 600 words)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo15 SILO5

Assignment 2 (equivalent to 1000 words)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo25 SILO4

Weekly online exercise (equivalent to 800 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Final exam (3 hours  equivalent to 2000 words)

N/ACentral examIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Sydney, 2021, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorNasser Sabar

Class requirements

Computer LaboratoryWeek: 30 - 42
One 2.00 h computer laboratory per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

LectureWeek: 30 - 42
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via online.

LectureWeek: 30 - 42
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 42
Six 1.00 h workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.
Workshop runs 6 times over the duration of the subject

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One 1.5-hour examination (1500 words equivalent)

N/ACentral examIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Two assignments (equivalent to 1600 words in total)Assignment 1 is on website construction using HTML.Assignment 2 tackles simple database construction and data manipulation.

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo40 SILO4, SILO5

Weekly quiz in the lab (equivalent to 800 words in total)There are 10 quizzes in total. Each last for 5 minutes.

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, LTU Term 4, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLydia Cui

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 30 - 35
Two 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 35 and delivered via blended.

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 35
Two 1.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 35 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One 1.5-hour examination (1500 words equivalent)

N/ACentral examIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Two assignments (equivalent to 1600 words in total)Assignment 1 is on website construction using HTML.Assignment 2 tackles simple database construction and data manipulation.

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo40 SILO4, SILO5

Weekly quiz in the lab (equivalent to 800 words in total)There are 10 quizzes in total. Each last for 5 minutes.

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, LTU Term 6, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLydia Cui

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 46 - 51
Two 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 46 to week 51 and delivered via blended.

WorkShopWeek: 46 - 51
Two 1.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 46 to week 51 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One 1.5-hour examination (1500 words equivalent)

N/ACentral examIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Two assignments (equivalent to 1600 words in total)Assignment 1 is on website construction using HTML.Assignment 2 tackles simple database construction and data manipulation.

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo40 SILO4, SILO5

Weekly quiz in the lab (equivalent to 800 words in total)There are 10 quizzes in total. Each last for 5 minutes.

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Summer, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLydia Cui

Class requirements

Computer LaboratoryWeek: 46 - 0
One 2.00 h computer laboratory per week on weekdays during the day from week 46 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.

LectureWeek: 46 - 0
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 46 to week 0 and delivered via online.

LectureWeek: 46 - 0
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 46 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.

WorkShopWeek: 46 - 0
One 1.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 46 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.
Workshop runs 6 times during duration of the subject

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One 1.5-hour examination (1500 words equivalent)

N/ACentral examIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Two assignments (equivalent to 1600 words in total)Assignment 1 is on website construction using HTML.Assignment 2 tackles simple database construction and data manipulation.

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo40 SILO4, SILO5

Weekly quiz in the lab (equivalent to 800 words in total)There are 10 quizzes in total. Each last for 5 minutes.

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Sydney, 2021, Summer, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorNasser Sabar

Class requirements

Computer LaboratoryWeek: 47 - 0
One 2.00 h computer laboratory per week on weekdays during the day from week 47 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.

LectureWeek: 46 - 0
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 46 to week 0 and delivered via online.

LectureWeek: 46 - 0
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 46 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.

WorkShopWeek: 46 - 0
Six 1.00 h workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 46 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.
Workshop runs 6 times over the duration of the subject

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One 1.5-hour examination (1500 words equivalent)

N/ACentral examIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Two assignments (equivalent to 1600 words in total)Assignment 1 is on website construction using HTML.Assignment 2 tackles simple database construction and data manipulation.

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo40 SILO4, SILO5

Weekly quiz in the lab (equivalent to 800 words in total)There are 10 quizzes in total. Each last for 5 minutes.

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3