INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY FUNDAMENTALS
Credit points: 15
Students will be provided with a general and practical introduction to information technology for students in all disciplines. 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
Subject Co-ordinatorKan Yu
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG
Available as ElectiveNo
Quota Management StrategyN/A
Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
Minimum credit point requirementN/A
BENDIGO CAMPUS: Discovering computers (introductory)
AuthorShelly, Cashman & Vermaat.
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
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Bendigo, 2021, Semester 1, Blended
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSimon Egerton
LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
TutorialWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
|One 2-hour examination||N/A||N/A||No||60||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5, SILO6|
|Assignment 1: 750 words||N/A||N/A||No||15||SILO1, SILO4|
|Assignment 2: 750 words||N/A||N/A||No||15||SILO5, SILO7|
|Five tutorial assessments (200-word equivalent each)||N/A||N/A||No||10||SILO4, SILO5, SILO6|