INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY FUNDAMENTALS

CSE1ITX

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject provides a general and practical introduction to information technology. Areas taught include: fundamental principles of computer operation, the main hardware components of the computer, data storage and retrieval, introduction to system software, the Internet; operating systems, file management systems, security; application software modules: spreadsheets, database packages, the World Wide Web.

SchoolEngineering and Mathematical Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Students must be admitted in one of the following courses: SBAIO, SBACTO

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Information Technology Fundamentals

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorDidasko Digital

Year2018

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherDidasko

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 and manage computer system resources based on the client's business requirements
02. Analyse a simple IT business problem and develop a spreadsheet to model the problem.
03. Design and construct web pages with HTML and style sheets.
04. Design and develop database systems based on business clients requirements.

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Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 2 - 13
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 2 to week 13 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Report on hardware and operating systems (1,000-words equivalent)Part A - A written report to analyse and justify the hardware and software needs of a business. Part B - A written report on operating systems

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1

Business application spreadsheet report (500-words equivalent)A written report on developing a spreadsheet solution to satisfy the business requirements

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2

Website development assignment (1,500-words equivalent)Design and develop a website for a business requirements. Students submit a link to the website that they have developed

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4

Database design and development assignment (1,500-words equivalent)Design and develop to satisfy the client's requirements using a Microsoft Access Database

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO4

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 10, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 41 - 52
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 41 to week 52 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Report on hardware and operating systems (1,000-words equivalent)Part A - A written report to analyse and justify the hardware and software needs of a business. Part B - A written report on operating systems

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1

Business application spreadsheet report (500-words equivalent)A written report on developing a spreadsheet solution to satisfy the business requirements

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2

Website development assignment (1,500-words equivalent)Design and develop a website for a business requirements. Students submit a link to the website that they have developed

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4

Database design and development assignment (1,500-words equivalent)Design and develop to satisfy the client's requirements using a Microsoft Access Database

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO4

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 11, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 45 - 0
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 45 to week 0 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Report on hardware and operating systems (1,000-words equivalent)Part A - A written report to analyse and justify the hardware and software needs of a business. Part B - A written report on operating systems

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1

Business application spreadsheet report (500-words equivalent)A written report on developing a spreadsheet solution to satisfy the business requirements

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2

Website development assignment (1,500-words equivalent)Design and develop a website for a business requirements. Students submit a link to the website that they have developed

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4

Database design and development assignment (1,500-words equivalent)Design and develop to satisfy the client's requirements using a Microsoft Access Database

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO4

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 12, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 50 - 0
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 50 to week 0 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Report on hardware and operating systems (1,000-words equivalent)Part A - A written report to analyse and justify the hardware and software needs of a business. Part B - A written report on operating systems

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1

Business application spreadsheet report (500-words equivalent)A written report on developing a spreadsheet solution to satisfy the business requirements

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2

Website development assignment (1,500-words equivalent)Design and develop a website for a business requirements. Students submit a link to the website that they have developed

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4

Database design and development assignment (1,500-words equivalent)Design and develop to satisfy the client's requirements using a Microsoft Access Database

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO4

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 6 - 17
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 6 to week 17 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Report on hardware and operating systems (1,000-words equivalent)Part A - A written report to analyse and justify the hardware and software needs of a business. Part B - A written report on operating systems

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1

Business application spreadsheet report (500-words equivalent)A written report on developing a spreadsheet solution to satisfy the business requirements

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2

Website development assignment (1,500-words equivalent)Design and develop a website for a business requirements. Students submit a link to the website that they have developed

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4

Database design and development assignment (1,500-words equivalent)Design and develop to satisfy the client's requirements using a Microsoft Access Database

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO4

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 3, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 10 - 21
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 21 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Report on hardware and operating systems (1,000-words equivalent)Part A - A written report to analyse and justify the hardware and software needs of a business. Part B - A written report on operating systems

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1

Business application spreadsheet report (500-words equivalent)A written report on developing a spreadsheet solution to satisfy the business requirements

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2

Website development assignment (1,500-words equivalent)Design and develop a website for a business requirements. Students submit a link to the website that they have developed

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4

Database design and development assignment (1,500-words equivalent)Design and develop to satisfy the client's requirements using a Microsoft Access Database

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO4

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 4, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 15 - 26
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 15 to week 26 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Report on hardware and operating systems (1,000-words equivalent)Part A - A written report to analyse and justify the hardware and software needs of a business. Part B - A written report on operating systems

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1

Business application spreadsheet report (500-words equivalent)A written report on developing a spreadsheet solution to satisfy the business requirements

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2

Website development assignment (1,500-words equivalent)Design and develop a website for a business requirements. Students submit a link to the website that they have developed

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4

Database design and development assignment (1,500-words equivalent)Design and develop to satisfy the client's requirements using a Microsoft Access Database

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO4

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 5, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 19 - 30
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 19 to week 30 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Report on hardware and operating systems (1,000-words equivalent)Part A - A written report to analyse and justify the hardware and software needs of a business. Part B - A written report on operating systems

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1

Business application spreadsheet report (500-words equivalent)A written report on developing a spreadsheet solution to satisfy the business requirements

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2

Website development assignment (1,500-words equivalent)Design and develop a website for a business requirements. Students submit a link to the website that they have developed

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4

Database design and development assignment (1,500-words equivalent)Design and develop to satisfy the client's requirements using a Microsoft Access Database

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO4

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 6, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 24 - 35
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 24 to week 35 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Report on hardware and operating systems (1,000-words equivalent)Part A - A written report to analyse and justify the hardware and software needs of a business. Part B - A written report on operating systems

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1

Business application spreadsheet report (500-words equivalent)A written report on developing a spreadsheet solution to satisfy the business requirements

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2

Website development assignment (1,500-words equivalent)Design and develop a website for a business requirements. Students submit a link to the website that they have developed

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4

Database design and development assignment (1,500-words equivalent)Design and develop to satisfy the client's requirements using a Microsoft Access Database

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO4

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 7, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 28 - 39
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 28 to week 39 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Report on hardware and operating systems (1,000-words equivalent)Part A - A written report to analyse and justify the hardware and software needs of a business. Part B - A written report on operating systems

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1

Business application spreadsheet report (500-words equivalent)A written report on developing a spreadsheet solution to satisfy the business requirements

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2

Website development assignment (1,500-words equivalent)Design and develop a website for a business requirements. Students submit a link to the website that they have developed

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4

Database design and development assignment (1,500-words equivalent)Design and develop to satisfy the client's requirements using a Microsoft Access Database

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO4

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 8, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 32 - 43
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Report on hardware and operating systems (1,000-words equivalent)Part A - A written report to analyse and justify the hardware and software needs of a business. Part B - A written report on operating systems

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1

Business application spreadsheet report (500-words equivalent)A written report on developing a spreadsheet solution to satisfy the business requirements

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2

Website development assignment (1,500-words equivalent)Design and develop a website for a business requirements. Students submit a link to the website that they have developed

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4

Database design and development assignment (1,500-words equivalent)Design and develop to satisfy the client's requirements using a Microsoft Access Database

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO4

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 9, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 37 - 48
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 37 to week 48 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Report on hardware and operating systems (1,000-words equivalent)Part A - A written report to analyse and justify the hardware and software needs of a business. Part B - A written report on operating systems

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1

Business application spreadsheet report (500-words equivalent)A written report on developing a spreadsheet solution to satisfy the business requirements

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2

Website development assignment (1,500-words equivalent)Design and develop a website for a business requirements. Students submit a link to the website that they have developed

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4

Database design and development assignment (1,500-words equivalent)Design and develop to satisfy the client's requirements using a Microsoft Access Database

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO4