Not currently offered

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students are provided with the opportunity to apply theoretical knowledge learnt in other subjects of the course and to gain practical knowledge in the Information Technology professions. The student will undertake a 13 week full-time work program with an external organisation, which has been approved as an industry employer by the Subject and Course co-ordinators. The work to be undertaken by the student must be in a recognised Information Technology area and provide an appropriate learning environment. The employer will nominate a workplace supervisor who will oversee the student's work program and liaise with the Subject co-ordinator.

SchoolEngineering and Mathematical Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorSimon Egerton

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Students must have completed 240 credit points in the Bachelor of Information Technology or equivalent and received Subject and Course coordinators approval.


Incompatible subjectsCSE3IBB OR CSE3IBA

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsStudents must have secured full-time employment with an approved industry employer

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready


Work-based learningYes

Self sourced or Uni sourcedSelf Sourced
Uni Sourced

Entire subject or partial subjectEntire subject

Total hours/days required13 weeks FT

Location of WBL activity (region)Flexible

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Identify, select and utilise the appropriate tools, techniques, and skills acquired throughout the course in a professional work environment.
02. Gain practical experience and learn new IT skills through on the job training.
03. Demonstrate professional conduct, appropriate workplace behaviour, of a work ready IT professional.
04. Communicate effectively and professionally through documentation and presentations.

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