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Doctor of Information Technology Thesis (ICT702)

Organisational Unit Information Technology, Mathematics and Statistics
Credit Points 12
Availability MURDOCH: R1-internal, R1-external, R2-internal, R2-external, RAU-internal, RAU-external, RSP-internal, RSP-external, S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external
Teaching Timetables Murdoch S1
Murdoch S2
Description Students should enrol in this unit for the thesis component of their DIT. Students will identify their research problem, conduct a literature review and plan the research. The proposed project will then be undertaken and findings presented in a thesis. The thesis will be examined in accordance with the requirements for professional doctorates. Full-time students should enrol for 12 points each semester and part-time students for 6 points each semester until submission of the thesis.
Timetabled Learning Activities Meetings with Supervisor: up to 1 hour per week.
Prerequisites Enrolment in the Doctor of Information Technology; ICT650 Information Technology Research Methods or ICT615 Information Technology Research Methods.
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Doctor of Information Technology (DIT)
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.


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