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  • Quant. Decision Making & OptimisationBISY90017

    Offered:OctoberYear:2019Quotas apply

    There are numerous mathematical methods used to obtain efficient solutions to a large variety of complex business problems.  This subject provides students with the ability to formulate a business problem as a mathematical model, and then to use quantitative techniques to identify a solution to t...

  • Masters Software Engineering ProjectSWEN90014

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This subject gives students in the Master of Engineering (Software) their first experience in analysing, designing, implementing, managing and delivering a small software engineering project. The aim of the subject is to give students an understanding of the major phases of software develop...

  • Managing Information TechnologyBISY90009

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Decision making in accounting and finance is enabled by information technology. This subject examines the concepts, tools and application of information technology in organisations by and for accounting and finance professionals. The focus is on enabling effective and efficient decisions, and enh...

  • Modelling Complex Software SystemsSWEN90004

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS Mathematical modelling is important for understanding and engineering many facets of complex systems. The aim of this subject is for students to understand the range and use of mathematical theories and notations in the analysis of discrete systems, how to abstract the key aspects of a prob...

  • Predictive AnalyticsBISY90016

    Offered:NovemberYear:2019Quotas apply

    Predicting key business variables has become increasingly important, as it drives both objective decision-making and improved profitability within organisations. This subject covers the main methods used to predict business variables, based on historical data. These include traditional regression...

  • Evaluating the User ExperienceINFO90004

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    User Experience (UX) means the way we respond to technology, including our practical, intellectual, emotional and affective responses. UX is widely recognised as a major determinant of successful technology outcomes, and it provides the design inspiration behind some of the most successful innova...

  • Fieldwork for DesignINFO90006

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject introduces students to the theories and methods used to understand people and settings for designing technical systems. The subject will equip students with the knowledge and skills needed to gather information about people and activities, to understand the intended users of the syst...

  • Software Requirements AnalysisSWEN90009

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIM The aim of this subject is to give students an understanding of the theoretical and technical principles behind systems analysis and software requirements engineering, applying techniques in a real-world project environment to analyse the requirements for systems. The subject is core in the...

  • Object Oriented Software DevelopmentSWEN20003

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS Developing medium and large scale software systems requires analysis and design prior to implementation. This subject introduces students to software design, with specific focus on object-oriented design, and the implementation of designs using an object-oriented programming language. The s...

  • Database SystemsINFO20003

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS Contemporary online services such as social networking and multimedia-sharing sites, massive multiplayer online games and commerce services have database management systems at their back-end. In this subject, students will obtain a deep understanding of the concepts behind database manageme...

  • Information ArchitectureINFO90005

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Information architecture encompasses the processes for investigating and designing the interfaces for large-scale information systems. It involves planning and creating the search methods and browsing mechanisms that users will exploit to discover the information that they need. This subject will...

  • Security & Software TestingSWEN90006

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS Software is present in almost every part of our lives, and continues to change the world. Of importance to users is that software is correct, secure, reliable and efficient. The scale and complexity of most software ensures that achieving these qualities is non-trivial. This subject introdu...

  • Software Processes and ManagementSWEN90016

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS The aim of this subject is to introduce students to the software engineering principles, processes, tools and techniques for analysing and managing complex software projects. INDICATIVE CONTENT Topics covered include: software engineering processes; project management; planning and schedu...

  • Software Design and ArchitectureSWEN90007

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS One of the main challenges in developing enterprise-wide distributed systems is in choosing the right software architectures. In this subject students will study software architectures in depth and the principles, techniques and tools for creating, developing and evaluating software archite...

  • Usability Evaluation MethodsINFO20004

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS How do we know if our digital designs will be usable and useful when people take them up in their work or social lives? Poor designs lead to errors and frustration and result in a substantial waste of money and resources. It is crucial that digital designers carefully evaluate and iterate t...

  • Designing Novel InteractionsINFO90003

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    New interaction technologies continuously expand the range of input and output methods available in human-computer interaction. Interaction is no longer limited to desktop computers, windows-based interfaces, or keyboards and mice. Interfaces now include tangible communication, mobile and ubiquit...

  • Game DesignINFO30009

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS Digital games are one of the largest entertainment industries, increasingly pervasive within society, and at the forefront of emerging technologies with respect to user experience and online social interaction. This subject will develop understanding and practical knowledge of the fundamenta...

  • HCI ProjectINFO90008

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject involves in-depth investigation of a significant problem related to Human-Computer Interaction or a related discipline. The subject also provides students with skills and knowledge for analysing and solving problems, and enhanced written and oral communication skills. Under the super...

  • Interactive Technology ProjectINFO30008

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS As the 25pt capstone for the Digital Technologies Major, this subject creates an opportunity for students to work as an independent team to develop and evaluate a novel proposal for a new interactive technology or new application of existing technologies. The group will work under a supervi...

  • High Integrity Systems EngineeringSWEN90010

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS High integrity systems are systems that must be engineered to a high level of dependability, that is, a high level of safety, security, reliability and performance. In this subject students will explore the aims, principles, techniques and tools that are used to analyse, design and impleme...