• Offered by Research School of Computer Science
  • ANU College ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science
  • Course subject Computer Science
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Course convener
    • Dr Penelope Kyburz
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2020
    Second Semester 2020
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The course provides student exposure to current professional practice in research and development. It consists of 60 days of work at an approved organization, organized by the student in conjunction with the course convenor. The duration of this must be in a computing research and development and professional context. The course is graded as satisfactory or unsatisfactory.

Students normally fulfil the requirements during the course in between the third and fourth years of the degree.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. describe and interpret a basic range of industrial workplace issues;
  2. describe and interpret the main responsibilities of an engineer involved in research and development; and
  3. describe the main working modes of in computing research and development, such as market and capability research, planning, communication, and teamwork practices.

Indicative Assessment

Assessment will be made on the basis of a written report submitted after the period of experience has ended.

The ANU uses Turnitin to enhance student citation and referencing techniques, and to assess assignment submissions as a component of the University's approach to managing Academic Integrity. While the use of Turnitin is not mandatory, the ANU highly recommends Turnitin is used by both teaching staff and students. For additional information regarding Turnitin please visit the ANU Online website.

Workload

60 days of work experience at an approved organization.

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must must be studying a Bachelor of Advanced Computing(R&D).

Majors

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
2
Unit value:
0 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
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Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
3067 24 Feb 2020 02 Mar 2020 31 Mar 2020 29 May 2020 In Person N/A

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
8063 27 Jul 2020 03 Aug 2020 31 Aug 2020 30 Oct 2020 In Person N/A

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