- Code COMP4820
- Unit Value 12 units
- Offered by School of Computing
- ANU College ANU College of Engineering Computing & Cybernetics
- Course subject Computer Science
- Areas of interest Computer Science, Advanced Computing
- Work Integrated Learning Placements
- Academic career UGRD
- AsPr Alex Potanin
- Dr Penny Kyburz
- Mode of delivery In Person
First Semester 2024
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In 2023, this course is on campus with remote adjustments only for participants with unavoidable travel restrictions/visa delays
This course will enable advanced computing students to develop competencies expected of professionals working in business, government or the broader community. The course coordinator will maintain a list of available internship opportunities for which students can apply. A holistic selection process will be used to select the best applicant for each opportunity. Students can also propose internships, but these will always be established following negotiations between the ANU and potential host organisations, and then offered to students along with other opportunities.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Demonstrate a personal commitment to ethical behaviour, competent practice, meeting legal and regulatory requirements, taking responsibility for their own work and acknowledging the work of others.
- Demonstrate a commitment to safety and sustainability, appropriate engagement with relevant stakeholders, and identify, assess and manage risk.
- Communicate effectively and work productively in a multi-disciplinary team, using initiative and sound judgement, to achieve defined workplace objectives.
- Apply their knowledge and skills in computer science to explore and critically analyse a real-world problem; using creativity and innovation, identify and critically evaluate potential solutions to the problem; choose and implement a particular solution; and critically evaluate and analyse the outcomes and impact of this solution.
Work Integrated Learning
This course will enable advanced computing students to develop competencies expected of professionals working in business, government or the broader community. The course coordinator will maintain a list of available internship opportunities for which students can apply.
- Statement of Work (20) [LO 1,2,3,4]
- Poster and Pitch (20) [LO 1,2,3,4]
- Feedback and Reflection (40) [LO 1,2,3,4]
- Work Portfolio Package (20) [LO 1,2,3,4]
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240 hours of student learning time, consisting of a combination of attendance at the internship placement, attendance at and participation in assessment activities, and writing reflective reports.
Requisite and Incompatibility
You will need to contact the School of Computing to request a permission code to enrol in this course.
Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.
Commonwealth Support (CSP) Students
If you 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). More information about your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.
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- Unit value:
- 12 units
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|4204||19 Feb 2024||26 Feb 2024||31 Mar 2024||24 May 2024||In Person||N/A|