The purpose of this unit is to execute the project planned and developed in ACX3005 Graduating Project 1. This project provides the opportunity for students to implement knowledge and practise skills acquired across their course and to choose their own area of interest within their specialisation. Students are expected to produce a product or outcome which enhances their graduate employment prospects. Students are encouraged to assist each other, and working groups will be maintained (or established where appropriate) to support student collaboration. Projects may be undertaken with an industry and/or community partner.

Unit details

Location:
Study level:
Undergraduate
Credit points:
12
Unit code:
ACX3006

Prerequisites

ACX3005 - Graduating Project 1

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
  1. Manage the challenges encountered during a project, in particular those relating to timelines, technical matters, human resources and budgets;  
  2. Collaborate effectively in achieving interdisciplinary team outcomes with responsibility and accountability for own learning and professional practice;  
  3. Produce, present and publish for a professional project; and  
  4. Present a professional progress report demonstrating critical reflection on goals and achieved and intended outcomes.  

Assessment

Assessment type Description Grade
Report Project Mid-point Checklist & Reflection 10%
Journal Working journal including self-evaluation 20%
Project Project documentation 50%
Presentation Final presentation 20%

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