ELEC9310 ICT Doctoral Thesis (full-time)

Credit
96 points
Content
This unit is a component of the Doctor of Engineering in Information and Communications Technology (DEICT). It offers a comprehensive study of a topic orientated towards improving professional practice by extending the theoretical basis of information and communications technology (ICT) towards practical implementation.
Outcomes
Students undertake a comprehensive study of a topic under consideration and make a substantial and original contribution to knowledge towards improving professional practice by extending the theoretical basis of ICT towards practical implementation.
Assessment
This is via a dissertation subject to an external examination.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
Texts

Lecture notes together with lists of references are provided.

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