Technology Innovation Project

COS70008 25 Credit Points

Duration

  • 1 Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 96 Hours

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2021 teaching periods

Hawthorn

Higher Ed. Semester 2

Dates:
2 Aug 21 - 31 Oct 21

Results:
7 Dec 21

Last self enrolment:
15 Aug 21

Census:
31 Aug 21


Aims and objectives

This is a project-based unit in which students work in teams to innovate a solution to an industry driven challenge. The project will have a substantial emphasis on innovation. Teams of students will have a staff member as a ‘facilitator’ whilst working on this project. Student teams will be allowed to select a project from a range of industry oriented innovation projects aligned to their chosen specialisation. This unit forms part of the student specialisation selection if their course undertaken has a choice of specialisation.
 
Unit Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this unit students will be able to:
#Unit Learning Outcome Description
ULO1Apply a systematic, evidence based approach to technology innovation
ULO2Apply knowledge of design fundamentals to technology challenges
ULO3Apply effective research methods to critically appraise information related to technology innovation
ULO4Use technology to design, develop and present design solutions
ULO5Demonstrate reflective practice, and use self and peer evaluation
ULO6Demonstrate awareness of social and cultural perspectives, and professional ethics that impact on working in a team