Technology Inquiry Project

COS60010 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn, Sydney


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 36 hours face to face + blended

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

2023 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 1

Higher Ed. Semester 2

27 Feb 23 - 28 May 23

4 Jul 23

Last self enrolment:
12 Mar 23

31 Mar 23

Last withdraw without fail:
14 Apr 23

31 Jul 23 - 29 Oct 23

5 Dec 23

Last self enrolment:
13 Aug 23

31 Aug 23

Last withdraw without fail:
15 Sep 23

Aims and objectives

In this project-based unit students work in supervised teams to inquire and solve one or more challenges specifically designed and oriented towards technology. The project(s) must have a substantial emphasis on programming
Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)
On successful completion of this unit students will be able to: 
1. Assess the role of programming principles in a variety of settings
2. Reflect on practice via the application of self- and peer-evaluation
3. Apply knowledge of advanced programming fundamentals to technology challenges 
4. Demonstrate the ability to work as an effective team member using simple project management tools 
5. Find, organise, and evaluate information on a range of topics related to technology challenges 
6. Consider and reflect upon social and cultural perspectives that impact on learning and working in a team