Technology Inquiry Project

COS60010 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn, Sydney


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 48 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

This is a project-based unit in which students work in teams to enquire and solve one or more challenges specifically designed and oriented towards technology. The project(s) must have a substantial emphasis on programming. Teams of students will have a staff member as a ‘facilitator’ whilst working on these projects.
Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)
On successful completion of this unit students will be able to: 
1. Have an understanding of programming
2. Demonstrate reflective practice, and use self and peer evaluation
3. Apply knowledge of programming fundamentals to technology challenges 
4. Learn collaboratively in a team environment 
5. Find, organise, and evaluate information on a range of topics related to technology challenges 
6. Demonstrate awareness of social and cultural perspectives that impact on learning and working in a team