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BU3103 - Independent Project

Credit points: 3
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 3
Administered by: School of Business (pre 2015)

In addition to completion of 36 credit points of BU or BX subjects and enrolled in your last year of your course, students must access the School of Business Work Group on Career Hub (https://careerhub.jcu.edu.au). Use your jc user name and password to log onto the site. The Work Group you are enrolled in will be listed on the left hand column of the Career Hub Home page under Appointments and ePortfolio. Application deadlines will be communicated prior to the commencement of the study period. If accepted into the subject an Independent Study Agreement (ISA) with deadlines for the various stages of the project must be signed by the student and subject co-ordinator. This process only applies to students enrolled on the Townsville or Cairns campus.

This subject is designed primarily for students already employed in a workplace to develop an independent project for the workplace / industry. Students will be required to prepare a project proposal (which would require subject coordinator/lecturer approval) and to complete a project relevant to their degree and workplace. The proposal would be required to demonstrate how the project assists in developing/improving workplace skills; address an industry issue and contribute to industry.

Learning Outcomes

  • evaluate the complexity involved in solving multifaceted industry issues and/or design, organise and produce an effective large scale industry project result.
Prerequisites: 36CP OF BU OR BX SUBJECTS
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
BU3900 BU3050 BU2050 BU2900 BU3102 LA4044 CV3002

Availabilities

Townsville, Limited, Study Period 1
Census Date 27-Mar-2014
Face to face teaching (Dates to be confirmed by supervisor once Independent Study Agreement (ISA) is approved.)
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy.
Workload expectations:
  • 10 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 28 hours - lecturer directed activities
Assessment: presentations (20%); project proposal (30%); poster seminar and final project (50%).
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

Townsville, Limited, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Face to face teaching (Dates to be confirmed by supervisor once Independent Study Agreement (ISA) is approved.)
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy.
Workload expectations:
  • 10 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 28 hours - lecturer directed activities
Assessment: presentations (20%); project proposal (30%); poster seminar and final project (50%).
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

External, Study Period 1
Census Date 27-Mar-2014
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy.
Workload expectations:
  • 10 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 28 hours - lecturer directed activities
Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU
Assessment: presentations (20%); project proposal (30%); poster seminar and final project (50%).
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

External, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy.
Workload expectations:
  • 10 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 28 hours - lecturer directed activities
Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU
Assessment: presentations (20%); project proposal (30%); poster seminar and final project (50%).
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

Townsville, Limited, Study Period 7
Census Date 10-Jul-2014
Face to face teaching (Dates to be confirmed by supervisor once Independent Study Agreement (ISA) is approved.)
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy.
Workload expectations:
  • 10 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 28 hours - lecturer directed activities
Assessment: presentations (20%); project proposal (30%); poster seminar and final project (50%).
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

Townsville, Limited, Study Period 6
Census Date 26-Jun-2014
Face to face teaching (Dates to be confirmed by supervisor once Independent Study Agreement (ISA) is approved.)
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy.
Workload expectations:
  • 10 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 28 hours - lecturer directed activities
Assessment: presentations (20%); project proposal (30%); poster seminar and final project (50%).
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

Townsville, Limited, Study Period 11
Census Date 11-Dec-2014
Face to face teaching (Dates to be confirmed by supervisor once Independent Study Agreement (ISA) is approved.)
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy.
Workload expectations:
  • 10 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 28 hours - lecturer directed activities
Assessment: presentations (20%); project proposal (30%); poster seminar and final project (50%).
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

Cairns, Limited, Study Period 1
Census Date 27-Mar-2014
Face to face teaching (Dates to be confirmed by supervisor once Independent Study Agreement (ISA) is approved.)
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy.
Workload expectations:
  • 10 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 28 hours - lecturer directed activities
Assessment: presentations (20%); project proposal (30%); poster seminar and final project (50%).
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

Cairns, Limited, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Face to face teaching (Dates to be confirmed by supervisor once Independent Study Agreement (ISA) is approved.)
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy.
Workload expectations:
  • 10 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 28 hours - lecturer directed activities
Assessment: presentations (20%); project proposal (30%); poster seminar and final project (50%).
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

Cairns, Limited, Study Period 6
Census Date 26-Jun-2014
Face to face teaching (Dates to be confirmed by supervisor once Independent Study Agreement (ISA) is approved.)
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy.
Workload expectations:
  • 10 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 28 hours - lecturer directed activities
Assessment: presentations (20%); project proposal (30%); poster seminar and final project (50%).
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

Cairns, Limited, Study Period 7
Census Date 10-Jul-2014
Face to face teaching (Dates to be confirmed by supervisor once Independent Study Agreement (ISA) is approved.)
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy.
Workload expectations:
  • 10 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 28 hours - lecturer directed activities
Assessment: presentations (20%); project proposal (30%); poster seminar and final project (50%).
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

Cairns, Limited, Study Period 11
Census Date 11-Dec-2014
Face to face teaching (Dates to be confirmed by supervisor once Independent Study Agreement (ISA) is approved.)
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy.
Workload expectations:
  • 10 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 28 hours - lecturer directed activities
Assessment: presentations (20%); project proposal (30%); poster seminar and final project (50%).
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

JCU Singapore, Limited, Study Period 51
Census Date 20-Mar-2014
Face to face teaching (Dates to be confirmed by supervisor once Independent Study Agreement (ISA) is approved.)
Workload expectations:
  • 10 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 28 hours - lecturer directed activities
Assessment: presentations (20%); project proposal (30%); poster seminar and final project (50%).
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

JCU Singapore, Limited, Study Period 52
Census Date 17-Jul-2014
Face to face teaching (Dates to be confirmed by supervisor once Independent Study Agreement (ISA) is approved.)
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy
Workload expectations:
  • 10 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 28 hours - lecturer directed activities
Assessment: presentations (20%); project proposal (30%); poster seminar and final project (50%).
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

JCU Brisbane, Limited, Study Period 21
Census Date 17-Apr-2014
Face to face teaching (Dates to be confirmed by supervisor once Independent Study Agreement (ISA) is approved.)
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy
Lecturer: <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:
  • 10 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 28 hours - lecturer directed activities
Assessment: presentations (20%); project proposal (30%); poster seminar and final project (50%).
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

JCU Brisbane, Limited, Study Period 22
Census Date 14-Aug-2014
Face to face teaching (Dates to be confirmed by supervisor once Independent Study Agreement (ISA) is approved.)
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy
Workload expectations:
  • 10 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 28 hours - lecturer directed activities
Assessment: presentations (20%); project proposal (30%); poster seminar and final project (50%).
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

JCU Brisbane, Limited, Study Period 23
Census Date 11-Dec-2014
Face to face teaching (Dates to be confirmed by supervisor once Independent Study Agreement (ISA) is approved.)
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy
Workload expectations:
  • 10 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 28 hours - lecturer directed activities
Assessment: presentations (20%); project proposal (30%); poster seminar and final project (50%).
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

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