Major Development Project (Advanced) (INFO3600)


This unit will provide students an opportunity to carry out substantial aspects of a significant software development project. The project will be directed towards assisting a client group (from industry or with strong industry links). The student's contribution could cover one or more aspects such as requirements capture, system design, implementation, change management, upgrades, operation, and/or tuning. Assessment will be based on the quality of the delivered outputs, the effectiveness of the process followed, and the understanding of the way the work fits into the client's goals, as shown in a written report.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


Project Work - in class 2 hrs/week; Site Visit 1 hr/week; Project Work - own time 16 hrs/week; Meeting 1 hr/week.


Through semester assessment (100%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules




COMP3615, ISYS3400

Additional Information

Only available to students in BIT, BCST(Adv) or BSc(Adv).

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.