This paper presents a new design for studies in Information Technology at a large Australian university. This work is grounded in recommendations of several IT curriculum documents. The paper briefly presents the range of first year units designed to ensure that the student of Information Technology has an effective base of technical and personal skills demanded of IT professional by industry. The paper’s focus is to detail two units that are specifically designed to develop interpersonal skills, communication and team skills, through developing products for the web. The paper is closes by mapping these latter units to IS2002 and ISCCÑ.
Stewart, Glenn, "Developing a New Curriculum for 1st Year Students of Information Technology" (2003). ACIS 2003 Proceedings. 78.