Learning the theory is important, but the real value lies in knowing how to apply it. There’s 18 subjects that may spark your interest during Summer at UTS listed below. To find out more, visit UTS Information Technology

Important: If you decide to withdraw from a spring session subject, you will not be able to re-enrol. Please consider this as the summer session class may already be full.

All subjects available.

These subjects will broaden your academic experience and are generally available as electives in your course.Use these subjects to broaden your academic experience. Refer to the UTS handbook for more information.  

Usually available as electives in your course, internships and industry work opportunities are a great way to gain valuable experience and develop your skills while you’re studying. Please check the availability of internship subjects in your course listing in the handbook.

Work experience subjects are a compulsory part of your course. Find out what it’s like to work in your industry whilst gaining relevant knowledge throughout your UTS course.

These subjects have been developed to assist you in improving upon your current skills in various areas that are relevant to your studies. These subjects do not hold a credit point value.

Consider giving your degree a real international edge. Going on Exchange will enhance your understanding of language, culture and context of your chosen country.

HELPS provides non-credit point English language and academic literacy support to UTS undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Learn competencies that will assist you on your career path. Short Courses do not contribute to your current degree, but will provide you with professional skills that can be applied to the real world.

Analytics Capstone Project B (31243)

Data mining and knowledge discovery is the kernel of contemporary computer analytics and intelligence. The process consists of several iterative steps, including data pre-processing and transformation, the actual data mining and pattern discovery steps, and putting discovered information and knowledge into action.
This subject is focused on the practical implementation of this process to large data sets from different areas of human endeavour. Students choose a real-world project of interest and, with the help of a staff mentor, research, plan and produce an outcome. They communicate the results of the project in a detailed report.

Computer Graphics Project (31248)

Please refer to the UTS Handbook for details http://www.handbook.uts.edu.au/subjects/index.html

Directed Study 1 (31008)

This subject is a small group subject that covers a specialist topic at an advanced level. The topic of an individual subject is chosen by the subject coordinator. There are no set lectures; instead, the students and the coordinator meet once a week to discuss the topic.

Directed Study 1 (32019)

Please refer to the UTS Handbook for details http://www.handbook.uts.edu.au/subjects/index.html

Directed Study 2 (31009)

This subject is a small group subject that covers a specialist topic at an advanced level. The topic of an individual subject is chosen by the subject coordinator. There are no set lectures; instead, the students and the coordinator meet once a week to discuss the topic.

Directed Study 2 (32020)

This subject is a small group subject that covers a specialist topic at an advanced level. The topic of an individual subject is chosen by the subject coordinator. There are no set lectures; instead, the students and the coordinator meet once a week to discuss the topic.

Directed Study 3 (31010)

This subject is a small group subject that covers a specialist topic at an advanced level. The topic of an individual subject is chosen by the subject coordinator. There are no set lectures; instead, the students and the coordinator meet once a week to discuss the topic.

Directed Study 3 (32021)

This subject is a small group subject that covers a specialist topic at an advanced level. The topic of an individual subject is chosen by the subject coordinator. There are no set lectures; instead, the students and the coordinator meet once a week to discuss the topic.

Directed Study 4 (31013)

This subject is a small group subject that covers a specialist topic at an advanced level. The topic of an individual subject is chosen by the subject coordinator. There are no set lectures; instead, the students and the coordinator meet once a week to discuss the topic.

Directed Study 4 (32022)

This subject deals with issues involved in strategic level analysis and design in a corporate information systems environment. Through a major case study, it reinforces material previously studied, while giving groups of students scope to use their own judgement in applying their knowledge. It stresses the development and assessment of alternative approaches to a system strategy. Senior management and communication skills are also developed.

Internetworking Project (31261)

This subject consolidates students’ understanding of internetworking-related theoretical knowledge and its application to practical projects which fall under two major categories: 1. Internetworking projects; and 2. Internetworking applications projects. This subject also provides students with the opportunity to work collaboratively in a team environment through project specification, design, set-up and implementation.

IT Experience 1 (31137)

This subject involves formal planning and reflection, with students keeping track of their industry experiences. This is a zero-credit-point subject that supports students while they are working in industry for the purpose of gaining work experience.

IT Experience 2 (31139)

This subject involves formal planning and reflection, with students keeping track of their industry experiences. It is a zero-credit-point subject that supports students while they are working in industry for the purpose of gaining work experience.

Preparation for and Review of IT Experience (31136)

This subject involves formal planning of and regular reporting on work experience undertaken in 31137 IT Experience 1. There is particular emphasis on the skills students hope to gain.

Project (31028)

This subject is intended to give students experience in working independently on a small research or development project. The project may be drawn from any area of information technology or may be part of a multidisciplinary project such as those managed by UTS Shopfront. Students can work on a project individually or in a small group. Each project is supervised by a member of academic staff.

Project (31029)

This subject is intended to give students experience in working independently on a small research or development project. The project may be drawn from any area of information technology or may be part of a multidisciplinary project such as those managed by UTS Shopfront. Students can work on a project individually or in a small group. Each project is supervised by a member of academic staff.

Project (31030)

This subject is intended to give students experience in working independently on a small research or development project. The project may be drawn from any area of information technology or may be part of a multidisciplinary project such as those managed by UTS Shopfront. Students can work on a project individually or in a small group. Each project is supervised by a member of academic staff.

Review of IT Experience (31138)

This subject involves formal planning of and regular reporting on work experience undertaken in 31139 IT Experience 1. There is particular emphasis on the skills students hope to gain.