*Demonstrate an advanced and integrated understanding of a complex body of knowledge in one or more discipline areas for generating substantial contribution to knowledge and/or scholarship within a field of IT.
*Articulate aspirations and intended activities through a contract to effectively theorise practice and thereby demonstrate expertise, personal and professional capabilities and competencies.
*Apply critical analysis and reflection to ethically research, synthesize, evaluate and disseminate complex information, problems, concepts, interpretations and theories to engage a range of audience in cognitive and technical discussions.
*Effectively disseminate deliverables to a variety of audiences using highly developed communication skills and work productively within a team of experts in the field.
*Demonstrate autonomy, expert judgement, adaptability, initiative, resilience and responsibility as a professional practitioner or researcher.