|Course code CIVL4660||Units 10||Level 4000||Faculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentSchool of Engineering|
Independent research study in the form of a literature review, an experimental or theoretical investigation, an engineering design problem etc. Results are communicated in the form of a seminar, poster and final report.
Available in 2014
|Objectives||To allow the student to:|
A1 Use their initiative in an area of self selected engineering interest.
A2 Demonstrate initiative through the work performed.
A3 Critically analyse the work performed previously by others.
A4 Critically assess the achievements, limitations and further requirements of his/her own work.
A5 Demonstrate an appreciation of the state-of-the-art in the selected area.
A6 Demonstrate, through oral and written presentations, an ability to communicate the objectives and outcomes of the work.
|Content||A self directed project under the supervision of a member of academic staff involving two 15 minute seminars and a written report of the project. Course involves instruction in presentation skills and library use.|
|Assumed Knowledge||A student should have completed sufficient courses to be able to complete their program requirements in the year of enrolment.|
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode|
|Teaching Methods||Self Directed Learning|
|Contact Hours||Individual Supervision: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|
|Timetables||2014 Course Timetables for CIVL4660|