Honours Project - Part A

Course code COMP4250AUnits 10Level 4000Faculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentSchool of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

This course is Part A of a multi-term sequence. Part B must also be completed to meet the requirements of the sequence. Comprises a substantial project usually involving a literature review together with a theoretical and/or practical investigation of a computer science problem. Technical content will be dependent on the project undertaken. Project work is embodied in a thesis and presented in a seminar. Additional instruction and assistance in thesis preparation, seminar preparation delivery will be given.

Not available in 2015

Objectives1) To give students the opportunity to carry out research oriented acitivites in a scientific way.
2) To provide students with hands-on exposure to problems in the frontier of knowledge that are relevant to academia or to industry.
3) To present in oral and written form current research issues in these areas. To develop research and communication skills.
ContentComprises a substantial project usually involving a literature review together with a theoretical and/or practical investigation of a computer science problem. Technical content will be dependent on the project undertaken. The project work is embodied in a thesis, and presented in a seminar. Additional instruction and assistance in thesis preparation and seminar preparation and delivery will be given.

This course will be conducted in 2 parts as it is a multi-term sequenced course. That is Part A will be in 1st Semester and Part B in 2nd Semester.
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgePermission from HOD. Knowledge is as required for the project undertaken.
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsLecture
Assessment Items
Presentations - IndividualAs per course outline.
ProjectsAs per course outline.
ReportsProject Report or Mini-thesis. As per course outline.
Contact HoursIndividual Supervision: for 0 hour(s) per Week for Full Term