Honours Project

Course code COMP4250BUnits 20Level 4000Faculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentSchool of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

This course is Part B of a multi-term sequence. Part A must be successfully completed before undertaking Part B.
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 rpesented 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 activities 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 and will be conducted over 2 semesters as a multi term sequence. Part A must be completed before beginning Part B.
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.
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