Extensive project on any approved matter which contributes to the course objectives. Concludes with a day of intensive seminar presentations by all students.



  • Semester 1 - 2017
  • Semester 2 - 2017

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. To develop management skills.

2. To develop report writing skills.

3. To develop oral communication skills.


  • A study into one of a variety of possible topics, involving surveying and/or a closely related matter and preferably involving a novel investigation.
  • Report preparation.
  • Seminar.


This course is only available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Engineering Honours (Surveying) or Bachelor of Engineering Honours (Civil) / Bachelor of Engineering Honours (Surveying) programs.

Assumed Knowledge

Completion of the 3rd year of the B.Surveying program.

Assessment Items

Thesis: Thesis

Written Assignment: Written Journal Article

Presentation: Seminar

Contact Hours



Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for 4 Weeks

NOTE: The above distribution of contact hours may alter on a weekly basis and will be confirmed in the course outline handed to students in Week 1.


Face to Face On Campus 3 hour(s) per Week for 2 Weeks


Face to Face On Campus 3 hour(s) per Week for 10 Weeks