Available in 2017, 2018

Course handbook


This course requires students to conduct an extensive project on any approved topic which contributes to the course objectives. The course concludes with a day of intensive seminar presentations by all students.

Availability2017 Course Timetables


  • Semester 2 - 2017
  • Semester 1 - 2018
  • Semester 2 - 2018

Learning outcomes

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

1. Demonstrate their management skills.

2. Write a report and journal to professional standard.

3. Present their work using high level 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.


Enr B Eng HonSurv B EngH Civil

Assumed knowledge

Completion of the 3rd year of the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) 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