Subject Descriptions - Subject Information

Calendar: 2017 Undergraduate
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences
Department: Engineering and Information Sciences

Subject Information
Subject Code ENGG171
Subject Name Scholars Research Project 1
Credit Points 6
Pre-Requisites Nil
Co-Requisites Nil
Restrictions Students must be enrolled in the Engineering Scholars Program.
Equivalence None.
Assessment Research proposal, seminar presentation, progress report and final report.
General Subject No.
EFTSL (Non Weighted) 0.125
Non Weighted Student Contribution Amounts
Commonwealth Supported (HECS) Students Only
Pre-1997 Pre-2005 Post-2005 Post-2008 Post-2009 Post-2010
$ 1131  $ 1131  $ 1131  $ 1131  $ 1131  $ 1131 
Weighted Student Contribution Amounts
Commonwealth Supported (HECS) Students Only
1771-Bachelor of Laws (Honours) (Direct Entry)
1777-Bachelor of Laws (Direct Entry)
1827-Bachelor of International Studies - Bachelor of Laws
1845-Bachelor of Information Technology - Bachelor of Laws
1852-Bachelor of Business Information Systems - Bachelor of Laws
351-Bachelor of Laws (Honours)
760-Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies - Bachelor of Laws
770-Bachelor of Laws (Graduate Entry)
771-Bachelor of Arts - Bachelor of Laws
771H-Bachelor of Arts - Bachelor of Laws
772-Bachelor of Creative Arts - Bachelor of Laws
773-Bachelor of Commerce - Bachelor of Laws
774-Bachelor of Mathematics - Bachelor of Laws
775-Bachelor of Science - Bachelor of Laws
775H-Bachelor of Science - Bachelor of Laws
775M-Course information not Found
779-Bachelor of Engineering - Bachelor of Laws
858-Bachelor of Journalism - Bachelor of Laws
Work Experience No
Tutorial Enrolment Information None.

Subject Availability
Session Annual  (27-02-2017 to 16-11-2017)
Campus Wollongong
Delivery Method On Campus
Instance Name Class 1
Course Restrictions 730 - Bachelor of Engineering (Scholar)  (Wollongong)
Contact Hours No formal contact hours
Lecturer(s) and
Cons. times
Faisal Hai
Coordinator(s) and
Cons. times
Rodney Vickers
Instance Comment Students must be enrolled in the Engineering Scholars Program.
Census Date 20-04-2017

Subject Description
The subject introduces students to specific areas of research in the field of Engineering. Topics will be negotiated based on the current activities of various research units linked to the Faculty of Engineering and the interests of the student. Students will join a particular project and undertake certain tasks under the supervision of a designated staff member. Students are required to undertake literature reviews, collect and analyse data and report on their findings to the research team. Hands on experience in an engineering laboratory is a feature.

Subject Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this subject, students will be able to:
1. Develop a research proposal, supported by initial review of existing knowledge.
2. Construct a literature search on appropriate search engines.
3. Design an experiment to examine an engineering research problem.
4. Structure a research report.

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