Subject Descriptions - Subject Information


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



Subject Information
Subject Code ENGG255
Subject Name Professional Option 2
Credit Points 6
Pre-Requisites Nil
Co-Requisites Nil
Restrictions Only part-time students in full-time employment allowed to enrol.
Equivalence None.
Assessment A 4000 word report and a formal seminar presentation. All submitted material must be certified by a professional supervising engineer.
General Subject No.

Subject Description
This subject is for students currently in approved full-time employment and enrolled in a part-time study program. This subject will normally be taken in Stages 3, 4 or 5 of the BE Program. Students must seek approval to enrol in this subject from the Director of Studies. Approval will be granted to students who can demonstrate that their employment provides appropriate experience and training as part of their degree program. Approval will not be granted for work that involves essentially trivial/routine tasks or that is not directly related to the discipline of engineering relevant to the student's program.


Subject Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this subject, students will be able to:
1. Maintain a professional diary.
2. Write a technical report detailing their activities during their employment.
3. Critically evaluate the activities carried out during the period of employment.
4. Report on the application and relevance of University subjects to their industrial employment.