Subject Descriptions - Subject Information

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

Subject Information
Subject Code ENGG271
Subject Name Scholars Research Project 2
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.

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. Experience in engineering design, experimentation and data analysis will be a feature.

Subject Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this subject, students will be able to:
1. Design an experiment to examine an engineering problem.
2. Collect and analyse data sets.
3. Evaluate data and synthesise into ideas and concepts.
4. Communicate research results and ideas to a research group verbally and in writing.