Subject Descriptions - Subject Information

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

Subject Information
Subject Code ENGG371
Subject Name Scholars Research Project 3
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. The research will include experience in an engineering laboratory and/or computer work.

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. Conduct a thorough review of literature.
3. Design an experiment/computer program to examine an engineering research problem.
4. Present their work.
5. Write a comprehensive research report.