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ECI499 - Independent Project

Offering information:

Commences 2016

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1, Trimester 2 2016 Off Shore

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:TBA
Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Must be enrolled in course E330A

Incompatible with: ESE499
Note:

This unit is predominantly conducted via cloud (online), however there may be a few scheduled times when students are required to attend at the nominated campus to fulfil the Unit's requirements as specified by the Unit Chair.

Content

This unit involves students undertaking an individual project in an area relevant to their course and profession. The study is available only to students who have already demonstrated their academic competence in one or more units offered by the Faculty. The specific topic must be negotiated with staff member appointed to supervise the project.

 

The project involves posing important question(s), investigating these by conducting a review of relevant literature in the field, answering the research question(s), and then reporting and sharing the findings. It is expected that students will further develop their independent research skills whilst gaining a deeper understanding of recent research, literature and resources in their chosen area with consideration of their application to practice.

Assessment

Task 1. Research Plan, 20%, 800 words

Task 2. Literature review, 40%, 1600 words

Task 3. Final presentation, 40%, 1600 words

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