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SEJ441 - Engineering Project A

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:Only available to students enrolled in Bachelor of Engineering and associated combined degrees.
Unit chair:

A Maung Than Oo

Prerequisite:

One of SEJ343, SEB322 or SEB324 plus the completion of 19 credit points of S% coded units

Corequisite:

Only available to students enrolled in Bachelor of Engineering and associated combined degrees.

Incompatible with: SEJ443
Contact hours:

Compulsory campus attendance requirement for all students either at scheduled sessions on multiple days during the trimester or on a single scheduled day during Week 9.   Typically Waurn Ponds (Geelong) enrolled students will attend the compulsory activities for this unit at scheduled sessions on multiple days during the trimester and Cloud (online) enrolled students will attend the compulsory activities for this unit on a single scheduled day during Week 9.

Note: You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.

Content

This unit enables students to conduct and construct an engineering research project from first principles. It provides direction into production of an engineering research project specification as well as an extended literature review.   Moreover, it uses the concept of research methodologies as a vehicle for student self-directed learning and prepares them for tackling an extended project from conception through construction and evaluation ultimately to realisation.

Assessment

Research proposal 20%, project report 60%, presentation 20%.  To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit students must achieve a mark of at least 50% in project report and compulsory attendance is required by all students to unit-specific activities at Waurn Ponds (Geelong). These unit-specific activities may be undertaken either at scheduled sessions on multiple days during the trimester or during a single day of unit-specific activities scheduled during Week 9.

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1076$1076$3483$3503

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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