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SEJ446 - Engineering Project B

Unit details

Year2015 unit information
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):2
EFTSL value:0.250
Unit chair:

Tim Hilditch

Prerequisite:

SEJ441

Corequisite:

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

Incompatible with:

SEJ442

Contact hours:

Campus: Students are expected to maintain regular contact with their academic supervisor either face-to-face or online. Attendance to complete project work will be dependent on the nature of the project. Students will attend the compulsory activities for this unit on a single scheduled day at the end of trimester.

Cloud (online): Students are expected to maintain regular contact with their academic supervisor either face-to-face or online. Attendance to complete project work will be dependent on the nature of the project. Students will attend the compulsory activities for this unit on a single scheduled day at the end of trimester.

Content

This unit is a capstone project for students immediately prior to them leaving for their chosen career. Students will undertake project work proposed in SEJ441, and then critically analyse and evaluate the results prior to communicating the project outcomes. It encompasses a number of technical engineering skills and an understanding of professional context in their discipline gained during the degree, and thus is a reflection of what they can anticipate when entering employment as a graduate engineer. Projects will have a research element to them in the justification of the approach and critical evaluation of results, although some may not necessarily be research-based, but rather industry specific. The learning style is predominantly student-led with direction from a supervisor through face-to-face or on-line meetings.

 

Assessment

Project management 20%, Project exhibition 30%, final project thesis 50%.  To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit students must demonstrate a satisfactory performance (a mark of at least 50%) in each of the four unit learning outcomes (ULOs).

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$2192$2192$7176$7218

* 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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