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SRR311 - Built Environment Research Project

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 2: Study Tour*, Waterfront (Geelong)

Trimester 3: Study Tour*, Waterfront (Geelong)

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

Susan Ang

Prerequisite:

Must have completed 8 credit points of study

Corequisite:

This unit is restricted to students enrolled in S342, S346, S304 or S449

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

Campus: Non study tour version: To be arranged with supervisor - minimum study commitment 10 hours per week.

Study tour version: Introductory class, pre and post departure briefings and online collaborative activities as programmed over 6 weeks. Up to three weeks of intensive overseas design seminar and intercultural immersion experiences.

Note:

* Enrolment requires Unit Chair approval.  Students who plan to undertake this unit as part of an overseas study tour must gain prior approval for enrolment into this unit from the Academic Leader of the Study Tour. Students are required to fund their own travel and accommodation costs and activities undertaken as part of the overseas travel component. 

Content

In consultation with an appointed supervisor, students will be required to undertake activities including defining a research topic or project that examines a topic in the built environment.  The tasks may involve planning a research program; delineation of a design process; undertaking a project as part of an overseas study tour; collecting and analysing data appropriate to the research topic or project; and documenting and or expressing the results of the research in a range of suitable assessable media. The specific research or project topic and the details of the research or project are to be determined in consultation with the appointed supervisor.

Assessment

Depending upon the nature of the topic/project, and the choice made by the student (subject to approval of application to the Unit Chair and Course Director), the assessment will comprise of:

Research journal 40%, research report 60% - for students undertaking this unit in a non-study tour version OR Individual research paper 20%, group report and oral presentation 40%, group project research and oral presentation 10%, reflective report 30% - for students undertaking this unit in a study tour version.

Unit Fee Information

If you are:

Domestic

  • in a Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP) - refer to Unit based calculation below.
  • an undergraduate full fee paying student - refer to Unit based calculation below.
  • postgraduate full fee paying students commenced before 2016 - refer to Unit based calculation below.
  • postgraduate full fee paying students commencing in 2016 - refer to Course based calculation below.
  • a non-award student - refer to Unit based calculation below.

International

  • an undergraduate, postgraduate or Higher Degree by Research student commenced before 2016 - refer to Unit based calculation below.
  • an undergraduate, postgraduate or Higher Degree by Research student commencing in 2016 - refer to Course based calculation below.
  • a non-award student - refer to Unit based calculation below.

Course based calculation

Your unit tuition fees are based on the course you are enrolled in. Please refer to the current year's course entry to estimate the unit cost.


Unit based calculation

Your tuition fees are calculated on the units you enrol in. This means your fees are based on the units you choose to study and not a fixed course price. The tuition fees for this unit are displayed in the table below:


Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1114$1114$3149$3293

* 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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