Courses & Units

Research Project (Part:1/2) JEE418

Launceston

Note:

This unit can only be undertaken once students have completed all year 3 units or with permission from Course Coordinator.

Introduction

This unit is an individual research project conducted over two semesters in the final year of the course. The student conducts a research project in a relevant topic of their choice, and produces a high quality written report on this work, which is then presented to their peers and independent external assessors.

Summary

Unit name Research Project (Part:1/2)
Unit code JEE418
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline National Centre for Maritime Engineering and Hydrodynamics
Coordinator

Dr Alan Fleming

Assoc Prof Gregor MacFarlane

Teaching staff

Various Lecturers

Level Honours
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 1 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic
Launceston Semester 2 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 24/2/2020 23/3/2020 13/4/2020 31/5/2020
Semester 2 13/7/2020 10/8/2020 31/8/2020 18/10/2020

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2020.

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Learning Outcomes

ILO 1 Apply original thinking and develop a research plan to an open ended problem.

ILO 2 Develop and research a solution to the given problem by using an experiment, and/or a computer program/simulation, and/or any other methodology approved by the supervisor.

ILO 3 Summarise and document the problem, the applied methodology and the conclusions obtained from the developed research plan to professional written and oral standards.

ILO 4 Explain, discuss and defend the investigation process and outcome of the Research Project to a group of peers with an oral presentation.

Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
2 2020: $1,190.00 2020: $2,826.00 031799

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Prerequisites

Students must complete Years 1-3 inclusive prior to enrolling in JEE418.

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

There are no formal class times scheduled for this unit, but students will be expected to consult frequently with their project supervisor at times mutually agreed

Assessment

Final submission 90%, Oral presentation 10%

This unit will be assessed in conjunction with JEE419

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Textbooks

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