Last modified: 22 May 2019 17:07
This course offers the student the opportunity to put acquired technical knowledge and skills into practical application through independent and individual project work.
|Session||Second Sub Session||Credit Points||60 credits (30 ECTS credits)|
|Campus||Old Aberdeen||Sustained Study||No|
The dissertation is an independent piece of work on a petroleum engineering topic. The students are encouraged to focus their dissertation on a problem confronting the petroleum industry, and demonstrate how the design and operational fundamentals they have learned during the taught programme can be put into practice to provide solutions towards addressing the problem. The dissertation should contain a degree of original work and demonstrate in-depth knowledge and application of concepts acquired throughout the MSc programme. The project work is carried out as full-time study over three months between June and September.
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
Oral Presentation 20%; Dissertation 80%
There is no re-sit opportunity in this course.
There are no assessments for this course.
a) Students can receive feedback on their progress of their project work at the regular meetings with the supervisors.