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To provide the students with the opportunity of pursuing a substantial and realistic exercise in the practice of engineering at or near a professional level, and to further enhance the student's critical and communication skills. The project will be carried out over both half-sessions in the University of Aberdeen.
|Session||Full Year||Credit Points||30 credits (15 ECTS credits)|
Every student is allocated an individual engineering project which is supervised by a member of the academic staff. The project will normally be in the student’s area of professional interest.
Projects are of a wide variety: theoretical, computational, design, experimental, review and field work. In all cases aspects of project planning, written communication, and oral presentation are included.
(i) Available only to students in programme year 4 of a BEng programme.
(ii) This course is spread over both half-sessions. The student effort expected is that of 15 credit points in the first half session and 30credit points in the second half-session.
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
1st Attempt: Continuous assessment (100%): Winter Term Progress Report (30%), Poster Presentation (20%), Thesis (50%). Resit: There is no opportunity for resitting this course.
Feedback on winter report will be provided shortly after the report submitted.