Course Title: Industry Research Project 3
Part B: Course Detail
Teaching Period: Term1 2012
Course Code: OENG5193
Course Title: Industry Research Project 3
School: 130T Engineering (TAFE)
Campus: City Campus
Program: C6016 - Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology (Principal Technical Officer)
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Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468
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Name and Contact Details of All Other Relevant Staff
Teacher: Dr. Daniela Achim
Tel. No.: +61 3 9925 4523
Nominal Hours: 120
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Pre-requisites and Co-requisites
EB020 Report Writing & Presentation Skills for Managers
The purpose of this module is to provide participants with the skills, knowledge and attitudes required to undertake industry based research. The module also assists in drawing together the studies that have been undertaken within the Advanced Diploma program. This Industry Research project has a nominal duration of 120 hours and as such, should have a level of complexity and/or detail commensurate with the allocated time.
National Codes, Titles, Elements and Performance Criteria
National Element Code & Title:
VBH634 Industry Research Project 3
On completion of this module the learner should be able to:
1. Plan a research project
2. Apply appropriate investigation techniques
3. Analyse data generated by research
4. Identify conclusions/outcomes of research
5. Present final report in appropriate format
Details of Learning Activities
Students will participate in a variety of teaching methods including: lectures, tutorials, group/individual work on projects, site visits, and interaction with individuals and groups as required.
Please note: while your teacher will cover all the materials in the schedule, the weekly teaching and assessment order is subject to change depending on class needs and availability of resources.Students are required to self study the learning materials for the hours not scheduled in teaching schedule.
Week 1: Introduction and Overview of the subject.
Week 2-9: Student identification and secure of the project.
Week 10-20: Mentoring students to work on the project.
Week 21-31: Mentoring students to finish the final research report.
Student Resource Drive and Blackboard
S:\Mechanical & Manufacturing Students\OENG5193- Industry Research Project 2012
Overview of Assessment
The assessment for this module will consist of the following:
1 x written industry based project proposal
1 x project activities diary
1 x major industry research project report and presentation
In order to pass this subject, you are required to finish three assessments by the end of the course:
Assessment 1. Research Proposal with signed Practical Placement Agreement. (15%)
Assessment 2. Interim Report : report of the work finished in the middle of the project. (25%).
Assessment 3. Final Research Report together with Project Activities Diary. (40%).
Assessment 4. Signed Supervisor Marking Form. (20%).
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