Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:Summer Term, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Laboratory, computer or literature-based research project (independent or team-based).
Research Project is usually completed in Semester 2. However, as a special arrangement, Research Project may be undertaken in Summer Semester and/or Semester 1 with the approval of the Head of Department.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 1 x 2 hour lecture per week (initial weeks of semester only) |
Total Time Commitment: Estimated 240 hours
Students must have taken the following subjects prior to enrolling in this subject:
Study Period Commencement:
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:|| Credit will not be given for this subject and the following subject: |
|Core Participation Requirements:||For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. |
The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Malcolm Davidson
Candidates will undertake as individuals or as a member of a team a designated investigative project which could involve a critical literature review, experimental research and/or development, theoretical modeling, process simulation and/or the solution of an industrial problem. Rigorous planning and scheduling of the project, time management, written and verbal technical communication, interpretation of results and team work will be required. Lectures will be presented on laboratory safety, and the use of statistical methods for experimental data analysis.
On completion of this subject students should be able to:
|Assessment:||A written report of up to 4000 words, not including appendices, diagrams, tables, computations and computer output, due towards the end of semester (50%); A 30 minute oral presentation held in the end of semester exam period (25%) and an assessment of the quality of the student's research work (25%).|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering) |
B-ENG Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering stream |
Master of Engineering (Biomolecular)
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