Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2013:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Laboratory, computer or literature-based research project (independent or team-based).
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 1 x two hour lecture (first week of semester only) + 5 x one hour lectures in the next few weeks of semester |
Total Time Commitment:
Estimated 240 hours
Students must have BOTH completed the following subjects prior to enrolling in this subject:
CHEN30001 Reactor Engineering (Prior to 2010 CHEN40003 Reactor Engineering)
and ONE OF the following subjects
|Recommended Background Knowledge:|| |
|Non Allowed Subjects:||
Credit will not be given for this subject and the following subjects:
CHEN40008 Research Project
BIEN40001 Biomolecular Engineering Research Project
|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.
CoordinatorProf Geoff Stevens
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 modelling, 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:
A written report of up to 35 pages, not including appendices, diagrams, tables, computations and computer output (50%); A 30 minute oral presentation supported either by powerpoint slides or a poster (25%); and an assessment of the quality of the student's research work (25%). Students participating in the Endeavour program submit their poster and complete their oral presentation towards the end of semester and their written report is submitted during the exam period. Students not participating in the Endeavour program submit their written report towards the end of semester and complete their oral presentation during the exam period.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical Engineering) |
Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical) and Bachelor of Science
Bachelor of Engineering (EngineeringManagement) Chemical
B-ENG Chemical Engineering stream |
Master of Engineering (Chemical)
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