Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2013:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 22 hours (10 hours in workshops, and 12 hours progress meetings/feedback by academic supervisors) |
Total Time Commitment:
This subject, as a capstone of the degree, can only be taken in the last semester of study
Only students with an average score of H1 in the previous 100 points of study (Bachelor of Engineering) or in the previous 50 points of study (Master of Engineering Structures) are allowed to undertake this subject
Students also need approval of the project supervisor (consultant academic) to be allowed to undertake this subject
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When undertaking this subject students cannot gain credit for the following subjects:
Note: CVEN90020 Research Topic is discontinued
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Graham A. Moore
Semester One: Dr Graham Moore
Semester Two: Dr Biju George
This subject provides a capstone experience for students interested in research in Infrastructure Engineering. In groups students will combine expertise to address real-world problems in a research project, potentially in contact with industry
Students will choose their topics before day 1 of semester. The first five weeks into the semester are structured by two-hour impulse workshops on research training, with group homework, on topics such as project development, literature review, methodology development, presentations and scientific writing. Students will practise this input on the topics of their project, and will receive feedback on their results
Students then continue with their projects in their groups and with regular progress meetings. At the end they will present their project and finding on a poster and in a written report
On completion of this subject, students should be able to:
Further Hurdle Requirements: The following must be satisfied in order to pass the subject:
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Master of Engineering Management |
Master of Engineering Management
Master of Engineering Structures
Master of Engineering Structures
B-ENG Civil Engineering stream |
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