Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2015.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2015:Year Long, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 2 hours per week of supervisor consultation for 24 weeks |
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Enrolment in an engineering masters level coursework degree at the University of Melbourne. Additionally, a selection interview will be conducted for all students.
NOTE: Students enrolling in this subject are not permitted to do so as part of a course overload enrolment.
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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
CoordinatorProf Andrew Western
Prof Andrew Western
This subject aims to give students practical experience in engineering project management with a whole-of-cycle experience including: project management, stakeholder management and communications and publicity. Engineering projects undertaken by students may incorporate one or more of the following elements:
Students enrolled in the subject will work as a group of between 2 and 12 students to manage sufficiently complex engineering projects and activities, completing the requirements as specified by an academic supervisor. Students will undertake a range of activities that may include, but are not necessarily limited to:
Project planning and management, stakeholder management, community engagement activities, marketing and sponsorship.
INTENDED LEARNING OUTCOMES (ILO)
Having completed this subject it is expected that the student be able to:
Intended Learning Outcomes (ILOs) 1 and 2 are assessed in the group written reports, oral presentations and public presentation.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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The subject will enhance the following generic skills:
LEARNING AND TEACHING METHODS
Supervisor consultations and on-the-job learning.
INDICATIVE KEY LEARNING RESOURCES
Students are provided with regular supervisor consultations.
CAREERS / INDUSTRY LINKS
Most projects that are offered involve liaising with industry or schools.
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