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Module Title Individual Project
SchoolSchool of Engineering
Department Elec, Elec & Sys Engineering
Module Code 04 02279
Module Lead
Level Honours Level
Credits 40
Semester Full Term
Restrictions None
Contact Hours Project supervision-15 hours
Demonstration-2 hours
Supervised time in studio/workshop-133 hours
Guided independent study-250 hours
Total: 400 hours
Description The students are allocated an individual project, in a subject area of their choosing, After an initial period of background work, they carry out the necessary design and practical work to complete their project. Assessment is through a formal report and a practical demonstration of the work to academic members of staff.
Learning Outcomes

To get the students, under supervision of an academic member of staff, to carry out an individual project and to present the work both through a final report and demonstration.

On completion of this module, students should be able to:

Study a problem independently

Gather, organise and distil  information from various sources, summarise the information succinctly, and draw  general conclusions;

Exercise initiative and  independence in the planning and execution of a project, and manage time and  resources competently

Design a solution to an  engineering problem, which will include one or more of the following:

Construction and testing of  hardware or software solutions

Simulation/modelling and  testing

Analysis and inference

Critically appraise results,  and present the essential features and conclusions clearly and coherently in  both written and oral forms.

An excellent student will additionally be able to

Design an innovative solution,  informed by the forefront of knowledge, to a new engineering problem

Assessment 02279-02 : Coursework : Coursework (100%)
Assessment Methods & Exceptions Coursework
Other none
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