Module title: Honours Project

SCQF level: 10:
SCQF credit value: 40.00
ECTS credit value: 20

Module code: ELE10108
Module leader: Martin Askey
School School of Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Mechanical Materials and Manufacturing Management


Description of module content:

The contents and nature of the project will depend on the course and the student's interest. The supervisor and the students discuss and agree on a list of contents that will provide a basis for making progress on the project.

Learning Outcomes for module:

On completion of this module you will be able to:
LO1 Formulate a substantial individual project that is strongly related to your core degree programme including planning and risk assessment.
LO2 Independently manage a complex programme of work and deliver against agreed objectives;
LO3 Communicate and defend project progress / outcomes verbally through one to one meetings, presentations, Viva Voce examination and poster-presentations;
LO4 Demonstrate professional engineering competencies by selecting, evaluating and applying appropriate theory and practical techniques to the delivery of the a high quality project outcome;
LO5 Write a clear, concise project report that highlights objectives, background theory, practical work, outcomes, constraints and opportunities.
LO6 Show a capacity for self-appraisal by analysing the strengths and weaknesses of the project process and outcomes

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