Core Module Information
Module title: MEng Dissertation

SCQF level: 11:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: ENG11500
Module leader: Pablo Jaen Sola
School School of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Engineering and Mathematics

Honours Project

Description of module content:

The student will perform research to Master’s level under supervision. The findings of the research will be communicated through two major pieces of work:
- MEng Dissertation
- MEng Conference Day
The production of a Conference paper will develop research paper writing skills and presentation of the research findings at the MEng Dissertation Day, including publication of the Conference Proceedings, will give the opportunity to appreciate the significance of such events.

Learning Outcomes for module:

On completion of this module you will be able to:
LO1. formulate and design further investigative study;
LO2. manage and progress study through laboratory and/or desk-based programme of work;
LO3. critically assess contributions to the chosen topic;
LO4. present and defend findings in brief in form of short conference paper and presentation;
LO5. present and defend findings in detail in form of Masters Dissertation.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 1, Face-to-Face, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: Face-to-Face
Location of delivery: MERCHISTON
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Colin Boswell
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Independent Learning Guided independent study 180
Face To Face Guided independent study 20
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

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