ELEC8370 Dissertation ME (EE) Part 1
- 6 points
Availability Location Mode Semester 1 UWA (Perth) Face to face Semester 2 UWA (Perth) Face to face
- Parts 1, 2 and 3 must be completed to fulfil the requirements of the unit. This unit involves the investigation of a particular topic in electrical and electronic engineering. The investigation involves a study of problems posed, and based on this, the design and implementation of possible solutions.
- Students gain knowledge of recent developments in specified areas, a higher level of problem-solving skills, and develop their communication skills in written and verbal forms.
- The assessment of students' level of performance in meeting the objectives of their allocated project is conducted through the following means: (1) a written interim report submitted at the end of the first project semester (to provide feedback to students on their progress); (2) the presentation of a seminar on their project (measuring presentation skills) in the second project semester; and (3) a written technical report at the conclusion of the project which incorporates an assessment by the supervisor of the student's overall performance.
Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
- Unit Coordinator(s)
- Professor Herbert Iu
Lecture notes together with lists of references are provided.
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