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ENG2911 AD Capstone Project

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Faculty or Section : Faculty of Engineering & Surveying
School or Department : Faculty of Engineering & Surveying
Version produced : 8 March 2013

Other requisites

Students must have completed at least 12 courses in their Associate Degree program prior to enrolling in the ENG2911 AD Capstone Project course.

Synopsis

This is the capstone project course for the Associate Degree in Engineering students normally completed during their last semester of study, or after a minimum of 12 courses in the program has been successfully completed. This project course both differentiates this program from the Bachelor of Engineering Technology program, and satisfies registration requirements as an Engineering Associate of Engineers Australia (EA). Students will work in small teams on design-based projects that enable them to demonstrate achievement of the graduate attributes required for an Engineering Associate. Each group of students will select a project from a range of discipline-related projects for which they will collectively complete a design solution, within the specified time parameters. Suggested project topics from industry are welcome, but may not be offered in the same year as proposed to ensure thorough vetting by the staffing team. Working in teams will reinforce students' group interaction skills such as negotiation and interactive thinking. The available projects will require students to apply learnt discipline-specific skills. Their project work which will culminate in a brief project report with accompanying work diary that details each team member's contribution.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2011 External