Credit points: 15
CIV4INA is a capstone subject which requires students to reinforce and extend their learning to date through in-depth investigation of a research topic that illustrates applications of themes already dealt with in their course. Students work in pairs on their project and are encouraged to choose a topic with an industry focus. Topics may be suggested by the students or by academic staff members in line with their areas of expertise. In order to gain a mark for this their final year engineering project, students must also enrol and complete the subject requirements for CIV4INB.
FacultyFaculty of Science, Tech & Engineering
Subject Co-ordinatorJohn Russell
Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG
Prerequisites successful completion of 360 credit points in the Bachelor of Civil Engineering (SHCEB, SHCE, SVEB, SWBE, SZCEBB, SZCES or SZCESB)
Incompatible subjects CIV4INV
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Bendigo, 2014, Semester 1, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJohn Russell
Five 1.0 hours independent research per week and delivered via face-to-face.
"This unit is similar to an honours subject in a science degree. The 5 hours/week requirement is a nominal specification for the subject. Students work independently on their project, and maintain regular contact with their supervisors."
|Oral presentation (10 mins)||At the end of CIV4INB the entire body of work from CIV4INA and CIV4INB will be evaluated and the student provided with one mark and grade under a weighted marking scheme.||20|
|Progress Report (8,000-10,000 words)||70|
|Research Plan (incl. project brief) (1500-2000 words)||10|