DIRECTED STUDY

ELE4DIR

2015

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject may be offered in one of two ways: (a)  an independent study supervised by a member of staff; or (b) a special Advanced Topics unit, usually involving industry experts, and only offered at limited times. Enrollment in the unit requires the approval of either the Bachelor of Electronic Engineering Course Adviser or the Postgraduate Course Coordinator.

SchoolSchool Engineering&Mathematical Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorJim Whittington

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Students must be enrolled in 3rd, 4th or 5th year of an Engineering program, or related Science program (e.g. Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics)

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions Students may enrol in this subject in either first semester or second semester, although occasionally this subject may be offered as an intensive Advance Topics special program.

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of a specified Engineering topic. Usually in an emerging, developing or changing field.

Activities:
Self-directed research/inquiry and/or special lecture/workshops usually provided by industry experts.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Quantitative Literacy)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Inquiry/Research)
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills (Discipline-Specific Knowledge and Skills)

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2015, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJim Whittington

Class requirements

Supervised Research
One 4.0 hours supervised research per week and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
technical report of approximately 4,000-words100 01

Melbourne, 2015, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJim Whittington

Class requirements

Supervised Research
One 4.0 hours supervised research per week and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
technical report of approximately 4,000-words100 01

Melbourne, 2015, Week 08-10, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJim Whittington

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 08 - 08
Five 7.0 hours lecture/workshop per day on weekdays during the day from week 08 to week 08 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Lecture/Workshops provided by industry experts"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Daily Short QuizConducted each day during lecture/workshop010 01
1 hour online (LMS) testConducted on the Friday following the one week of lecture/workshop delivery040 01
2000 word review paper in IEEE format on a Remote Sensing related topic.050 01