THIRD YEAR PROJECT

ELE3PRO

Not currently offered

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

The aim of this unit is to extend and reinforce embedded programming concepts taught in ELE3EMB. Analogue circuit design, schematic capture and circuit board layout are also covered. Students are given an opportunity to demonstrate practical project management skills by keeping a detailed log book which culminates in a small formal report.

SchoolSchool Engineering&Mathematical Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorDarrell Elton

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites ELE2MDD, ELE3EMB

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects ELE3PRJ

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsProject management,PrescribedHaynes, M.E.2ND EDN, CRISP PUBLICATIONS INC. 1997.

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Write a detailed project plan and management report demonstrating time management skills, and perform RISC and SWAT analysis.

Activities:
Project management and report writing skills are reinforced in lectures.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Writing (Writing)
Critical Thinking (Critical Thinking)
Discipline-specific GCs (Discipline-specific GCs)
Inquiry/ Research (Inquiry/ Research)

02. Construct and program a working electronic device.

Activities:
Lectures will aid students in an understanding of their circuit, it's construction and programming. Lab work will reinforce this.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Discipline-specific GCs (Discipline-specific GCs)
Critical Thinking (Critical Thinking)
Creative Problem-solving (Creative Problem-solving)
Inquiry/ Research (Inquiry/ Research)

03. Design a functional schematic using the Altium development environment.

Activities:
Altium tutorial and lab work.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Quantitative Literacy/ Numeracy (Quantitative Literacy/ Numeracy)
Critical Thinking (Critical Thinking)
Discipline-specific GCs (Discipline-specific GCs)
Creative Problem-solving (Creative Problem-solving)

04. Create a Printed Circuit Board (PCB) layout suitable for commercial production using Altium.

Activities:
Altium tutorial and lab work.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Creative Problem-solving (Creative Problem-solving)
Discipline-specific GCs (Discipline-specific GCs)
Critical Thinking (Critical Thinking)
Quantitative Literacy/ Numeracy (Quantitative Literacy/ Numeracy)

05. Write a concise technical report.

Activities:
Lab book use throughout the subject both in the lab and outside.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Writing (Writing)
Quantitative Literacy/ Numeracy (Quantitative Literacy/ Numeracy)
Critical Thinking (Critical Thinking)
Inquiry/ Research (Inquiry/ Research)
Discipline-specific GCs (Discipline-specific GCs)

Subject options

Select to view your study options…

Start date between: and    Key dates

Subject not currently offered - Subject options not available.