THIRD YEAR PROJECT

ELE3PRO

2021

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.

SchoolEngineering and Mathematical Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorDarrell Elton

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesELE3DEC

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Learning resources

Project management

Resource TypeBook

Resource RequirementPrescribed

AuthorHaynes, M.E.

Year1997

Edition/Volume2ND EDN

PublisherCRISP PUBLICATIONS INC.

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

COMMUNICATION - Communicating and Influencing
DISCIPLINE KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Creativity and Innovation
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Research and Evidence-Based Inquiry

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Write a detailed project plan and management report demonstrating time management skills, and perform RISC and SWAT analysis.
02. Construct and program a working electronic device.
03. Design a functional schematic using the Altium development environment.
04. Create a Printed Circuit Board (PCB layout suitable for commercial production using Altium.
05. Write a concise technical report.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDarrell Elton

Class requirements

Laboratory ClassWeek: 31 - 43
One 2.00 hours laboratory class per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

LectureWeek: 31 - 43
One 1.00 hour lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

WorkShopWeek: 31 - 43
One 2.00 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Demonstration of project hardware and PCB construction (5 minutes)

N/AOtherIndividualNo35 SILO2, SILO4

Management report

N/AReportIndividualNo5 SILO1

Project plan (600 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo5 SILO1

Schematic design and PCB artwork

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO3, SILO4

Technical report, C code and log book (2000 words)

N/AReportIndividualNo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDarrell Elton

Class requirements

Laboratory ClassWeek: 32 - 43
One 2.00 hours laboratory class per week on weekdays during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

LectureWeek: 31 - 43
One 1.00 hour lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

WorkShopWeek: 32 - 43
One 2.00 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Demonstration of project hardware and PCB construction (5 minutes)

N/AOtherIndividualNo35 SILO2, SILO4

Management report

N/AReportIndividualNo5 SILO1

Project plan (600 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo5 SILO1

Schematic design and PCB artwork

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO3, SILO4

Technical report, C code and log book (2000 words)

N/AReportIndividualNo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5