• Offered by Research School of Engineering
  • ANU College ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science
  • Course subject Engineering
  • Academic career PGRD
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2014
    Second Semester 2014
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This course provides students with a capstone experience in engineering.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

The intended learning outcomes are:

  • To consolidate existing knowledge of engineering design practices
  • To apply existing or new technical knowledge to formulate suitable solutions to a broad and complex design problem and justify the selection
  • To practice project management and organisational skills in producing deliverables on schedule
  • To develop skills in presenting technical information through written and verbal reports
  • To experience functioning effectively as an individual, and within a multi-disciplinary group, to achieve a practical engineering outcome
  • To reflect on your role as an engineer within a interdisciplinary team and consider the required professional attributes

Indicative Assessment

Project Concept Document (10%); Project plan and timeline (10%); Requirements Report (20%); Ideas review (15%), Design Report (30%); Design Presentation (15%).

The grade for each team member will be moderated around the group grade based on the review of the Individual Performance Review Document (IPRD).

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Workload

This course has an approximate workload of 10 hours per week.

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must have completed ENGN8100 and ENGN8160 and be studying Master of Engineering 7709

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Students continuing in their current program of study will have their tuition fees indexed annually from the year in which you commenced your program. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
2
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
1994-2003 $2808
2004 $2808
2005 $2808
2006 $2808
2007 $2808
2008 $2808
2009 $2808
2010 $2808
2011 $2808
2012 $2808
2013 $2946
2014 $2952
International fee paying students
Year Fee
1994-2003 $3390
2004 $3450
2005 $3450
2006 $3534
2007 $3618
2008 $3618
2009 $3618
2010 $3750
2011 $3756
2012 $3756
2013 $3756
2014 $3762
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
4602 17 Feb 2014 07 Mar 2014 31 Mar 2014 30 May 2014 In Person N/A

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
8689 21 Jul 2014 08 Aug 2014 31 Aug 2014 30 Oct 2014 In Person N/A

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