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Area/Catalogue
ENGG 4004

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
156641

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Unit Value
13.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)

Summer Term
(Study Period 7)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Engineering

Course aim

To enable students to gain the skills required by engineering professionals to negotiate, plan, undertake and communicate the results of an engineering project whilst working in an industry placement.

Course content

There will be no formal syllabus as the students will work with their academic and industry supervisor. The project topic will be based on the needs of industry. The project must be undertaken individually and cover project formulation to completion.

The course entails placement of the student within an industry or research internship for a period of 12-15 weeks full-time equivalence. This placement may be full-time, part-time, or some combination thereof.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
EEET 3033 Professional Engineering Practice E

Students will need to have completed 99 units of their engineering degree and achieved a GPA of 5.5 to be able to undertake this industry placement course.

Corequisite(s)

Students must enrol in the course Engineering Research Practice simultaneously with this course (usual) or have completed the course Engineering Research Practice.

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Directed Study N/A x 15 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Initial report describing problem 1500 words 20% N/A
Final report 12,000 words 60% N/A
Presentation ["Technical Defence"] to Industry and Academics N/A 20% 15 mins

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.375
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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