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Area/Catalogue
CIVE 4044

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
158281

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Unit Value
9

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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)
Course owner

Course owner
UniSA STEM

Course aim

To develop the skills necessary to execute research in their discipline of interest in Natural and Built Environments and to prepare a research paper or thesis.

Course content

Conduct a research project in the discipline of interest in Natural and Built Environments under supervision. Students will usually work in groups of 3-4 to refine and execute the research plan they developed in ENGG 4005 Research Theory and Practice to investigate and report on a research topic in their discipline of interest in Natural and Built Environments.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
ENGG 4005 Research Theory and Practice

Research Theory and Practice (ENGG 4005) should be completed in the semester immediately prior to enrolling in NBE Honours Research Project (CIVE 4044)

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Directed Study 2 hours x 13 weeks
Lecture 1 hour x 1 week

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
Supervisor evaluation N/A 10% 10 min viva per student
Continuous assessment 4x 500 words max reflective journals per student 10% N/A
Group presentation N/A 20% 30 min per group
Thesis 5000 words per student 60% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.250
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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* 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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