MSc Project - EL890

Location Term Level Credits (ECTS) Current Convenor 2017-18 2018-19
Canterbury
(version 2)
Summer
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7 60 (30)

Pre-requisites

Co-requisites:
EL878 - PROJECT DESIGN
EL849 - RESEARCH METHODS AND PROJECT DESIGN
or EL885 - RESEARCH METHODS AND PROJECT DESIGN FOR MOBILE APPS

Restrictions

None

2017-18

Overview

A major practical system will be developed either in an industrial context or within the department. There are no formal lectures - students will undertake the work in their own time under the regular supervision of a member of the academic staff and, where appropriate, industrial collaborators.

Details

Availability

Only available to students on programmes owned by The School of Engineering and Digital Arts

Preliminary reading

See the library reading list for this module (Canterbury)

See the library reading list for this module (Medway)

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the module, students will have learnt project management techniques relevant to the electronics and computer industries. This is the key contribution to Knowledge and Understanding as specified in the subject specific learning outcomes for the relevant MSc programme. It is expected that students will also demonstrate knowledge and understanding in other areas specified in the subject specific learning outcomes, but which areas will be project dependent.
The project will require all students to demonstrate the ability to develop system level specifications and the ability to design based on system requirements. The demonstration of other Intellectual Skills is also expected but will be project dependent.Students will also demonstrate ability in a range of Professional Practical Skills but these will be project dependent.

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