MAE4904 - Minor research project - 2017

4 points, SCA Band 2, 0.0833333 EFTSL

Undergraduate - Unit

Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.



Organisational Unit

Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering


B Chen

L Yeo

Not offered in 2017


This unit provides the student with the opportunity to investigate a social problem which has subsequently been resolved through an engineering solution. The student is required to clearly define the problem which is to be resolved; describe the scientific principles underlying the engineering solution; discuss incremental improvements to the engineering product and identify future improvements which may resolve current issues in the construction, use and/or disposal of the engineering solution.


Assignments: 100%

Workload requirements

Full semester project based work

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Chief examiner(s)