MAE4904 - Minor research project - 2018

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

Chief examiner(s)

Professor Chris Davies


B Chen
L Yeo

Not offered in 2018




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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This unit applies to the following area(s) of study