Directed Reading/Project

10 Units

An area of interest will be chosen from a list of topics provided by the Course Coordinator or one of interest to the student for reading and research to enable a deeper understanding of the course.

Faculty Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment
School School of Engineering
Availability Semester 1 - 2014 (Callaghan Campus)
Semester 1 - 2015 (Callaghan Campus)

Promote self learning (A) Promote problem based learning (B) Integration of basic principles and concepts (C)

  • ————————————————

A,B,C) Industrial engineering and engineering management C) Engineering Science (including, Mathematics, Science, Engineering Principles, Skills & Tools) A,B,C) Design and Projects B) Mechanical Engineering Specialisation A,B) Professional Engineering Practice


Comprises private work as a literature search or theoretical nature requiring the preparation of a report. Work will be undertaken at the direction of a supervisor with whom the topic should be negotiated.

Replacing Course(s) NA
Transition NA
Industrial Experience 0
Assumed Knowledge NA
Modes of Delivery External Mode
Internal Mode
Teaching Methods Email Discussion Group
Problem Based Learning
Experience Based Learning
Individual Supervision
Self Directed Learning
Assessment Items
  • Reports - Final Report * Note, any modification to the above assessment arrangement will appear in the course outline normally issued in week 1.
Contact Hours
  • Individual Supervision: for 10 hour(s) per Term for Full Term
Compulsory Components None listed
Course Materials None listed
Timetable 2015 Course Timetables for MECH6920

Sound like the course for you?

  Apply Now