Professional Practice Research Project

10 Units

Students undertake a supervised individual research project, culminating in the production of a final research report.

Faculty Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment
School School of Architecture and Built Environment
Availability Trimester 1 - 2018 (Online)
Trimester 2 - 2018 (Online)
Trimester 3 - 2018 (Online)
Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Select and apply research strategies and methodologies appropriate to the discipline area generally and the topic area selected for study in particular.
  2. Complete a research report by developing, organizing, analyzing and presenting a coherent and well supported argument based on evidence.

Research methodology:

  • Qualitative and quantitative approaches
  • Selection of research method
  • Research design

Research Analysis:

  • Data collection
  • Data analysis
  • Presentation of research results
  • Research findings and Discussions
  • Conclusions and recommendations
Assessment Items
  • Proposal / Plan: Research Proposal
  • Written Assignment: Research Paper

Contact Hours


Individual Supervision

Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term starting week 2
Meeting time and place to be determined with project supervisor Weblearn students will meet with their project supervisor online


Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for 1 Weeks starting week 1
This lecture will be made available for online students

Course Materials
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Timetable 2018 Course Timetables for ARBE6408
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