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Module

EEE8113 : Group Design Project

  • Offered for Year: 2020/21
  • Module Leader(s): Dr Andrew Smith
  • Owning School: Engineering
  • Teaching Location: Newcastle City Campus
Semesters
Semester 2 Credit Value: 30
ECTS Credits: 15.0

Aims

To enhance the ability of the student to undertake a project as part of a team, working to time scales, specifications and budgets negotiated with other team members.

Outline Of Syllabus

A group assignment leading to the design and development of an original system or device and involving multi-disciplinary skills. The specification may be provided by a local company or a University research group, which will assist in project monitoring. Groups of three to six students are involved with each project, and a major part of the work is concerned with group organisation and interfacing of individuals' efforts. Weekly formal progress meetings are monitored by two academic staff supervisors. Assessment of the project is via presentations, demonstrations and final group report with co-ordinated individual contributions.

Teaching Methods

Module leaders are revising this content in light of the Covid 19 restrictions.
Revised and approved detail information will be available by 17 August.

Assessment Methods

Module leaders are revising this content in light of the Covid 19 restrictions.
Revised and approved detail information will be available by 17 August.

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