SFY0007 : Foundation Year Project
- Offered for Year: 2019/20
- Module Leader(s): Dr Alasdair Charles
- Lecturer: Dr Jerry Hagon, Dr Adrian Oila, Dr Peter Avery, Dr Toni Carruthers
- Owning School: Engineering
- Teaching Location: Newcastle City Campus
|Semester 2 Credit Value:||10|
Students will be introduced to research methods and will study a particular topic with the aim of preparing a technical report in the appropriate scientific format.
Outline Of Syllabus
Taught theory and analytical methods are combined with 'capability' skills in problem solving and practical work.
|Scheduled Learning And Teaching Activities||Small group teaching||36||1:00||36:00||N/A|
|Guided Independent Study||Project work||1||64:00||64:00||N/A|
Teaching Rationale And Relationship
Practical work and self-study assignments taught and practised in practical sessions and private study.
The format of resits will be determined by the Board of Examiners
Assessment Rationale And Relationship
Students' presentation, writing and mathematical skills are assessed through a project report including an introduction, method, discussion, conclusion and references. Word count not to exceed 2000.