In this module you will work on a practical problem relevant to tomorrow’s societal needs. Working in groups, you will classify the performance of systems and components through the use of analytical methods and practical modelling techniques in the context of your chosen project topic. You will compare and assess different design processes and methodologies and working successfully as a group member you will exercise initiative, leadership, time management and professional decision-making skills.
By undertaking a year on professional placement or working in industry, you will gain an additional award alongside your final qualification. If you undertake a professional placement year you will gain a Diploma in Professional Studies or if you complete a year in industry you will gain a Diploma in Industrial Studies . The proportion of coursework assessment is approximately 30% to 50% depending on degree course, semester/year and optional modules. Project module assessments require written reports … Read More