Aims/Description: This module provides the opportunity for you to undertake an advanced piece of project work on an individual basis. The project will enhance knowledge and skills, to an advanced level, in the following areas: critical evaluation of technical literature; project planning and management; deepening knowledge in one or more technical areas; initiative, creativity and stamina in solving problems; and developing the ability to convey technical information in both orally and in written forms.

Teaching Methods: Tutorials, Independent Study,
Assessment: Course work, Project work, Presentation

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Automatic Control and Systems Engineering):

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