15 Credits SPRING

Aims/Description: This module aims to provide you with the experience of working on a short term project of relevance to your sponsoring organisation in contrast to your longer term EngD project(s). This may take the form of a feasibility study, a failure analysis, a production quality issue or customer support project. The exact nature of the project will be developed by you in conjunction with your academic and industrial supervisors and the course director.

Staff Contact: BROWN SHARON
Teaching Methods: Laboratory work, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work

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