MBE6008 - Dissertation

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering
Credit Units
Course Duration
Normal duration:
2 Semesters + Summer Term (Part-time student)
1 Semester + Summer Term (Full-time student)
1 Semester (with prior approval by supervisor and programme leader for Full-time student with GPA ≥ 3.5)
Maximum duration:
5 Semesters / Terms

This is a dissertation-type course. The duration of the course cannot be extended beyond the maximum duration. Dissertation-type courses cannot be repeated.
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2017/18, Summer 2018

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

The aim of the dissertation is to demonstrate the student's ability to carry out independent research and development work and to develop expertise in a focused area of the programme. In undertaking the dissertation, the student should demonstrate initiative and intellectual achievement, understanding of the chosen subject matter, and the principles being applied. He/She will also develop and demonstrate the ability to pursue a subject area of the course to substantial depth and present the dissertation in a precise and coherent manner.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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Department of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering