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HRC432 Computing Honours Project/Dissertation (32)

Abstract

In this subject, students will plan and execute a research project with supported autonomy through the completion of a literature review, analysis of potential solutions, experimentation and analysis of results culminating in a dissertation. Communication skills will be developed to present research in multiple formats. Students will be enabled to apply advanced knowledge and skills in research practices and methodologies in order to produce a completed research project. Students will prepare their results ready for publication.

+ Subject Availability Modes and Location

Session 1
OnlineBathurst Campus
On CampusAlbury-Wodonga Campus
On CampusBathurst Campus
On CampusWagga Wagga Campus
Session 2
OnlineBathurst Campus
On CampusAlbury-Wodonga Campus
On CampusBathurst Campus
On CampusWagga Wagga Campus
Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details: HRC432
Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject information

Duration Grading System School:
One sessionHONSSchool of Computing and Mathematics

Enrolment restrictions

Available only to students enrolled in Bachelor of Computing (Honours).
Prerequisite(s)Incompatible subject(s)Related subject(s)
HRC416HRC417 HRC418 HRC418 is a part-time version of this fulltime subject
HRC417 is a part-time version of this fulltime subject

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to develop a solution for an identified research problem in the computing discipline that is current and significant;
  • be able to critically review, appraise and synthesise academic literature relevant to the chosen research problem;
  • be able to reflect on the research process and progress;
  • be able to communicate effectively in ways appropriate to the discipline, audience and purpose;
  • be able to complete and analyse a research project; and
  • be able to write a final dissertation that brings together all the parts of the project and can be understood by experts in the field.

Syllabus

The subject will cover the following topics:
Individual research project appropriate to prerequisite studies completed by the student and limited to the computing discipline.

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The information contained in the 2018 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 24 November 2017. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.