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The assessment requirements below are applicable to the entire 50 point Research Project.
- A preliminary literature survey and research plan (of 2 pages) is due at the end of week eight of Research Project Part 1 (hurdle; pass/fail).
- An intermediate report on the progress in the research project (of 2 pages) is due at the end of week eight of Research Project Part 2 (hurdle; pass/fail).
- A thesis (90% of assessment) is the main requirement due after the full 50 points of enrolment in the Research Project component, Theses are expected to be 40-60 pages in length, excluding references, appendices, figures and tables. Two bound hard copies of the thesis are to be submitted two weeks prior to the end of the teaching period in the final semester of Research project enrolment;
- students will have to give 30 minute presentations (10% of assessment) on their research projects in the last week of that teaching period, on a date to be announced by the School of Mathematics and Statistics in the middle of semester.
Last updated: 3 November 2022