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Industry Research Project (CHEM70002) // Assessment

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Assessment

DescriptionTimingPercentage
  • Attendance at an industry-based safety and induction program before laboratory work commences
  • Hurdle requirement: satisfactory attendance
Early termN/A
  • A project-related seminar (up to 30 min), given after the student has enrolled in 150 points of the Research Project
  • 30 minutes
End of semester10%
  • A major thesis/project report, page limit of 60 pages, due after the student has enrolled in 150 points of the Research Project. The thesis will be examined by at least two members of academic staff from the relevant University department (not the primary University-based supervisor), and at least one external expert in the field.
  • 60 pages
End of semester35%
  • An oral examination (viva) on the content of the thesis/research report, with a panel consisting of at least two members of academic staff from the relevant department and one industry expert external to the University
  • 60 minutes
End of semester35%
  • A project overview/research proposal (up to 10 pages of mixed text, diagrams and formulas) due after the student has enrolled in 25 points of Research project (pass/fail)
  • 10 pages
  • Hurdle requirement: satisfactory submission
End of semesterN/A
  • Assessment of research performance based on attendance, application, initiative and demonstrated skills, by the project supervisors
End of semester20%