ENGR 4006 Engineering Project 1
Credit Points 10
Legacy Code 300971
Coordinator Kejun Dong Opens in new window
Description This unit describes engineering as a profession, including professional ethics and legal obligations highlighted. Fundamentals and theories related to contract and project management will form part of this unit. Throughout the semester, the focus will be on development of research and presentation skills of students enrolled in this unit. This will be achieved through employment of appropriate research skills on a capstone project which demonstrates student's professional level of identifying, planning, and designing engineering project and completion of a technical progress report. The capstone project will be continued in unit 300972 Engineering Project 2.
School Eng, Design & Built Env
Student Contribution Band HECS Band 2 10cp
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Level Undergraduate Level 4 subject
Co-requisite(s) ENGR 3017
Restrictions Students must be enrolled in the Bachelor of Engineering, Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) or Bachelor of Engineering Advanced (Honours) and have successfully completed 200 credit points.
- Critique technical publications;
- Present written professional/technical reports;
- Examine Engineering profession and the environment in which these professions operate;
- Apply the process involved in contract and project management in Engineering industry via capstone project;
- Analyse risk situations in an engineering project and manage them by applying the theories of risk management;
- Apply WHS requirements to an engineering project;
- Demonstrate an ability to work in a team.
2. Technical and environmental risk management
3. Professional management principles and practices
4. Project initiation, tender process and tender analysis
5. Contract management, human resources management and value management
The following table summarises the standard assessment tasks for this subject. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated, where there is a difference your Learning Guide takes precedence.
|Research Proposal||15-20 pages.||35||N||Group|
|Progress Report||30-40 pages.||65||Y||Group|
- Pinto, JK 2016, Project management : achieving competitive advantage, 4th edn, Boston : Pearson, 2016.