This subject is devoted to the preparation of a detailed technical report on a topic related to the construction/property industry. Each student selects their own topic and each pursues a different topic. The emphasis is on how to locate relevant information and how to synthesise that into a coherent, well-structured report. Each student makes an interim presentation of their work during the semester and submits a final written report.
|Faculty||Faculty of Society & Design|
1. The ability to tackle a major research project and locate detailed information relevant to the topic within a restricted timeframe. 2. The ability to interpret the material collected and synthesie it into a coherent report with independent and individual critical appraisal. 3. The ability to manage time effectively in the context of a lengthy program of individual research and writing to produce a detailed professional report. 4. The ability to convey research outcomes by means of a concise oral presentation supported by suitable/appropriate aids such as Powerpoint slides.
Faculty approval is required.
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