|Module Title||MSC PROJECT AND DISSERTATION|
|Co-ordinator||Mr Christopher Loftus|
|Semester||Semester 3 (Summer)|
|Pre-Requisite||Successful completion of all other modules; see regulations.|
|Course delivery||Contact Hours||Students can expect that their supervisors will spend a total of about 12 hours, over the whole project, in providing guidance.|
The purpose of the project, on which the dissertation is based, is to demonstrate that the student has acquired the ability to undertake and satisfactorily complete a major piece of work in computing.
Projects may originate either from the student or from a member of the UWA staff. Topics might range from the design and implementation of a piece of software to meet specific requirements to a feasibility study for the introduction of biometric identification methods to safeguard security in the student's company. Work-based projects are encouraged provided that they have suitable academic content.
** Consult For Futher Information
J A Sharpe and K Howard. (1996) The management of a student research project. 2nd. Gower, Aldershot