MECHGF01 Group Design Project
|Title||Group Design Project|
|UCL Credits/ECTs||30 / 12|
Prof Mark Miodownik
Supervision from members of Staff from the Department
All courses taught in the MSc programme.
To provide experience of working as a group, in liaison, where possible, with industry, in order to design a complex engineering product/system or service under stringent time and resource limitations and to assess its commercial potential. To provide the students with an opportunity to: apply formal project management techniques such as planning, resource allocation, cost estimation, project monitoring and reporting; to develop commercial skills and business awareness.
Method of Instruction
Independent study individually and as a group
Group meetings, progress reports and presentations
Supervision by a member of academic staff and where appropriate by industry.
First presentation (10%) and final group presentation/viva (10%)
Midyear project report 10%
Group report/portfolio (55%)
Individual contribution (15%)
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