Courses Catalogue

Thesis

COURSE CODE: CIV8201
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 4
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Civil Engineering, Masters
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Postgraduate

Course Description

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Students design a research project with specified aims and objectives in an applied field of engineering for their respective areas of specialization. This incorporates a review of relevant literature, proposes data capture, analysis and output of results in the respective fields. The students will write Thesis s in line with the University Guidelines.

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

By the end of this course, the student should be able to:

1.      Develop research questions, design research projects, collect data from various sources, and present findings in a scientific way.

 

LEARNING OUTCOMES

A student completing the course is expected to:

·        Carry out independent research

·        Analyse the data obtained

·        Write and disseminate research findings.