This unit aims to provide: an overview of the School's research projects in design computing; an overview of research methods in design computing; instruction on how to write a preliminary research proposal for a project in design computing. This is a seminar unit of study in which the academic staff in design computing and cognition will present their research projects to the potential honours students. The students will also be taught how to prepare a preliminary research project proposal and be introduced to some of the research methods used in design computing. At the conclusion of the unit a preliminary research proposal will demonstrate the student's ability to identify a research area and a preliminary research plan.
Seminar 2 hrs/wk
Research area summary report (40%); research proposal report (60%).
72 credit points and minimum WAM of 70