Built Environment Research Project PG (10151.2)
|Faculty:||Faculty of Arts and Design|
|Discipline:||School of Design and the Built Environment|
UC - Canberra, Bruce
Year Teaching Period Convener Mode of Delivery 2020 Semester 2 DR Hitomi NAKANISHI (Ph: +61 2 62063942 ) ON-CAMPUS
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In this unit, students plan and execute a significant project in the built environment context. Students will define a research question or professional practice problem based on the application of appropriate theoretical frameworks. This is a substantial undertaking and students will be appointed an appropriate academic supervisor to oversee their project/s. Students will work individually on a research topic to be chosen in consultation with the unit convener. Students will be required to write and present a 6000 - 8000 word project report.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Demonstrate critical thinking skills and knowledge to identify a relevant research topic to address priority issues in the built environment context;
2. Develop an appropriate research methodology, to critically analyse complex information and theories;
3. Synthesis research findings, interpret and transmit advanced knowledge and ideas to various audiences/stakeholders; and
4. Demonstrate an ability to undertake an industry relevant research project with autonomy and adaptability as a professional planner.
Consultation with unit convener 30-60 minutes.
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