Projects

On completing all third year units, students should enrol in:

Aerospace students MEC4401 and MEC4402
Mechanical students MEC4401 and MEC4402
Mechatronics students TRC4000 and TRC4001

Guidelines

Getting Started - Finding an Industry FYP (PDF, 3KB)

STEP 1: To review the projects available please:

  • Access this document via the link on Moodle. You should have view but not edit access.
  • Jump to the next tab with the list of available and allocated projects, supervisors and students
  • Scan the available projects (Column A)
  • Also look for additional information posted to Moodle, M+AE Student Resources, under the FYP Additional Information block.

STEP 2: Make contact with potential supervisors

  • Email academics offering projects you like or working in areas of interest to you
  • Consider why you might be a good candidate and mention any special skills, expereince or unit performances that might be relevant to the project
  • Arrange to meet up with them and see if the project (and academic) is right for you
  • Get verbal confirmation that the academic is happy to supervise you for an existing or new project

STEP 3: To register your project please:

  • Have your supervisor add your name and information against the project
  • Please provide them with first, last, ID, email and which unit you are enrolled in (MEC/TRC)
  • If the project is not currently listed have them enter all the project details, then yours
  • Congratulations you are now provisionally registered!

STEP 4: Project Approval

  • The Head of Department will review all registered project and approve or reject them in advance of the start of semester