Module Catalogues, Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University   
Module Code: MTH301
Module Title: Final Year Project
Module Level: Level 3
Module Credits: 10.00
Academic Year: 2020/21
Semester: ACYR
Originating Department: Mathematical Sciences
Pre-requisites: N/A
To give students the opportunity to work in a guided but independent fashion to explore a substantial problem in depth, making practical use of principles, techniques and methodologies acquired elsewhere in the course.

To give experience of carrying out a large piece of individual work and in producing a dissertation.

To enhance communication skills, both oral and written.
Learning outcomes 
After completing the module students should be able:

To specify a substantial problem, and produce a plan to address the problem

To manage their time effectively so as to carry out their plan

To locate and make use of information relevant to their project

To design a solution to a substantial problem

To implement and test their solution

To evaluate in a critical fashion the work they have done, and to place it in the context of related work

To prepare and deliver a formal presentation

To structure and write a dissertation describing their projects.
Method of teaching and learning 
Students and their supervisors can decide delivery pattern. Some academic supervisors have a group meeting and the other may have one-by one meeting with students.

The time schedule is slight different from one individual academic staff to another. Usually there is weekly meeting for all supervisors for his/her students.
All projects should contain the following elements: research, exploration, realisation and evaluation. Particular topics are allocated on an individual basis.
Delivery Hours  
Lectures Seminars Tutorials Lab/Prcaticals Fieldwork / Placement Other(Private study) Total


Sequence Method % of Final Mark
1 Interim Report 10.00
2 Oral Presentation 10.00
3 Final Report 80.00

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