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EENG 8300 - Applied Research Skills

Environmental Engineering Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

The learners are presented to a variety of research methods and techniques needed for the preparation of their graduating and research projects in general. Starting off with critical analysis of scientific papers both from natural and social sciences, learners are preparing background information for their research, annotated bibliographies and selecting appropriate research methods. Preparation and presentation of project proposal which also includes proposing sustainable solutions and recommendations are the main goal of the course.

Prerequisite(s)

LIBS 7001

Credits

3.0

Cost

$645.92 - $660.78 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2014

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2014 term.

CRN 37521

Wed Sep 03 - Wed Dec 10 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
      Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

Cost

$660.78

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Departmental approval required. Please contact Program Assistant at 604-432-8539 or email debby_mcdonald@bcit.ca with your BCIT id number prior to registration.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

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Winter 2015

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2015 term.

CRN 78328

Thu Jan 08 - Thu Apr 16 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Apr 16 Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$645.92

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. Department Approval Required. This course is reserved for Environmental Engineering Program students. For registration please contact Debby McDonald via email debby_mcdonald@bcit.ca or call 604-432-8539.

Online registration for this course offering is not available. However, you can still register via phone, fax, mail or in person.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Critically analyze engineering and scientific papers.
  • Employ different research designs such as: ex post facto and experimental.
  • Prepare a research proposal including the research topic background information, literature review, research methods, statistical data presentation, and project milestones.
  • Relate engineering and scientific issues with environment and society.
  • Apply principles of sustainability to engineering and scientific projects.

Related Programs

EENG 8300 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Environmental Engineering Technology
    Full-time/Part-time   Bachelor of Technology

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