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.
Department Approval Required. This course is reserved for Environmental Engineering Program students. For registration please contact Debby McDonald via email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 604-432-8539.
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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.
Effective as of Winter 2012
EENG 8300 is offered as a part of the following programs:
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