Assessment 1 Topic approval and presentation (Written submission 500 words 10 marks, plus In-class presentation 5 marks); total 15 marks.
Students will submit a 500 word concise written submission that identifies the topic of interest clearly and any links to other areas, the motivation for choosing the topic, a brief introduction to the main disciplines involved. These activities will be developed in tutorials as well.
The topic needs to be approved by the lecturer and resubmission can be required.
Students can only proceed to the literature review with written confirmation of the topic by the lecturer.
A 5 minute power-point presentation in class is also required where feedback will be given by all students.