Research Paper

CVE80001 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn, Online Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 36 Hours

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning. For Online unit delivery, learning is conducted exclusively online.

2022 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 2

1 Aug 22 - 30 Oct 22

6 Dec 22

Last self enrolment:
14 Aug 22

31 Aug 22

Last withdraw without fail:
16 Sep 22


37.5 Credit Points 
Enrolment in GC-IEM Graduate Certificate of Infrastructure Engineering Management
Enrolment in the MA-ENGPRC Master of Engineering Practice

Aims and objectives

This unit provides students with the opportunity to undertake a minor research investigation on any Engineering related topic and prepare a research paper having potential to be published in peer-reviewed conferences or journals.
Unit Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this unit students will be able to:
#Unit Learning Outcome Description
ULO1Identify, evaluate, and select/ design suitable qualitative and quantitative research methods relevant for a research problem associated with engineering industries
ULO2Appreciate and apply the processes involved in conducting research
ULO3Manage a minor project and complete the task satisfactorily taking into account available time and resources
ULO4Appraise current literature and identify research gaps
ULO5Discuss and interpret research findings through preparation of a written report and oral presentation