Research and Development Project 1

NPS10002 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 12 hours

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.


100 credit points

Aims and objectives

This unit of study aims to develop within the student an understanding of the scientific research method, practical research skills, and practical design and development skills in a research environment, through an individual research project conducted during summer semester.
Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)
Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:
1. Describe and apply the scientific research method within a research project context
2. Select and apply appropriate practical research skills to execute research project
3. Communicate research outcomes to a technical audience
4. Demonstrate practical design and development skills in a research environment
5. Identifies and adopts safe working practises relevant to research project