The module descriptors for this programme can be found below.
To develop the skills required to identify, assimilate and communicate an in-depth technical review of a specific topic in the composites field.
At the end of the course students should be able to:
Students select their choices from a list supplied at the beginning of the academic session and then conduct a comprehensive literature review on the topic they have been allocated.
After the topic is selected, students discuss their review topic with their allocated supervisor at the outset of the review and may arrange further meetings to discuss progress. Students attend library courses on identifying and obtaining the relevant literature, referencing techniques and plagiarism.
Students must submit a written report of 5000 words and give an oral presentation.