SEM610A Project I

Lead Faculty: Dr. Shekar Viswanathan

Course Description

Focus on the application of sustainability methods learned through this program. The student teams select research topics and write a detailed project proposal. The student teams define the research problem and gather data from literature searches and/or the client organization, if applicable. Grading is by H, S, or U only; course is not eligible for an 'IP' grade. SEM610A is a one month course taken immediately before SEM610B.

Learning Outcomes

  • Define a specific research problem and/or an industrial / commercial case study
  • Show a comprehensive literature review relating to the study and methods used in the project
  • Identify sources of data for the analysis and gather and analyze relevant data