Final Year Project

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General Announcements

LK FES organizes the Final Year Poster Competition and Industry Interaction Day in Week-14 (17th April 2019) for all FYP – Part II students. Submit the soft copy of your posters by 29th March (4.00pm) and stand a chance to win attractive prizes.

Also, you’ll have an opportunity to Interact with multiple industries to discover your career pathways! Contact your FYP coordinators for more information…

COMPULSORY ATTENDANCE & SUMMARY OF POSTERS

Brochure(p1) R2 - Jan 2019

  • Attendance of all FYP part-2 students is compulsory for the FYP poster competition (students have to sign-in)
  • All FYP part-2 students are required to prepare the ‘summary of any 3 FYP posters’ and get it acknowledged (official seal stamp) by the FYP Committee during the event. 
  • After the event, all FYP part-2 students are required to get the ‘Summary of Posters’ (that has been acknowledged by the FYPC) verified by the respective supervisors and submit to the lab together with other FYP report submission documents.
  • The students will not be allowed to submit the FYP report to the lab without this ‘Summary of Posters’.
  • This is effective from 201805-trimester FYP competition
  • If there are any issues with this, discuss with your FYP coordinator or FYP committee chairperson, Dr. Stella Morris.

General Information

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(FYP Flow Chart)

  • FYP Rules and Regulations for students taking FYP with the same course code for Part I and Part II (VERY IMPORTANT – MUST READ).
  • Special Requirements: All supervisors whose projects have special requirements such as special venues, rooftop access, and special limited-access equipment must liaise with the Sungai Long Campus Administration Director, Dr. Tan Kee Kong (tankk@utar.edu.my) to ensure the timely completion of their projects.
  • UTAR Research Ethics (SoP and Form for researcher/student to conduct survey): The application for ethical approval for Final Year Projects (FYP) involving human subjects or animals for student’s project shall be treated as a group application and as such, approval shall be granted for the whole group (for the names listed in the summary form) instead of each application. Please provide the info as required in the summary form. Also, please be informed that all submissions for ethical approval should be accompanied with the questionnaire/interview questions that the students will be using in their research. Application for ethical approval can be submitted at any time of the month. Declaration section is to be signed by the HoD and recommended by the Dean. If the FYP involving human subjects or animals is to be conducted in the laboratories, please submit a copy of the approved ethical clearance form to the respective lab staff.
  • Letter of undertaking and indemnity (by students): Students whose FYP tasks require external involvement such as external visits for sample collection, testing, survey, and external meetings have to submit the completed letter of undertaking and indemnity to Deputy Dean (Student Development & Industrial Training). It is also required to submit 1 copy of the signed form (after HoD signed the form) to the respective FYP coordinator.
  • Application for External Final Year Project attachment (to be submitted by supervisors): For any FYP attachment with external institutions/ organizations, an application letter must be submitted by the supervisors together with:

    to the Deputy Dean (Student Development & Industrial Training).  It is also required to submit 1 copy of the signed form (after HoD signed the form) to the respective FYP coordinator.

FYP Report Writing Guidelines

  • It is compulsory for students to follow the FYP Report Guidelines when writing their report. Any report that does not follow the guidelines will be rejected.
  • Students are encouraged to download the MS Word Template (Progress Report / Final Report) of the Project Report and use this template to prepare the report. Read how to use the template.
  • The format for citing sources in the Project Report shall follow the latest Harvard Referencing Style.
  • Please take note that in the case of any discrepancies between announcements and guidelines, the announcements shall prevail.

Library Services for FYP Students

  • Explore how you could utilize the library resources for your FYP!
  • Information Skill Programme: Library conducts “Information Skill Programme” to the FYP students in week 2. Students have to register for the class once the Mail Master notification is sent out in week 1. It covers 6 modules (4 hours):
    • Module 1: Information Search Strategies
    • Module 2: Effective Database Searching
    • Module 3: Evaluation of Web Resources
    • Module 4 : Plagiarism
    • Module 5: Referencing
    • Module 6: Basic Mendeley

Laboratory Services for FYP Students

FYP Planner (UEGE4113/UEGE4116/UEEP3513/UEEP3516)

Final Year Poster Competition

For any queries, please contact the FYP coordinators

Other Resources

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