MSc Reliability Engineering and Asset Management / Course details

Year of entry: 2024

Course unit details:
Dissertation (REAM)

Course unit fact file
Unit code MECH60300
Credit rating 60
Unit level FHEQ level 7 – master's degree or fourth year of an integrated master's degree
Teaching period(s) Full year
Available as a free choice unit? No


This course unit detail provides the framework for delivery in 20/21 and may be subject to change due to any additional Covid-19 impact.  Please see Blackboard / course unit related emails for any further updates

Students carry out an individual project which is generally starts at the beginning of academic year in September itself. The Dissertation project is intended to address a real issue in Maintenance (Reliability) Engineering and Asset Management through the innovative works by development of new methods or applications or field trials, and/or combination of all approaches. The work is then written up in the form of a Dissertation.


The aim of this module is to carry out a substantial piece of research work in a specific technological area and report on this work in the form of a Dissertation.

Assessment methods

Method Weight
Dissertation 100%

Feedback methods

Dissertation supervisor regularly provide the feedback to the student work on regular basis.

Study hours

Independent study hours
Independent study 600

Teaching staff

Staff member Role
Jyoti Sinha Unit coordinator

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