Final Year Projects/Final Year Theses (COMP/CPEG) 2018-2019

FYP/FYT
2017-2018

 
Date Event Notes
2018-04-18
(Wednesday)
Information Seminar Download Presentation Slides.
Check out Group Mates Finders if you are looking for group mates for your FYP.
2018-04-20 (Friday), 0:01am Project Descriptions Released to Students Sign into the FYP Management System for the details of the project/thesis descriptions.
Check out Before Starting and Getting Started with Your FYP, prepared by the communication tutors.
Get familiar with the Computing Facilities for FYP.
2018-04-24 (Tuesday), 0:01am Project Registration Opens Choose a project/thesis by registering online. Note that you are committed to an FYP/FYT once your request is accepted. The earlier you make the commitment between you and the project advisor, the better your chances are of getting your favorable project. You may check FAQ for Note: students who do not have a committed project by the end of Spring Term will not be allowed to register in COMP FYP/FYT course in the Summer Term.
2018-09-20 (Thursday), 11:59pm Proposal Report Due Read the detailed instructions for your report carefully. Attend Library workshops to learn how to use library and Internet resources. Meet the communication tutors and meet their deadline to improve your English. Submit your reports via the FYP Management System.
2018-10-05
(Friday)
Proposal Report Graded You can check your grade and comments from your advisor & reader when you sign into the FYP Management System.
2018-10-26 (Friday), 11:59pm Individual Essay Due Download Essay Template. You can check out Individual Ethics Essay, prepared by the communication tutors. Submit your essay via the FYP Management System.
2018-10-31 (Wednesday), 11:59pm Monthly Report for October Due Download Monthly Report Template (.docx). Submit your monthly report via the FYP Management System.
2018-11-30 (Friday), 11:59pm Monthly Report for November Due Download Monthly Report Template (.docx). Submit your monthly report via the FYP Management System.
2019-01-15 (Tuesday), 11:59pm Monthly Report for December/January Due Download Monthly Report Template (.docx). Submit your monthly report via the FYP Management System.
2019-02-14 (Thursday), 11:59pm Progress Report Due Read the detailed instructions for your report carefully. Meet the communication tutors and meet their deadline to improve your English. Submit your report via the FYP Management System.
2019-02-28
(Thursday)
Progress Report Graded You can check your grade and comments from your advisor & reader when you sign into the FYP Management System.
2019-03-28
(Thursday)
Oral Presentation Schedule Released FYP oral presentations will be scheduled to be held on two Saturdays (April 27 and May 4, 2019).
FYT oral defenses should be scheduled individually by the advisor and reader, to be held during the period from April 27 to May 4, 2019.
2019-04-04
(Thursday)
Request Demo Equipment from CS System Request special demo machines or equipment. You are required to demo in your assigned classroom unless a special request is approved.
2019-04-17 (Wednesday), 11:59pm Final Report & Self-Assessment Report Due Read the detailed instructions for your report carefully. Meet the communication tutors and meet their deadline to improve your English, also check out their advice on writing Final Report and Self-Assessment Report. Download Self-Assessment Report Template (.docx). Submit your reports via the FYP Management System.
2019-04-25 (Thursday), 11:59pm Poster Due Read the poster submission guideline (poster templates included). Check out tips for preparing Poster, from the communication tutors. Submit your poster in PDF format via the FYP Management System. See also Poster Gallery.
2019-04-27 (Saturday) to 2019-05-04 (Saturday) Oral Presentation & Demo Oral presentation will be scheduled to be held on two Saturdays (April 27 and May 4, 2019). The schedule will be announced in the end of March. All presentations will be video recorded. Each project group has 40 minutes, including Q&A. Overrun is not normally allowed. Read advice on Oral Presentation, from the communication tutors.
2019-05-03 (Friday), 5pm Program Code Due The procedure for program code submission will be announced later.
2019-05-15 (Wednesday) to 2019-05-23 (Thursday) Poster Display FYP/FYT poster will be a display for the public to view, as well as second readers to view and grade. (Location: Area outside LTB, LTC and LTD)

See Poster Gallery.
To be announced Video Due for the Best FYP/FYT Video Award Details of the award. Submit your video on a CD/DVD to the CSE Admin Office (Room 3528, via lifts 25/26) by 5pm. Use a permanent marker and clearly write your group and title of the FYP/FYT on the CD/DVD itself, as well as the date. Alternatively, You may upload your video to Google Drive, Dropbox, OneDrive etc., and email the shared link to .

List of Best FYP/FYT Videos.
  Best FYP Award Also considered for nominations to external competitions!
List of Distinguished FYPs.

Intended Learning Outcomes (ILOs)

COMP4981

The objectives of this course are to:

  1. Provide an opportunity for the student to apply and integrate the knowledge acquired throughout his/her undergraduate study.
  2. Develop the capabilities of a student in analyzing and solving complex and possibly real-case problems.
  3. Develop a student's skills in the systematic development, documentation and presentation of a significant piece of work.

On successful completion of this course, students are expected to be able to:

  1. Develop original solutions to computer science engineering problems of significant complexity.
  2. Utilize prior knowledge, independent research, published information, and original ideas in addressing problems and generating solutions.
  3. Critically evaluate different design concepts, and justify the final choice of design through engineering analysis.
  4. Use software engineering tools to plan, design, implement, validate and maintain a project.
  5. Prepare and deliver a well structured written analysis of a project, as well as an oral presentation.
  6. Establish relationships and implement practices with team members and advisors that will underpin a high level of performance and encourage continuous improvement.

COMP4981H

The objectives of this course are to:

  1. Provide an opportunity for the student to apply and integrate the knowledge acquired throughout his/her undergraduate study.
  2. Develop the capabilities of a student in analyzing and solving complex and possibly real-case problems.
  3. Develop a student's skills in the systematic development, documentation and presentation of a significant piece of work.

On successful completion of this course, students are expected to be able to:

  1. Develop original solutions to computer science engineering problems of significant complexity.
  2. Utilize prior knowledge, independent research, published information, and original ideas in addressing problems and generating solutions.
  3. Critically evaluate different research approaches, and justify the final choice of design through system development, simulation and/or analysis.
  4. Use computational and/or mathematical tools to plan, design and validate an approach if needed.
  5. Prepare and deliver a well-structured written analysis of the project, as well as an oral defense.
  6. Establish relationships and implement practices with advisors and/or local/international researchers that will underpin a high level of performance and encourage continuous improvement.

The FYP/FYT Coordinator

  • Prof. Nevin ZHANG ()