To learn how to research for reliable and accurate data.
Understanding how to reference using the Harvard style.
Meeting with mentor to discuss initial ideas and topic.
Filling in page 5,6,9 record form.
To understand how to gather secondary resources.
Contact to Prof Dr Wünsche, prof at Bundeswehr Univerity Munich and specialised in autonomous vehicles.
Personal online research about autonomous vehicles.
Answer from Prof Dr Wünshce, does not have time for interview.
First ideas about EPQ and start of writing the EPQ report.
Filling in page 10 record form.
Discussion about my title. Decided to put "Are we ready for autonomous cars?" as a working title.
Started research in the internet about history autonomous vehicles.
Start introduction of the EPQ.
First draft completed of introduction and history of autonomous vehicles. Filled in page 5 record form.
Personal research using internet about history of autonomous cars.
Second draft history of autonomous vehicles.
Personal research using internet about advantages and disadvantages of autonomous vehicles.
First draft advantages and disadvantages of autonomous vehicles.
Further personal research using the internet about disadvantages and disadvantages of autonomous vehicles.
Second draft advantages and disadvantages of autonomous vehicles.
Start constructing timeline of history of technology of autonomous cars using preceden.com.
Work on my own about the advantages of autonomous vehicles. Research and analysis of the trolley problem.
Further research about moral responsibility, and other problems connected with autonomous vehicles.
Discussion about the structure of the list of the advantages and disadvantages.
Fill in page 11 of Record Form.
Further research about AVs, especially about the developments in the years 2000s.
Timeline about history of AVs finished.
Continue working on the social dilemma of autonomous vehicles.
Finish working on various technologies implemented in semi autonomous and full autonomous vehicles.
Finished working on the moral dilemma of autonomous vehicles.
Start working and researching on the environmental implications autonomous vehicles will have.
Discussion about changing title. Hand in draft about moral dilemma. Discussion about title. Decided to change it to "Autonomous vehicles in society", as more accurate to my research.
Further work on advantages of autonomous vehicles.
Further working on disadvantages of autonomous vehicles.
Additional details added on different technologies used for autonomous vehicles.
Talk about how to structure advantages and disadvantages of autonomous vehicles.
Further research and work about disadvantages of autonomous vehicles.
Research on legal implications of autonomous vehicles.
Fill in page 12 of Record form.
Handed in work done so far and discussion about structure. Discussion about title, final title is " An investigation and analysis into the impacts of autonomous vehicles upon society".
Writing conclusion, and start doing the presentation.
Finished doing presentation.
Held presentation of my EPQ.
Fill in page 15 of record form.