Short Title:Management of Infection Agent
Full Title:Management of Infectious Agents
Module Code:MNGT H3052
Credits: 10
Field of Study:Protection of persons and property
Module Delivered in 1 programme(s)
Reviewed By:JOHN BEHAN
Module Author:JOHN BEHAN
Module Description:no description provided
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Identifying the biohazard class of most micro-organisms occurring in the hospital environment
LO2 Aseptically handling biological samples and microbiological cultures
LO3 Defining the decontamination requirements for items of equipment and facilities
LO4 Monitoring critical components for the presence of microbial contamination
LO5 Containing outbreaks of hospital acquired infection
LO6 Developing and implementing an emergency plan for a biomedical laboratory

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Practical/Skills Evaluation Practicals /Assignments will be carried out in the workplace.   35.00 Sem 1 End
Continuous Assessment n/a   15.00 n/a
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination   50.00 End-of-Semester

TU Dublin – Tallaght Campus reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment


Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture No Description 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 4.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 4.00
This module has no Part Time workload.

Module Resources

This module does not have any book resources
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources
  • Journal: Relevant Scientific Journals with up to date publications of outbreaks of infections etc

Module Delivered in

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