Short Title:Advanced Pharmaceutical Statistics
Full Title:Advanced Pharmaceutical Statistics
Module Code:PHAR H6002
 
Credits: 10
Field of Study:Pharmacy
Module Delivered in 1 programme(s)
Reviewed By:JOHN BEHAN
Module Author:JAMES REILLY
Module Description:This module equips participants to apply advanced statistical techniques within a pharmaceutical context.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Design experiments involving many factors.
LO2 Construct statistical models involving any number of variables.
LO3 Conduct measurement system validation studies.
LO4 Generate response surfaces and contour plots.
LO5 Analyse data from clinical trials.
LO6 Apply principal components analysis to multivariate data sets.
 

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Continuous Assessment Students will carry out a number of individual projects and present and defend their work orally and in writing, and interact with the presentations of other students. 1,2,3,4,5,6 100.00 Ongoing
No End of Module Formal Examination

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 Lectures, exercises, tutorials, workshops, software demonstrations, group discussions, project work, and feedback. 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Laboratories Computer laboratory with a statistical software package. 1.00 Every Week 1.00
Independent Learning Assigned project work and report writing. 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 8.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 4.00
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Lectures, exercises, tutorials, workshops, software demonstrations, group discussions, project work, and feedback. 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Learning Time Assigned project work and report writing. 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 7.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
 

Module Resources

Required Book Resources
  • James Reilly 2006, Using Statistics, 1st Ed., Gill & MacMillan Dublin [ISBN: 0717140229]
Recommended Book Resources
  • Lawrence M. Friedman, Curt D. Furberg, David L. DeMets 2010, Fundamentals of Clinical Trials, 4th Ed., Springer New York [ISBN: 9781441915856]
  • T. W. Anderson 2003, An Introduction to Multivariate Statistical Analysis, 3rd Edition Ed., Wiley
This module does not have any article/paper resources
This module does not have any other resources
 

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_SPHAR_M_X Masters in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing & Process Technology 1 Mandatory