Short Title:Project
Full Title:Project
Module Code:PROJ H4020
Credits: 10
Field of Study:Pharmacy
Module Delivered in 1 programme(s)
Reviewed By:JOHN BEHAN
Module Description:The module provides the student with the ability to carry out a major project (planned in Semester 7) with minimal supervision, adapting the strategy as the project unfolds; the capacity to relate results and observations to the theory and practical components of other modules of the course, and prior learning; troubleshooting experimental problems the necessary skills to report in detail on the project, in writing and orally; an appreciation of the skills involved in research at higher levels (postgraduate and industrial research), project management skills.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Perform independent research on a specified research project.
LO2 Give an oral presentation, critically evaluate, interpret and analyse data generated.
LO3 Prepare a written final project report reflecting key findings and results generated.
LO4 Demonstrate and implement individual skills in terms of self-motivation, project planning and creativity in a technically challenging project.

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Oral Examination/Interview Oral presentation and questioning 2,4 20.00 n/a
Project n/a   80.00 n/a
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
Practical Perform laboratory based research project 12.00 Every Week 12.00
Independent Learning Reading of scientific literature, preparing weekly update reports, writing project report, preparation of oral presentation 12.00 Every Week 12.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 24.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 12.00
This module has no Part Time workload.

Module Resources

This module does not have any book resources
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Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_SPHAR_B Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Pharmaceutical Science 8 Mandatory