Short Title:Biodecontamination I -Labs RIMDs
Full Title:Biodecontamination I -Labs RIMDs
Language of Instruction:English
Module Code: BIOD H2003
 
Credits: 10
Field of Study:Health
Module Delivered in 1 programme(s)
Reviewed By:JOHN BEHAN
Module Author:JOHN BEHAN
Module Description:Module looks at cleaning disnfection and sterilisation.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Select and apply appropriate cleaning and disinfecting agents
LO2 Designing effective cleaning and decontamination plans
LO3 Document cleaning practices and maintain cleaning records
LO4 Evaluate appropriate decontamination procedures
LO5 Monitoring facilities for the presence of biological contaminants
LO6 Validating a cleaning and sterilisation process
LO7 Identify and implement key regulatory requirements in the cleaning area
 

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Continuous Assessment Continuous assessment will consist of a theory CA and a workplace based assignemnt 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 50.00 Ongoing
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
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lab Laboratory workshop -Decontamination of RIMDs and related workplace practical assignments 24.00 Twice per semester 3.20
Total Weekly Learner Workload 3.20
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.20
 

Module Resources

Recommended Book Resources
  • Clontz, L., 1998, Microbial Limit and Bioburden Tests, Interpharm
Required Article/Paper Resources
  • Regulatory Guidleines HSE & ISO 2012, Quality, ISO standard
Recommended Article/Paper Resources
  • ISO 2010, ISO Standard
Other Resources
  • Video: Hall, W.E.,Cleaning Validation Video Series
 

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_SMRED_C Minor Award-Certificate in Decontamination of Reusable Invasive Medical Devices (Level 6 Minor) 2 Mandatory