CACD H3001 - Continued Academic Development

Short Title:Continued Academic Development
Full Title:Continued Academic Development
Language of Instruction:English
Module Code:CACD H3001
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Pharmacy
Module Delivered in 2 programme(s)
Reviewed By:JOHN BEHAN
Module Author:MAEVE SCOTT
Module Description:This module prepares the student on placement for semester 7 and 8 organic chemistry, bioprocessing, systems validation and statistics modules
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Analyse statistical data from clinical trials
LO2 Carry out a test of association on categorical data
LO3 Describe upstream and downstream industrial biopharmaceutical processes
LO4 Explain key concepts of organic chemistry and draw reaction mechanisms

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Written Report Students will review a clinical trial case study and discuss the issues of design and analysis. They will also analyse clinical trial data using a contingency table. 1,2 33.00 Ongoing
Continuous Assessment Blended assessment methods 3,4 67.00 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 Blended learning 1.00 Every Week 1.00
Independent Learning Study and Assessment 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 4.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 1.00
This module has no Part Time workload.

Module Resources

Required Book Resources
  • James Reilly 2018, Applied Statistics, 2nd Ed.,
  • Clayden, Greeves, Warren 2012, Organic Chemistry, 2nd Ed Ed., Oxford University Press [ISBN: 978-019927029]
Recommended Book Resources
  • Lawrence Friedman, Curt Furberg , David Demets, Christopher Granger, David Reboussin 2015, Fundamentals of Clinical Trials, 5th Ed., Springer
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources
  • Papers: Peer reviewed papers linked to on moodle

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_SPHAR_B Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Pharmaceutical Science 6 Group Elective 1
TA_SAPHR_D Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Science 6 Group Elective 1