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Physical Sciences (Common Entry)

Programme Code: CR_SOMNI_7
Mode of Delivery:Full Time, Part Time
No. of Semesters:2
NFQ Level:7
Embedded Award:No
Programme Credits:60
programmeReviewDate:March 2021
Field of Study:Chemistry

Programme Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this programme the graduate will be able to demonstrate... :

PO1 Knowledge - Breadth
  (a) A knowledge of relevant specific areas of science for working in science-based industry
PO2 Knowledge - Kind
  (a) The ability to apply principles and methodologies of science in both routine and problem resolution contexts
PO3 Skill - Range
  (a) The ability to apply a broad range of practical techniques, and to formulate detailed records and reports
PO4 Skill - Selectivity
  (a) The ability to select and use instrumental and non-instrumental methods of analysis
PO5 Competence - Context
  (a) The ability to identify, collect, and use data in the diagnosis and resolution of technical problems
PO6 Competence - Role
  (a) The ability to actively contribute to industry teams in a professional manner while exercising responsibility and judgement
PO7 Competence - Learning to Learn
  (a) The ability to identify and address ongoing learning needs, both within the workplace and using further education programmes
PO8 Competence - Insight
  (a) An awareness of the significance of a range of regulatory standards, and methodologies for their implementation

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
CHEM6002 Chemical Principles
PHYS6011 Introduction to Physics
MATH6000 Essential Mathematical Skills
CMOD6001 Creativity Innovation&Teamwork
PHYS6008 Instrument Measurement
OCCH6002 Laboratory Practices

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
ENVI6002 Environmental Instrumentation
MATH6019 Technological Maths 2 & Maple
Group Elective 1
Module Code Module Title
PHYS6007 Instrument Calibration
PHYS6018 Sensors and Systems
Group Elective 2
Module Code Module Title
CHEO6001 Organic Chemistry Fundamental
CHEM6004 Fundamental Physical Chemistry
BIOT6001 Introduction to Biotechnology
Module Code Module Title
PHYS6042 Fundamental Physics
BIOM6001 Microbes, Enzymes & Energy
FREE6001 Free Choice Module

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