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Master of Engineering in Chemical and Biopharmaceutical Engineering

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MEng
Programme Code: CR_ECHBI_9
 
Mode of Delivery:Full Time, Part Time
 
No. of Semesters:3
NFQ Level:9
Embedded Award:No
 
Programme Credits:90
programmeReviewDate:December 2021
Department:PROCESS, ENERGY & TRANSPORT ENGINEERING
 

Programme Outcomes

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

PO1 Knowledge - Breadth
  (a) A wide and systematic knowledge of scientifc principles and the design process in Chemical & Biopharmaceutical Engineering; an understanding of the key parameters and the technical, economic, environmental and social issues pertaining to Chemical & Biopharmaceutical Engineering latest mathematical, scientific and ICT techniques and their limitations in their practical application to ill defined complex problems of Chemical & Biopharmaceutical Engineering
PO2 Knowledge - Kind
  (a) A critical awareness of current issues in Chemical & Biopharmaceutical Engineering, a knowledge of the latest mathematical, scientific and ICT techniques and their limitations in their practical application to ill defined complex problems of Chemical & Biopharmaceutical Engineering
PO3 Skill - Range
  (a) Mastery of a range of specialised research and design tools and methods of investigation and analysis in the field of Chemical & Biopharmaceutical Engineering; the ability to use engineering principles to design and develop new solutions to complex Chemical & Biopharmaceutical Engineering problems
PO4 Skill - Selectivity
  (a) TSelectivity the ability to select appropriate advanced skills and use new methods required for novel situations and the ability to develop, to a high level, new skills in emerging techniques as required in Chemical & Biopharmaceutical Engineering design and analysis; the ability to undertake analysis of a design and justify decisions throughout a particular design process
PO5 Competence - Context
  (a) Context the ability to act at a variety of professional levels, particularly in the initiation, development and promotion of design solutions in Chemical & Biopharmaceutical Engineering; the ability to identify potential projects and opportunities, conduct appropriate research and undertake the design and development of solutions to ill-defined and complex engineering problems
PO6 Competence - Role
  (a) Role that they have the technical competence necessary to take significant responsibility for the work of individuals and groups, lead and initiate activity in Chemical & Biopharmaceutical Engineering
PO7 Competence - Learning to Learn
  (a) Learning to Learn the ability to evaluate their own learning, identify knowledge gaps, and take responsibility for the pursuit of academic professional development pathways
PO8 Competence - Insight
  (a) Insight an awareness of the impacts of Chemical & Biopharmaceutical Engineering infrastructure on society and the ability to critically evaluate the technical, economic, environmental and social implications of Chemical & Biopharmaceutical Engineering solutions.
 

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
CHEP9001 Emerging Technologies
CHEP9003 Industrial Heat and Power
INTR9006 Engineering Research Skills
CHEP9002 Environment, Health & Safety
MANU9002 Lean Sigma - Advanced Stats
Elective
Module Code Module Title
MGMT8017 Strategic Business Management
INTR9005 Sustainability in Engineering

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
MECH9002 Computational Fluid Dynamics
MGMT9003 Managing Innovation
CHEP8027 Industrial Control Systems
INTR9016 Research Project Preparation
CHEP8026 Process Technology Transfer
Elective
Module Code Module Title
INTR9007 Eng. Project Management
CHEP8008 Environmental Management
 

Stage 2 / Semester 1

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
INTR9004 Project Realisation

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