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APEX8030 - Approved External Study - 30 Credits

Title:Approved External Study - 30 Credits
Long Title:Approved External Study - 30 Credits
Module Code:APEX8030
Duration:1 Semester
Credits: 30
NFQ Level:N/A
Field of Study: Common Module
Valid From: Semester 1 - 2009/10 ( September 2009 )
Module Delivered in 13 programme(s)
Module Coordinator: Sean McSweeney
Module Author:  
Module Description: This module is to be used to record credits and grades of CIT students who undertake approved external study in agreement with another Higher Education Institution. Examples would be Erasmus study taken abroad or approved study in another Irish Higher Education Institution. The detailed marks and records of such study must be retained in the CIT (home) Department.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Present duly certified evidence from an external host institution of successful completion of learning. The learning outcomes must form part of an approved external study arrangement between CIT and the external institution.
Pre-requisite learning
Incompatible Modules
These are modules which have learning outcomes that are too similar to the learning outcomes of this module. You may not earn additional credit for the same learning and therefore you may not enrol in this module if you have successfully completed any modules in the incompatible list.
No incompatible modules listed
Co-requisite Modules
No Co-requisite modules listed

This is prior learning (or a practical skill) that is mandatory before enrolment in this module is allowed. You may not enrol on this module if you have not acquired the learning specified in this section.

No requirements listed
No Co Requisites listed

Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
not applicable
Assessment Breakdown%
Course Work100.00%
Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Other Assessment carried out by external institution. Results forwarded and retained by CIT home Department. 1 100.0 Sem End
No End of Module Formal Examination

The institute 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
Independent & Directed Learning (Non-contact) Record of workload to be kept by CIT department and external institution. 42.0 Every Week 42.00
Total Hours 42.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 42.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 0.00
This module has no Part Time workload.

Module Resources

This module does not have any book resources
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
CR_BBUSS_7 Bachelor of Business 6 Group Elective 2
CR_BACCT_8 Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Accounting 6 Group Elective 3
CR_BBISY_8 Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Information Systems 6 Group Elective 3
CR_BIBLA_8 Bachelor of Business (Honours) in International Business with Language 6 Elective
CR_BMRKT_8 Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Marketing 6 Group Elective 3
CR_BACCT_7 Bachelor of Business in Accounting 6 Group Elective 3
CR_BBADM_7 Bachelor of Business in Business Administration 6 Group Elective 2
CR_BMKTG_7 Bachelor of Business in Marketing 6 Group Elective 2
CR_KSDEV_8 Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Software Development 6 Group Elective 2
CR_KDNET_8 Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computer Systems 6 Group Elective 2
CR_KITMN_8 Bachelor of Science (Honours) in IT Management 6 Group Elective 2
CR_KITSP_7 Bachelor of Science in Information Technology 6 Group Elective 2
CR_KCOMP_7 Bachelor of Science in Software Development 6 Group Elective 2

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