Module Overview

Grouped Project Based Learning

This module will involve students both working both independently and in teams,to gain experience integrating and applying different bio-medical device elements encountered across various course modules. Students will be required to undertake a group based design study focused on a medical device. Each group will be assigned a specific design task.  The group will produce a report and presentation for their assigned device.  

Module Code

GRPJ H3000

ECTS Credits


*Curricular information is subject to change

Project Scope

Define project objectives. Breakdown tasks into appropriate parts or stages. Formulate a plan of action

Project Planning/Management

Formulate, implement and review a plan of action. Work consistently to plan, modifying, and adapting where necessary and completing to deadline. Record activities in a log book.

Literature survey

Identify and use a variety of techniques to obtain information (includingstandard research and electronic retrieval methods) and tackle problemsappropriate to the tasks. Conduct and present a literature survey appropriate to the subject matter.

Formulate a technical report

Formulate a written technical report. Defend material/process choices as relevant. Utilise codes of paractice, legislation, regulations as appropriate. Apply the principles of experimental design. Review results versus original objectives, draw conclusions supported byevidence.

Oral Presentation

Present to internal and external examiners, prepare and present a poster.

Module Content & Assessment
Assessment Breakdown %
Other Assessment(s)100