Module Title:   Plant and Factory Services

Module Credit:   10

Module Code:   ENG5028M

Academic Year:   2015/6

Teaching Period:   Semester 1

Module Occurrence:   A

Module Level:   FHEQ Level 5

Module Type:   Work-Based Learning

Provider:   Engineering

Related Department/Subject Area:   Engineering: Design & Product Development (not in use)

Principal Co-ordinator:   Dr MK Khan

Additional Tutor(s):   -

Prerequisite(s):   None

Corequisite(s):   None

Aims:
To develop an holistic approach to the design, installation, operation and maintenance of Plant and Factory services.

Learning Teaching & Assessment Strategy:
This module is characterised as `work-based learning` constituting part of a Foundation Degree. The teaching strategy is to provide support material via web and paper based resources. These will allow students to understand and reflect upon work place activities. Supplementary assessment to repair deficiencies in original assessment.

Lectures:   2.00          Directed Study:   60.00           
Seminars/Tutorials:   10.00          Other:   28.00           
Laboratory/Practical:   0.00          Formal Exams:   0.00          Total:   100.00

On successful completion of this module you will be able to...

analyse the design, installation, operation and maintenance of various services

On successful completion of this module you will be able to...

evaluate a particular service encountered in a student`s workplace.

On successful completion of this module you will be able to...

apply data management; data presentation; data interpretation; IT skills; systematic problem solving; communication nt

  Laboratory Report   100%
 
  Technical report (<2000 word equivalent)

Outline Syllabus:
The range of services covered in the support material will depend upon the industries contributing students to the cohort at a given Partner Institution. Typical examples include electrical, compressed air, gas, water, steam, refrigeration, heat pumps etc. The material will address their design, installation, operation, and maintenance as well as relevant Health and Safety aspects

Students will identify an appropriate service at their place of work and evaluate its operation using the key concepts presented in the support material.

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