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2023/24 Undergraduate Module Catalogue

MATH8001 Training in the Workplace

120 creditsClass Size: 65

Module manager: Dr Oleg Chalykh

Taught: Semesters 1 & 2 (Sep to Jun) View Timetable

Year running 2023/24

Pre-requisite qualifications

Securing a suitable industrial placement; progressing to the next year of the programme.

This module is not approved as a discovery module


On completion of this module students should have: developed initiative and persona skills such as communication, teamwork, problem solving, decision making and creativity; consolidated and complemented aspects of the academic programme carried out at the University; been facilitated in their assessment and development of their career focus; enhanced awareness of the work environment in both a professional and social context.


To be agreed by arrangement with the student, academic supervisor and industrial supervisor within the overall objectives described above and taking into account of the facilities provided by the employer.

Teaching methods

Delivery typeNumberLength hoursStudent hours
Private study hours0.00
Total Contact hours1,200.00
Total hours (100hr per 10 credits)1,200.00

Private study

Studying and revising of course material.
Completing of assignments and assessments.

Opportunities for Formative Feedback

Visit from the Year in Industry Coordinator

Methods of assessment

Assessment typeNotes% of formal assessment
ProjectCompletion of work placement profile. Completion of work placement contract. Completion of a 15 page report. Presentation of work after return to University100.00
Total percentage (Assessment Coursework)100.00

There is no resit available for this module. Students who fail the Year in Industry will be given the opportunity of continuing on the standard version of the programme.

Reading list

There is no reading list for this module

Last updated: 28/04/2023 14:54:43


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