production
Skip to Content

EG3599: PROJECT AND SAFETY MANAGEMENT (2017-2018)

Last modified: 16 Nov 2016 18:26


Course Overview

To course aims to provide students with an awareness of purpose, principals, fundamental concepts and strategies of safety and project management.

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 3
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 10 credits (5 ECTS credits)
Campus None. Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Mr John Cavanagh

Qualification Prerequisites

  • Either Programme Level 3 or Programme Level 4

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • Any Undergraduate Programme (Studied)
  • Engineering (EG) (Studied)

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

None.

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

Safety Management

  • Learning from Failure
  • Hazards & risks
  • Environmental, Health and Safety Legislation
  • LOPA, Inherent Safety, ALARP
  • Improving safety performance  

Project management

  • The Project process
  • Framing a project
  • Options generation and selection
  • Project appraisal & scheduling
  • Estimating and estimates
  • Risk Management

Further Information & Notes

Available only to candidates following an Engineering degree programme.

Degree Programmes for which this Course is Prescribed

  • BSc Engineering (Civil)
  • BSc Engineering (Electrical & Electronic)
  • BSc Engineering (General)
  • BSc Engineering (Mechanical)
  • Bachelor Of Engineering In Engineering Electronic & Software
  • Bachelor Of Science In Engineering (Chemical)
  • Bachelor Of Science In Engineering (Petroleum)
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Chemical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Eng (Civil and Environmental)
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Eng (Civil and Structural)
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Eng (Electrical and Electronic)
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Engineering (Civil)
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Petroleum Engineering
  • Master Of Engineering In Elec & Electronic Eng W Renewabl En
  • Master Of Engineering In Electronic & Software Engineering
  • Master of Engineering in Chemical Engineering
  • Master of Engineering in Civil Eng with Subsea Technology
  • Master of Engineering in Civil Engineering
  • Master of Engineering in Civil Engineering with Management
  • Master of Engineering in Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Master of Engineering in Civil and Structural Engineering
  • Master of Engineering in Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  • Master of Engineering in Petroleum Engineering

Contact Teaching Time

55 hours

This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.

Teaching Breakdown


Assessment

1st Attempt: 1 two-hour written examination (80%); continuous assessment (20%). Resit: 1 two-hour written examination

Formative Assessment

Written assignment in small teams

Feedback

Feedback will be provided to students in written and/or verbal format as follows
  • In response to questions and issues raised by students during lectures
  • As part of group activities which take place during lectures
  • During tutorials/Feedback sessions
  • Following submission of summative and formative coursework
Students requiring feedback on exam performance should make an appointment during the scheduled feedback session which will be announced within 4 weeks of the publication of the exam results In addition, any student or group of students may request feedback on any course related matter or assignment by arrangement with the course co-ordinator and/or individual contributors as appropriate.

Compatibility Mode

We have detected that you are have compatibility mode enabled or are using an old version of Internet Explorer. You either need to switch off compatibility mode for this site or upgrade your browser.