SHE Level 3
SCQF Credit Points 10.00
ECTS Credit Points 5.00
Module Code M3H123255
Module Leader Tuleen Boutaleb
School School of Computing, Engineering and Built Environment
Subject SCEBE - School Office
  • A (September start)
  • B (January start)
  • C (May start)

Pre-Requisite Knowledge

This module is intended for incoming exchange students. Sufficient prior knowledge of the key points of the topic to be studied to have a meaningful outcome for the candidate.

Summary of Content

Personal project or work related experience within a School of EBE subject area appropriate to the student's home programme, to develop social and interpersonal skills, including time management and study skills at a level appropriate to the programme and the credit value of the module.


As determined by the student and the EBE Programme Leader in consultation with the student's home institution.

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this module the student should be able to -Mutually understand the views and objectives of home students and how it relates to their own country's practices.Demonstrate personal and social skills appropriate for the successful completion of the projectApply appropriate work disciplines and/or alternative learning /teaching strategiesDemonstrate appropriate independent and/or group working skills

Teaching / Learning Strategy

As determined by the student and the EBE Programme Leader in consultation with the student's home institution. Examples could be to assist in the research area of the appointed supervisor, initial investigation justifying the feasibility of more research, comparison of methods/legislation/practices common to UK verses the candidate's home country, etc.

Indicative Reading

As defined as necessary by the EBE Programme Leader in consultation with the student.

Transferrable Skills

-360b7 Apply appropriate industrial, business and management skills. -360b7 Develop interpersonal skills. b7 Effective communication including the use of IT, planning, monitoring, reviewing and evaluating own learning.

Module Structure

Activity Total Hours
Placement 100.00

Assessment Methods

Component Duration Weighting Threshold Description
Coursework 1 n/a 100.00 40% Assessment strategy as determined by appropriate Programme Leader and subject to monitoring by 2nd marker