SHE Level 3
SCQF Credit Points 30.00
ECTS Credit Points 15.00
Module Code M3H123257
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. The candidate will demonstrate they have sufficient prior project work where the elementary and basic methods/practices have been previously applied by the candidate. The subject of the prior study should be a related topic to the objective of the proposed project.

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 practicesDemonstrate personal and social skills appropriate for the successful completion of the projectApply approriate work disciplines and/or alternative learniong/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. The project would be sufficiently in-depth and innovative to be termed advanced yet not necessarily of full research status. Examples could be: provide valuable input to the supervisor's research specialism; philosophical assessment of difference between the candidate's home country and the UK in the chosen field that will aid understanding at university level; develop and apply actual innovative methods/practices that could be applied in a global and/or national context; 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 300.00

Assessment Methods

Component Duration Weighting Threshold Description
Coursework 1 n/a 100.00 35% Assessment strategy as determined by appropriate Programme Leader and subject to monitoring by 2nd marker