Organisation, Visualisation, Validation and Presentation of Laboratory Data

Dublin City University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Organisation, Visualisation, Validation and Presentation of Laboratory Data

  • Host University

    Dublin City University

  • Location

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    Chemistry

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

    5
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    2
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    3
  • Overview

    Description
    The purpose of this module is to develop skills in the use of spreadsheets and other relevant tools for the visualisation, analysis and presentation of chemical data. In this module, students will develop knowledge and skills in descriptive statistics and the importance of statistical data for validating results.

    Learning Outcomes
    1. Apply descriptive statistical methods to quantitatively summarize a chemical data set.
    2. Present and compare data in graphical and tabular form.
    3. Perform linear regression analysis on chemical data sets.
    4. Apply theoretical models so as to linearise data sets.
    5. Process data, e.g., by using numerical differentiation, so as to maximise information conent.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.