Regulation and Data Analysis

Dublin City University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Regulation and Data Analysis

  • Host University

    Dublin City University

  • Location

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    Chemistry

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

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

    Description
    Part 1. To introduce students to the world of regulation, especially the areas of quality control, quality assurance and validation. To give an understanding of relevant guidelines and practices in relation to chemistry in industry. (Part 1 is taught conjointly with Regulation in CS312) Part 2. To introduce students to the most important and widely used statistical techniques for the evaluation of laboratory based data. The focus is to demonstrate the use of these techniques from a practical problem solving viewpoint and to acquaint them with the interpretation of the results arising from a statistical analysis. Particular emphasis will be placed on understanding the assumptions on which these statistical techniques are based and how to check or validate these assumptions.

    Learning Outcomes
    1. - describe and interpret the regulations for quality control, quality assurance and validation.
    2. - apply these guidelines and practices in relation to chemistry in industry.
    3. - apply statistical techniques for the evaluation of laboratory based data.
    4. - validate the assumptions associated with statistical analysis.

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.

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