This module guides the learner in the fulfilling of a technical assignment either in an industrial environment or in a research laboratory setting. The assignment will typically involve research/ esign/ development / implementation/ characterisation/ validation with respect to instrument and/or control system(s) for specified application(s). The learner will work either individually or as part of a project team
Work efficiently either individually or as part of a technical project team.
Source/research/comprehend/synthesise/explain scientific and technical information, concepts and data relevant to an assignment in the field of physics and instrumentation.
Synthesise formally acquired knowledge and skills in the context of a technical assignment.
Produce a rational schedule and costing for the design, construction and delivery of an instrumentation system for a specified application.
Design/construct/test/calibrate/troubleshoot instrumentation systems using appropriate theoretical and/or practical methodologies.
Work within recognised safety regulations and procedures with scientific/business ethics.
Summarise/assess/present/defend the basis and results of a technical project/assignment.
Work without direct supervision in conducting a project investigation and participate in the development and design of new instrument systems.