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CE20239: Professional portfolio 2

[Page last updated: 15 October 2020]

Follow this link for further information on academic years Academic Year: 2020/1
Further information on owning departmentsOwning Department/School: Department of Chemical Engineering
Further information on credits Credits: 5      [equivalent to 10 CATS credits]
Further information on notional study hours Notional Study Hours: 100
Further information on unit levels Level: Intermediate (FHEQ level 5)
Further information on teaching periods Period:
Academic Year
Further information on unit assessment Assessment Summary: PF 100%
Further information on unit assessment Assessment Detail:
  • Portfolio (pass/fail) (PF 100%)
Further information on supplementary assessment Supplementary Assessment:
Like-for-like reassessment (where allowed by programme regulations)
Further information on requisites Requisites:
Description: Aims:
This unit will introduce the different methods of recording and reflecting on the professional and transferable skills acquired in year 2.

Learning Outcomes:
After successfully completing this unit, you will be able to:
* Recommend an action plan for a given chemical engineering scenario using ethical reasoning based on the interplay between sustainability, environmental, economics safety (A2.7.1a) [CLO: K3]
* Recognise and select the code of practice for continuous improvement, including quality assurance issues (A3.2c, A3.2d) [CLO: T5]
* Exercise initiative and personal responsibility [CLO: T2]


* Key transferable skills (T,F,A)
* Digital skills - record keeping, e-portfolio


* Application of self-reflection to personal and professional development.
* Keeping a record of completed tasks
* Formulate a personal development plan
* Exercise initiative and personal responsibility.
Further information on programme availabilityProgramme availability:

CE20239 is a Designated Essential Unit on the following programmes:

Department of Chemical Engineering
  • UECE-AFB12 : BEng(Hons) Chemical Engineering (Year 2)
  • UECE-AKB12 : BEng(Hons) Chemical Engineering with Year long work placement (Year 2)
  • UECE-AFM12 : MEng(Hons) Chemical Engineering (Year 2)
  • UECE-AKM12 : MEng(Hons) Chemical Engineering with Year long work placement (Year 2)
  • UECE-AFM11 : MEng(Hons) Chemical Engineering with Environmental Engineering (Year 2)
  • UECE-AKM11 : MEng(Hons) Chemical Engineering with Environmental Engineering with Year long work placement (Year 2)


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