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CPE6014   Safety in Nuclear Operations   (15 credits)

Year Running: 2017/2018
Credit level: F7
Additional Information   EMPTY


This module will cover a range of aspects linked to safety requirements for a number of operations in the nuclear sector, and will follow a similar objective to the other modules of this programme in identifying hazards, quantifying risk and developing risk reduction strategies. Areas covered will include fuel preparation and handling, process flows, process monitoring, integrity monitoring and high integrity systems. These will be linked to their associated hazards and risk quantification.


Reading List

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Teaching Methods

Delivery Type Hours
Independent 114.0
Lecture 24.0
Problem Solving 6.0
Tutorial 6.0

Methods of assessment

Assessment Type Duration % of formal assessment Semester
Course Work 0.0 100 % S2