Student Information

2ND YEAR 2015/2016

2.0 Lecture start times

All lectures will commence on the hour (eg. 9am, 10am, 11am etc) and finish at ten minutes to the hour (eg. 9.50am, 10.50am, 11.50am etc.)

2.1 Syllabus Files: 
Please click on the Syllabus link beside your programme to see the subjects/modules on offer to you. This listing also shows the pre-requisites, co-requisites and exclusion requisites for each subject. For a description of each subject code, please refer to the Subject Codes listing. 

CAO Code*

Programme Name (Undergraduate Prospectus Entry 2014)

Syllabus

All Years

GY301

Science

BS

GY313

Health & Safety Systems

HF

GY318

Biopharmaceutical Chemistry

BPC

GY319

Mathematical Science

BMS

GY309

Financial Mathematics and Economics

FM

GY303

Biomedical Science

BO

GY304

Biotechnology

BY

GY314

Earth and Ocean Science

EH

GY308

Environmental Science

EV

GY310

Marine Science

MR

GY320

Physics (Applied, Astrophysics, Biomedical, Theoretical)

BPT

GY317

Physics with Applied Physics

--

GY316

Physics with Medical Physics

--

GY315

Physics & Applied Physics

--

Please click on the CAO Code links in order to obtain further programme information. 

2.2 Timetable: 
Please refer to the timetable below for information on lectures and practicals. Detailed timetables for each subject containing venue, etc., will also be available from disciplines.  Please click on the link for Schools and Disciplines on the left-hand panel to go to the relevant pages.  

2nd Year Timetable 2014/2015     Semester 2: 2nd Year Timetable with Venues 2014/15 (Updated 8.1.2015)

 Draft 2nd year timetable 2015/2016

Pathways that cannot be taken together


2.3 Advisory Session: 
Tuesday, 14th April 2015, Foyer (Orbsen Building) - 2.00 pm - 4.30 pm 
The Advisory Session is obligatory for programmes with subject choices. Attendance is optional for students on programmes with no choices. See the table above for details on each programmes' syllabus.

2.4  Autumn (2nd Sitting) Repeat Students   

Examination results are to be released by the Examinations Office before the commencement of term in September. 

2.5 Allocation of 2nd Year Pathway/Elective Places: 
As you were informed in the First Year Booklet, there is a capacity limit on the places available in each pathway/elective.  Students are allocated their pathways / electives based on their overall 1st Year results and submitted pathways / electives preferences for 2nd Year.

Therefore, students on programmes with module choices will be required to submit a Pathway Selection Form.  This form will be made available to you via Blackboard following the Advisory Session.  Therefore, please ensure you log into Blackboard to complete this form and submit your choices.  The deadline for submission of your Subject Selection Form is Friday, 15th May 2015. Places on 2nd Year programmes with choices will be allocated in mid-July 2015.  Students will be notified individually of their module and pathway allocations by email.

2.6 Registration: 
(Please refer to the Registration Office website for up-to-date Registration information) 
On-line registration: to be confirmed

2.7 Student Year Planner: 
Please refer to the Year Planner below for information on term dates, study weeks, examination dates, etc. 

2nd Year Student Year Planner 2015/16 - not yet available

 

2.8 Code of Practice for dealing with Plagiarism 

Please refer to the following regarding the University's Code of Practice for dealing with Plagiarism 
http://www.nuigalway.ie/plagiarism/

2.9 Undergraduate Marks and Standards for Sciencehttp://www.nuigalway.ie/academic_records/documents/ms_fulltime_ug_degree_progs_cd_12_m3_4_1_1_edit26nov12.pdf 

2.10 Examination Deferral (Year 1 - 4): 
Please refer to the following webpage: http://www.nuigalway.ie/exams/deferral.html 

2.11 Library and Volunteering Services 
Please refer to the attached regarding library and volunteering services 

Library and Volunteering Services