• Supervisor approval is required for all modules (except GS506 - Teaching and Learning).
  • Check that the module/s are available to take under your structured research programme.
  • Each module can only be taken for credit once. 
  • Please click on module codes for module description. 
  • Blackboard is not used for most of the GS modules. In these cases, contact module owner or student supervisor for further information.

GS modules assessed by supervisor

Module Code Title ECTS
GS501 Seminar Programme or Conference Participation 5
GS502 Participation in Journal Club Programme 5
GS505 Graduate Research Skills 5
GS508  Formulating a Research Project Proposal 5
GS509  Participation in Workshops/Courses 5
GS511  Research Placement 1 5
GS513  Research Placement 2 10
GS514  Research Placement 3 15
GS515  Research Paper Publication 5
GS5107  Work-based Placement 1 5
GS5108   Work-based Placement 2 10
GS5109  Work-based Placement 3 15
GS526  Oral/Poster communication  5
GS527  Clinical Skill Development 1 5
GS528  Clinical Skill Development 2 5
GS529  Clinical Skill Development 3 5
GS532  Introduction to Psychopharmacology (BAP) 5
GS536 Communication & Outreach 5
GS5103 Conference Organisation 5
GS5110 Research Integrity
5

  GS modules (with module owners)

Contact Person Module 
Code
Title ECTS

michelle.tooher@nuigalway.ie (Currently on leave)

celt@nuigalway.ie

GS506 Teaching & Learning 5
john.newell@nuigalway.ie GS533 Biostatistics (Available to Structured PhD/MD students for credit in the first instance due to limited places) 5
rosie.dunne@nuigalway.ie  GS530 Graduate Research Information Skills  5
paul.anglim@nuigalway.ie   GS520 BioInnovate I Core: Needs finding to concept generation
(You must contact Paul before registering for this module)
10
paul.anglim@nuigalway.ie
GS521 BioInnovate I core and project: Needs finding to concept generation 
(You must contact Paul before registering for this module)
15
paul.anglim@nuigalway.ie GS522 BioInnovate II Core: Concept Development and Implementation 
(You must contact Paul before registering for this module)
10
paul.anglim@nuigalway.ie GS523 BioInnovate II Core and project: Concept Development and Implementation 
(You must contact Paul before registering for this module)
15
paul.anglim@nuigalway.ie GS5101 BioInnovate I: Needs finding to concept generation 
(You must contact Paul before registering for this module)
5
paul.anglim@nuigalway.ie GS5102 BioInnovate II: Concept Development and Implementation  
(You must contact Paul before registering for this module)
5
rachel.hilliard@nuigalway.ie GS5104   Intensive Writing Workshop
(You must contact Rachel before registering for this module). 
5
john.breslin@nuigalway.ie GS5105 TechInnovate I: Needs Finding to Concept Generation 10
john.breslin@nuigalway.ie GS5106 TechInnovate II: Concept Development and Implementation  10
yolanda.garcia@nuigalway.ie GS525 Laboratory Animal Science Training (LAST) Ireland course   
graduatestudies@nuigalway.ie GS531   Introduction to Creative Difference and Innovation
(You must contact Graduate Studies before registering for this module. Open to 1st year Structured PhD students only)
5
seosamh.macdonnacha@oegaillimh.ie GS535 Induction & Professional Development 5