Biomedical Device Materials

University of Limerick

 

Course Name Biomedical Device Materials
Course Provider University of Limerick
Course Code 19604 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Limerick Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Limerick City
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 09/Sep/2019
Application Date Application Deadlines

Taught Programmes
Applications are accepted on an ongoing basies but specific programmes have individual closing dates which can be found on our on-line prospectus

Research Programmes
Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis for research programmes. The applications for Research programmes are review each month by the Postgraduate Research Committee.
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Duration 1 year full-time MSBDMATFAD
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Application Fee An Application Fee of €35 (electronically) or €40 Bank Draft/ Cheque will apply to all taught postgraduate programmes.
Entry Requirements

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Applicants for a Master’s programme must normally have a first or second class Level 8 honours degree (NFQ or other internationally recognised equivalent) in a physical science or engineering subject(s) or equivalent prior learnin...

Comment The MSc programme is designed to produce highly qualified graduates who have an in-depth knowledge of the instrumentation involved in the analysis and characterisation of materials together with a detailed knowledge of Materials Science and Materials Processing. Specialist modules and a specialised research project will allow students to become fully briefed in Biomedical Device Materials and how such materials interact with the human body.
Course Content

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This one year M. Sc. programme is designed to produce highly qualified graduates who have an in-depth knowledge of the instrumentation involved in the analysis and characterisation of materials together with a detailed knowledge of Materi...

Subjects Taught Autumn
• Structure of Materials
• Advanced Characterisation of Materials 1
• Advanced Materials Processing
• Management Systems Standards

Electives (Choose One)
• Biomaterials Science
• Polymers for Biomedical Devices

Spring
• Advanced Characterisation of Materials 2
• Research Challenges in Materials Science
• Materials Project 1

Electives (Choose One)
• Biomaterials 2
• Biomaterials Science: Polymer Therapeutics

Summer
• Materials Project 2
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+There are in excess of 250 medical technology companies in Ireland, exporting €7.9bn worth of product annually, making Ireland the second largest exporter of med tech devices in Europe and employing 25,000 people. Future forecasts by the IDA for the ...

Further Enquiries Contact
Applicants who wish to discuss detailed elements of the
programme may contact the Course Director:
Dr. Maurice Collins
Tel: 353 61 202867
email: Maurice.Collins@ul.ie
Web: www.cems.ul.ie
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