Science of Biotechnological Manufacturing Operations - Cork Campus

MTU - Cork Campuses


Course Name Science of Biotechnological Manufacturing Operations - Cork Campus
Course Provider MTU - Cork Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) MTU - Munster Technological University
Course Code CR_ESBMO_6
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info.. Special Purpose Munster Technological University Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Cork City
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Please note that applicants will be required to pay an acceptance fee of €450 online if a place on a course is offered. This fee is deductible from the overall course fee.

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Application Date Application Closing Date: 5th September 2022.
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Duration Duration & Delivery
The programme is delivered in one academic year. One module per semester.

Semester 1: Tuesday evenings 6.00pm – 10.00pm and Wednesday evening (x 4) in October 6.00pm – 10.00pm.

Semester 2: Tuesday evenings 6.00pm – 10.00pm.
Course Fee €1,000 (€500 per 5 credit module x 2 modules).
Entry Requirements Admission Requirements
Applications are welcome from persons over 23 years of age by 1 January of year of entry.

Leaving Certificate Grade O6/H7 (pre. 2017, D3 Ordinary Level) in five subjects to include Mathematics and English. Alternative Mathematics does not qualify applicants on this basis. Other examinations/qualifications taken such as GCE/ GCSE, trade/craft exams are considered.

Special Purposed Award - Certificate in Science of Biotechnological Manufacturing Operations (Level 6, 10 ECTs, on the National Framework of Qualifications).

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Course Content

This award aims to introduce the participants to basic concepts of chemistry such as structures, bonding and their relationship to chemical properties. The industrial biotechnology content includes environmental biotechnology, biopharmaceutical...

Number of Credits 10
Careers or Further Progression Further Studies
Credits and Certificates are awarded for each module passed, allowing participants to gain credits at level 6. They may be used for advanced entry to the BSc in GMP and Technology, see
Further Enquiries Elaine McCarthy/Tammy Browne
T: 021 433 5150
Location MTU Bishopstown Campus, Cork.
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