Food & Feed Biotechnology

Dundalk Institute of Technology

 

Course Name Food & Feed Biotechnology
Course Provider Dundalk Institute of Technology
Course Code DK_SFOFE_9
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose Dundalk Institute of Technology Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dundalk
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Starting Date September 2019
Application Date How to Apply

You should apply using the DkIT Postgraduate Application

Please include an up-to-date CV with your application form and send them to:

Admissions Officer, Dundalk Institute of Technology, Dublin Road, Dundalk, Co. Louth

Potential students may be interviewed
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Duration 1 Year

Learners will be required to attend DkIT one half-day per week in addition to being available for some occasional practical or field classes on other days.
Course Fee €1,275
Entry Requirements Minimum of second class honours degree in Agriculture, Agricultural Science, Biotechnology, Food Science or related discipline.

Applicants with relevant experience who do not meet the academic entry requirements may also apply.

International students must have a minimum level of English equivalent to IELTS 6.5.
Comment Awarding Body
Dundalk Institute of Technology
Course Content Course Description
This one-year part-time course aims to up-skill existing science graduates and provide them with knowledge of the use and potential of biotechnology in food and animal feed production and processing.
Subjects Taught Modules taught are
Biotechnology in Animal Feeds
Food Biotechnology

Who Should Apply?
This course will provide learners with an extended skill set which shall lead to greater employment opportunities in the food and animal feed industries. It will be of interest to those already working in these sectors who wish to broaden their skills base.
Number of Credits 15
Careers or Further Progression This course will provide learners with an extended skill set which shall lead to greater employment opportunities in the food and animal feed industries.

It will be of interest to those already working in these sectors who wish to broaden their skills base.
Further Enquiries Dr. Arjan Van Rossum (Head of Department of Applied Sciences, School of Health and Science, DkIT)
Phone: +353 429370200 Ext 2620
Email: arjan.vanrossum@dkit.ie

Dr. Geraldine O’Connor (Head of Section (Part time courses), School of Health and Science, DkIT)
Phone: +353 429370200 Ext 2736
Email: geraldine.oconnor@dkit.ie
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