Pharmaceutical Science

ATU - Sligo Campuses

 

Course Name Pharmaceutical Science
Course Provider ATU - Sligo Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code 103349 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major Atlantic Technological University Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Flexible, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment ATU sligo online has two intakes per year, the main one being in September with a smaller listing of programmes for January.

For confirmation on start dates check www.itsligo.ie/online
Application Date

Expand+Applications for online programmes are accepted on the atu sligo website.

All programmes advertised will run subject to sufficient student numbers.

ATU sligo online has two intakes per year, the main one being in September with a smaller ...

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Duration

Expand+2 years part-time

Delivery Method: Online

On-Campus Attendance
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Most of our online courses have about 2-3 hours of live lectures per week (but this can vary per programme). The rest of your study time consist...

Course Fee Total Fees: €6,000
Entry Requirements Level 6 on the NFQ (Higher Certificate) in Science or in a cognate area.
Course Content

Expand+The Pharmaceutical Science Level 7 programme aims to prepare participants for this industry from initial drug design and discovery through to formulation of the final product. The two year degree provides students with a comprehensive but thorough in...

Subjects Taught Semester 1
SCIENTIFIC REPORT WRITING 05
PHARMACEUTICAL CHEMISTRY 05
INTRODUCTION TO ADVANCED PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCE 05

Semester 2
PHARMACEUTICAL FORMULATION 10
PHARMACEUTICAL QUALITY SYSTEMS 05

Semester 3
INTRODUCTION TO BIOPHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCE 05
Pharmaceutical Processing and Medical Device Manufacture 05 STATISTICS FOR SCIENTISTS 05

Semester 4
PHARMACEUTICAL ANALYSIS 10
Active Ingredient sythesis 05
Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
Graduates from this programme can expect to find employment in the Pharmaceutical sector. Graduates are typically employed in Scientific, Operations and Quality Assurance/Control positions in industry both in Ireland and abroad. Their work may involve the manufacture of novel medicines, process validation and process optimization.
Further Enquiries Further Information
Course Co-ordinator:
Yvonne Lang
admissions@itsligo.ie
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