Pharmaceutical Science - Online

Institute of Technology Sligo

 

Course Name Pharmaceutical Science - Online
Course Provider Institute of Technology Sligo
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 Institute of Technology Sligo Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Contact the college for the next start date.
Application Date Application Closing Date: 31st August 2020.
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Duration 2 years part-time online
Course Fee Course fee for two year course €6,000.
Entry Requirements Level 6 on the NFQ (Higher Certificate) in Science or in a cognate area. Applicants with other qualifications and/or with relevant experience will also be considered through IT Sligo’s RPL process.

Applicants whose first language is not English should provide evidence of English language proficiency.
Course Content

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This programme will not have another intake until September 2020.

The Pharmaceutical Science Level 7 programme aims to prepare participants for this industry from initial drug design and discovery through to formulation of the fina...

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 Admissions Office
T: 353 (0) 71 931 8510
E: admissions@itsligo.ie
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