BioPharmaceutical Science

ATU - Sligo Campuses

 

Course Name BioPharmaceutical Science
Course Provider ATU - Sligo Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code 103351 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose Atlantic Technological University Level 9 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+1 year part-time

Delivery Method: Online

On-Campus Attendance
Two day block attendance at the NIBRT facility depending on elective choice.

Most of our online courses have about 2-3 hours of live lectures per week (but this can vary per pro...

Course Fee Total Fees: €6,000
Entry Requirements Honours degree (Level 8) or its equivalent in an appropriate discipline (i.e. Engineering or Life Sciences). Other candidates with alternative honours degrees and relevant experience in the BioProcessing industry (typically 5 years duration in a GMP environment) may apply for RPL.
Course Content

Expand+Course Summary
The aim of this postgraduate certificate is to provide individuals with the knowledge and skills required to become part of the Biopharmaceutical and Biotechnology workforce. This has been achieved by designing a programme in conjunc...

Subjects Taught Semester 1
Title Credits
Legislation and Regulatory Affairs 05
Fermentation and Cell Culture Processing 05
ScaleUp and Technology transfer [E] 05
Upstream Processing Practical [E] 05

Semester 2
Title Credits
Research Methods Biopharma [E] 05
Protein Purification Processing 05
Formulation and Delivery Systems [E] 05
Downstream Bio Processing Lab. Practical [E] 05

[E] = Elective Module. Modules subject to availability.
Number of Credits 30
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
This programme will provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the principal scientific and engineering challenges in the manufacturing of biopharmaceutical products. As a result, graduates can look forward to a wide...

Further Enquiries Further Information
Course Co-ordinator: Mary Butler
admissions@itsligo.ie

Online Student Advisor
Michelle Moore
moore.michelle@itsligo.ie
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