BioPharmaceutical Science - Online

Institute of Technology Sligo


Course Name BioPharmaceutical Science - Online
Course Provider Institute of Technology Sligo
Course Code SG_SBIOP_M09
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Sligo Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: Annually in September subject to numbers.
Application Date Application Closing Date: 31st August 2020.
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Duration 2.5 years online.
Course Fee Total Fees €12,000
Per module €1,000
Dissertation €2,000

Non-EU total fees: €16,500
Entry Requirements The programme is open to students who have obtained an honour’s degree (Level 8) or equivalent in an appropriate discipline (i.e. Engineering or Life Sciences). Other candidates with alternative honours degrees and relevant experience in the Biopharmaceutical industry (typically 5 years duration in a GMP environment) may apply for consideration through the IT Sligo RPL (Recognised Prior Learning) process.
Comment Award: MSc in Biopharmaceutical Science – level 9
Course Content

Expand+Biopharmaceutical Science involves study of the discovery, development and processing of modern, medical drugs by artificially growing some or all of the components utilising cell culture technologies. The processes involved are more biological-based...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Semester 1
Fermentation and Cell Culture Processing [M] 5
Upstream Processing Lab. Practical [E] 5
Biocontamination Monitoring and Control [M] 5
Bioprocess Scale Up and Technology Transfer [E] 5

Semester 2
Protein Purification Processing ...

Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Graduates from this programme can expect to find employment in the Biopharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Medical Diagnostics, Medical Devices and Pharmaceutical sectors, at the appropriate level. In the development of this programme emphasis has been pla...

Further Enquiries Online and Part time Admissions
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