Bioeconomy with Business - Kerry Campus

MTU - Kerry Campus


Course Name Bioeconomy with Business - Kerry Campus
Course Provider MTU - Kerry Campus
Alternative Provider(s) MTU - Munster Technological University
Course Code 106886 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Munster Technological University Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance, Blended
Location (Districts) Tralee
Qualification Letters PgDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment This programme will be delivered in a blended format part-time from January 2022 to December 2022.
Application Date Closing Date: Friday, 10th December
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Duration This programme will be delivered in a blended format part-time from January 2022 to December 2022.
Course Fee Fees do not apply to applicants who meet the Springboard+ initiative funding criteria. For employed applicants the HEA will pay 90% of the programme fee, the remaining 10% - €540 will be collected before registration. For applicants who do not meet the Springboard+ eligibility criteria fees are €5,400.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants must have a minimum NFQ level 8 degree in science, agricultural science, business management, engineering or other relevant area. Ideally applicants will possess relevant experience in one of the following areas: manufacturing; researc...


Expand+NFQ: Level 9
Credits: 60
Award Type: Major Award

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Course Content

Expand+The Postgraduate Diploma in Bioeconomy with Business is a flexible, one year part-time, blended distance-learning programme designed to enable upskilling of those in the workplace and those seeking to engage in further study. The bioeconomy is o...

Subjects Taught Modules

• Bioeconomy Model for the Transition to a Low Carbon Economy
• Bioeconomy Feedstocks
• Life Cycle Assessment
• Conventional Valorisation Technologies
• Biorefinery Processes and Technologies
• Biobased Value Chains, Products, Processes and Markets
• Green Technologies Project
• Policy and Social Aspects of the Bioeconomy Knowledge, Innovation and Industry
• Work-based Learning: Bioeconomy Improvement Opportunity
Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression Progression Opportunities
On successful completion of the programme students will have gained 60 credits at NFQ level 9 and may have the option to progress to the MSc in Bioeconomy with Business.
Further Enquiries Lifelong Learning Department
Tel: + 353(0) 66 7191701
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