Bioprocessing - Blended

TUS - Limerick Campuses


Course Name Bioprocessing - Blended
Course Provider TUS - Limerick Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) TUS - Technological University of the Shannon
Course Code 111216 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info.. Special Purpose Technological University of the Shannon Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance, Blended
Location (Districts) Limerick City
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Duration 8 months

TBC for 2022

Lectures online 7 hours per week.

NIBRT Bioprocessing Practical: NIBRT Dublin & Online (due to Covid 19 restrictions) (blocked 10 x 6hr)

Laboratory Practicals: 5 days x 6hr blocked laboratory session delivery in December & May (15%)

Online: ?7hr lectures per week (60%) and some of NIBRT component (6hr every 2nd week) due to Covid restrictions ( Lectures 60%, total with NIBRT 80% if delivered online which is most likely)
Course Fee Course Fees

This programme was 100% Springboard funded in 2021 for all successful applicants.
Entry Requirements What are the entry requirements?
Leaving Certificate or equivalent. Please list on your online application.

Applicants who do not meet the above entry requirements may be admitted to the programme if they have attained appropriate experience and thresholds deemed equivalent, on the recommendation of the Institute.
Course Content

Expand+This programme aims to equip the students with a specialised knowledge of Biopharmaceutical production and the necessary support skills in Bioprocessing, Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP), Cleanroom & Asceptic Techniques and Cell Biology.

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Subjects Taught What modules will I study?
Modules Bioprocessing (5 credits)
Cell Biology (10 credits)
Good Manufacturing Practice (5 credits)
NIBRT Bioprocessing Practical (10 credits)
Assessment Method The modules will be assessed by a combination of Continuous Assessment and Final Examination papers.
Number of Credits Qualification
Certificate in Science in Bioprocessing (Special Purpose Award, Level 6, 30 Credits)
Further Enquiries For queries relating to the course:-
Contact: Department of Flexible Learning
LIT Moylish, Tel: 061293055

For academic queries:
Contact: Dr Ann Murray
Location Blended
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