Brewing & Distilling Science - Cork Campus

MTU - Cork Campuses


Course Name Brewing & Distilling Science - Cork Campus
Course Provider MTU - Cork Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) MTU - Munster Technological University
Course Code CR_EBRDS_7
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 7 NFQ)  More info.. Special Purpose Munster Technological University Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Online or Distance, Daytime, Weekend
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

Expand+Online application is now open with the course commencing on 13th September 2022.

Places on the programme are limited to 20 and places will be allocated to applicants in the order in which applications are received (assuming that applicants are su...

Application Date Application Closing Date: 12th September 2022.
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The programme takes 1.5 years to complete. It is expected that classes will be conducted online and/or live streamed from campus and that laboratory practicals will take place in small groups in MTU Bishopstown Campus on two separate Sa...

Course Fee €500 per module (includes course notes, and MTU exam fee).

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Entry Requirements Admission Requirements
Candidates are expected to have at least a Level 6 qualification in science or engineering on the on the National Framework of Qualifications.

Applications from students who have passed the:
• IBD General Certificate in Brewing
• IBD General Certificate in Distilling or
• MTU Certificate in the Science of Biotechnological Manufacturing Operations are also eligible to join the programme.
Comment Award
On successful completion of three modules, graduates will be awarded a MTU Certificate in Brewing & Distilling (Level 7 on the National Framework of Qualifications).
Course Content This programme provides candidates with the scientific background required to work in craft and traditional breweries and distilleries. The modules on the programme are closely aligned with the Institute of Brewing and Distilling (IBD) syllabi for the Diploma in Brewing and Diploma in Distilling examinations (specifically Diploma 1 and 2).
Subjects Taught

Expand+Candidates may choose to take any number of modules on a stand-alone basis and will receive individual certification for each module completed. Lectures will be supplemented by industry relevant laboratory practicals, guest lectures, and visits t...

Further Enquiries Ian O’Sullivan
T: 021 433 5888
Location MTU Bishopstown Campus, Cork.
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