Analytical Chemistry - Environmental Forensic & Pharmaceutical - Grangegorman

TU Dublin - City Campus

 

Course Name Analytical Chemistry - Environmental Forensic & Pharmaceutical - Grangegorman
Course Provider TU Dublin - City Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code TU851
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Technological University Dublin Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Duration 4 Years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Irish Leaving Certificate

Higher: 2 H5s
Minimum No of Subjects: 6

Minimum Grade in:
Maths: O3/H7
English or Irish: O6/H7

Other Subject Requirements
At least a H4 in one of: Physics, Chemistry, Physics & Chemistry, Biology or Technology
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Minimum Entry Requirements
To be eligible for consideration for a programme an applicant must possess the minimum entry requirements for that programme.

Selection for entry to TU Dublin programmes will be determined on the basis of examination sc...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP The University recognises the Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) for admission purposes and results in the Link Modules element of the programme will be considered as follows:

Distinction 66 points
Merit 46 points
Pass 28 points

The Link Modules can be used as one of the six subjects for overall points calculation and may also be considered as a subject for the purposes of minimum entry requirements, dependent on the programme for which you are applying.
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP Leaving Certificate Applied Programme
The Leaving Cert Applied Programme will not meet minimum entry requirements and will not be awarded points.
QQI FET Applicants General Information https://www.tudublin.ie/study/undergraduate/how-to-apply/entry-pathways/qqi/
QQI FET Entry Requirements Web Page - Click Here
Mature Applicants Age Requirement
To be classified as a mature student, you must be 23 years of age or older on or before 1st January in the year you’re applying. You must also be an Irish/EU citizen.

You make your application for admission to the first year of any undergraduate full-time course through the Central Applications Office (CAO).

For further information go to:
http://www.tud.ie/cao/entry-routes/mature-students/
Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 20
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
Financial Support https://www.tudublin.ie/study/undergraduate/grants/
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2022

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2022 at 5pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2022 at 5pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2022 CAO Hand...

Course Content

Expand+What is... Analytical Chemistry (Environmental, Forensic & Pharmaceutical)?

An analytical chemist is trained to use modern analytical techniques and instruments to develop strategies to detect, identify and quantify substances such as the pollutan...

Subjects Taught Year One

First year provides a foundation in science as well as an introductory module on environmental, forensic and pharmaceutical chemistry, which features hands-on activities in these areas

Semester 1 and 2:
Career Development and IT
Cell Biology and Microbiology
General and Organic Chemistry
Introduction to Environmental, Forensic & Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Mathematics
Physics
Comment Campus Location: Grangegorman
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+What are my career opportunities?
Environmental Chemist
Forensic Analyst
Quality Control Chemist
Pharmaceutical Analyst

Graduate Employers:
Environmental Protection Agency
Henkel
Irish Distillers
Pfizer
State Laboratory

Progression
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Further Enquiries Contact Us
Claire McDonnell, Programme Chair
claire.mcdonnell@tudublin.ie
(01) 2205553

Contact Us
Gavin Sewell, First Year Tutor
gavin.sewell@tudublin.ie
01 2205568
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
International Students Web Page - Click Here
 
Points History
Year Points
2021 400
2020 349
2019 341