Analytical Chemistry - Environmental Forensic & Pharmaceutical - Grangegorman

Technological University Dublin - City Campus


Course Name Analytical Chemistry - Environmental Forensic & Pharmaceutical - Grangegorman
Course Provider Technological University Dublin - City Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code TU851
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major TU 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 and Chemistry, Biology or Technology.
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

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

Where a programme requirement is 2 or 3 honours, grade H5 or better on Higher Level Leavi...

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.
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Number of Places 20 places
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
Financial Support
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2021

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2021 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2021 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2021 CA...

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 pollutants...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year 1
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 Bio...

Comment Campus Location: Grangegorman

Semester 1: Classes take place in Kevin Street

Semester 2: Classes take place in Grangegorman, Central Quad
Careers or Further Progression

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

Graduate Employers:
Environmental Protection Agency
Irish Distillers
State Laboratory


Further Enquiries Contact Us
Claire McDonnell, Programme Chair
(01) 402 4645

Gavin Sewell, First Year Tutor
01 402 4570

General Enquiries
+353 1 885 1000
City Centre:
+353 1 220 5000
+353 1 404 2000
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
International Students Web Page - Click Here
Points History
Year Points
2020 349
2019 341
2018 326