Pharmaceutical Technology

Technological University Dublin - Tallaght Campus


Course Name Pharmaceutical Technology
Course Provider Technological University Dublin - Tallaght Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code TA_SPHAR_D
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major TU Dublin Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Distance
Location (Districts) Tallaght
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Online applications for our September courses are now open.

Key Dates:
Academic Year Begins: 02 September 2019
Teaching Commences (Winter Semester): 16 September 2019
Teaching Commences (Spring Semester): 27 January 2020
Academic Year Ends: 15 June 2020
Application Date Online Applications are now open.
Please see Application Weblink on how to apply for this course.
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Duration 2 Years Part Time
The course runs 2 evenings a week over 3 semesters.
Course Fee Please see link to course fee for details.
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Entry Requirements The minimum entry requirement is a Pass Award in the Higher Certificate in Science - GMP & Technology programme or its equivalent. Candidates must be working in a relevant industry.

All applicants must have competence in spoken and written English.
Financial Support Social Welfare
If your sole income is derived from Social Welfare payments, or if you are the dependent of a person with such, you may be eligible for a reduction in the tuition fees payable to TU Dublin - Tallaght Campus for Professional Institute and undergraduate programmes.
Course Content

Expand+Who is this course for?
This programme is a follow-on to the Higher Certificate in Science – GMP & Technology. It aims to educate production, technical-grade and supervisory/managerial staff in fundamental and applied aspects of Good Manufacturing...

Subjects Taught Course Summary
The Students will study a wide range of subjects including the following:

Year 1
Manufacturing and Process Technology II
Quantitative Methods
Elective 1 - API 1
Process Biotechnology 1
Pharmaceutical Formulations 1
Environmental Management
Production and Supervisory Management

Year 2
Technology Transfer
Project or Drug Discover Module
Elective 2 - API 2
Process Biotechnology 2
Pharmaceutical Formulations
Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
This programme prepares operators working in the bio/pharmaceutical industry with the opportunity for improving their qualifications and preparing them for advancement into supervisory/management roles.
Further Enquiries For further information – course specific
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For queries on the application process
Please contact or phone the Lifelong Learning Team @ 01-4042101.
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