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 TU065
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, Online, Blended
Location (Districts) Tallaght
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commencement Date September 2020
Application Date Online Applications
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Duration 18 Months

2 Evenings per week over 3 semesters

Mode of Study
Part Time

Method of Delivery
Classroom, Online
Course Fee €3,510 Year 1
€1,620 Year 2
Entry Requirements Minimum 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.
Course Content 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 Practice, relevant core science and production management. It also allows some specialisation in finished dosage, or active pharmaceutical ingredient or biotechnology production.

This programme will run over three semesters part-time.
Subjects Taught Year 1

Manufacturing and Process Technology II
Quantitative Methods

Elective 1 –
Process Biotechnology 1
Pharmaceutical Formulations 1
Environmental Management
Production and Supervisory Management

Year 2

Technology Transfer
Project or Drug Discover Module

Elective 2 -
Process Biotechnology 2
Pharmaceutical Formulations 2
Careers or Further Progression 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 queries on the application process please
Or call the Lifelong Learning Team on:01-404 2101

John Behan
01 404 2403
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