Science - General Entry - Grangegorman

TU Dublin - City Campus

 

Course Name Science - General Entry - Grangegorman
Course Provider TU Dublin - City Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code TU854
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 1 year - 4 years total.
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Irish Leaving Certificate

Minimum No of Subjects: 6
Higher: 2 H5s

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

Other Subject Requirements
At least H4 in one of Physics, Chemistry, Physics and Chemistry, Biology, Agricultural Science, Engineering, Technology or Applied Mathematics.

Option to pursue Science Degree streams in any of the following: Biosciences, Industrial/Environmental Physics, Medicinal Chemistry & Pharmaceutical Sciences
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

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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 30
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... Science (General Entry)?

Science underpins many of the major industrial sectors and employers in Ireland, from pharmaceutical, biotechnology and healthcare to agri-food and the green economy. A recent review of employment opportunities ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year One
Core Modules:

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Chemistry
Introduction to Microbiology
Mathematics
Physics

Students are requi...

Comment Campus Location: Grangegorman
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+What are my career opportunities?
Researcher
Lab Technician
Scientist

Postgraduate Study
On graduation, you may continue to postgraduate study at TU Dublin or elsewhere.

Note: Students will not under any circumstances transfer into Year 2 o...

Further Enquiries Contact Us
Dr. Gavin Sewell
gavin.sewell@tudublin.ie
01 402 4570

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Dr James Curtin
james.curtin@tudublin.ie
01402 4408

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Dr. Jan Guerin, School of Biological & Health Sciences
jan.guerin@tudublin.ie
01 220 5540

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Dr. Siobhan Daly
siobhan.daly@tudublin.ie
01 402 4927
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Points History
Year Points
2021 510
2020 476
2019 464