GMP & Medical Device Manufacture

TU Dublin - Tallaght Campus


Course Name GMP & Medical Device Manufacture
Course Provider TU Dublin - Tallaght Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code TA_SSPPM_C
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose TU Dublin Level 6 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.
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Duration 1 Semester

The course runs 2 evenings a week over 1 semester
Course Fee Please see link to course fee for details.
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Entry Requirements Under 23 applicants must have ordinary level Grade 06 or better in five subjects. The subject list must include either English or Irish. Ordinary level Mathematics Grade 06 or better is also a requirement to apply for year one of this course.
Mature Applicants Mature Students over (23 years) are eligible. Eligible candidates may be interviewed. 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 Who is this course for?
The Medical devices industry is undergoing major changes globally as many new products enter the FDA approval pipeline. The move is for more high cost products to come to be manufactured in Ireland and there is also a move towards more combined products where medical devices are now being classified not just as medical devices but also as medicines.

Who can apply
This course is open to all eligible students.
Subjects Taught Course Summary
The Students will study techniques in Medical Device Manufacture and best practices in the industry.

Course information
Semester 1
Learning to Learn at Third Level
Introduction to Medical Device Manufacture
GMP1/Quality Assurance
GMP2/Quality Control
Process Improvement
Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
Ireland, because of its favourable tax regime for the manufacturing industry, the availability of a highly trained workforce, and its long track record in successfully supporting healthcare manufacturing has gained great economic benefits by continuing to attract many of the top manufacturers to her shores. The requirement for skilled staff is essential and opportunities are arising now.
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