BioPharmaceutical Science

ATU - Sligo Campuses


Course Name BioPharmaceutical Science
Course Provider ATU - Sligo Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code 83280 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major Atlantic Technological University Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Flexible, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment ATU sligo online has two intakes per year, the main one being in September with a smaller listing of programmes for January.

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Expand+Applications for online programmes are accepted on the atu sligo website.

All programmes advertised will run subject to sufficient student numbers.

ATU sligo online has two intakes per year, the main one being in September with a smaller ...

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Expand+2 years part-time

Delivery Method: Online

On-Campus Attendance
Year 1 : Two days attendance in NIBRT, per semester.
Year 2: Two days attendance in NIBRT in semester 1, if practical electives selected

Most of our online courses have about...

Course Fee Total Fees: €6,000
Entry Requirements Level 6 with 120 credits on the NFQ (Higher Certificate) in Science or in a cognate area.
Course Content

Expand+This programme in Biopharmaceutical Science aims to provide students with the knowledge, know-how, training and practical experience to enable them to gain employment in the Biopharmaceutical or Biomedical industries. One of the key features of the p...

Subjects Taught Semester 1
Cell Culture Processing 10
Facilities and Utilities 5

Semester 2
Protein Purification 10
Formulation and Fill Finish 5

Semester 3
BioPharmaceutical Quality Systems 5
Bioanalytical Techniques Theory (E) 5
Bioanalytical Techniques Practical (E) 5
Bioprocess Engineering Theory (E) 5
Bioprocess Engineering Practical (E) 5

Semester 4
Lean Sigma 5 Biopharmaceutical Validation 5
Biocontamination Control 5
Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
Graduates from this programme can expect to find employment in the Biopharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Medical Diagnostics or Pharmaceutical, sectors as well as more broadly in the area of analytical science. In the development of...

Further Enquiries Further Information
Course Co-ordinator:
Mary Butler

Online Student Advisor
Michelle Moore
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