BioPharmaceutical Science - Online

Institute of Technology Sligo


Course Name BioPharmaceutical Science - Online
Course Provider Institute of Technology Sligo
Course Code SG_SBIOP_J07
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Sligo Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Ballinode
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Application Date Application Closing Date: 31st August 2021.
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Duration 2 years part-time online
Course Fee Total Fees €6,000
Per year €3,000
Per 10 credit module €1,000
Per 5 credit module €500
Entry Requirements Level 6 of 120 credits on the NFQ (Higher Certificate) in Science or in a cognate area. Applicants with other qualifications and/or with relevant experience will also be considered through IT Sligo’s RPL process.
Course Content

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Programme Code: SG_SBIOP_J07

Biopharmaceutical Science involves study of the discovery, development and processing of modern, medical drugs by artificially growing some or all of the components utilising cell culture technologies. ...

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

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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...

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