Bioprocess Engineering - Online

Institute of Technology Sligo


Course Name Bioprocess Engineering - Online
Course Provider Institute of Technology Sligo
Course Code 90105 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose Institute of Technology Sligo Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Contact the college for the next start date.
Application Date Application Closing Date: 30 August 2019.

This programme is funded under the Springboard initiative. If you are unemployed, you may be entitled to free fees for this programme under this initiative. If this programme is funded you will find it and be able to submit an application on the Springboard site at
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Duration 1 year Online.
Course Fee Total Fees €4,500

Per 10 credit module €1,500

Per 5 credit module €750

Non-EU total fees: €6,450

Springboard Fees
Fee €3,800

Free for those classified as unemployed.
Fee for employed participants €380 (10% of fees).
Entry Requirements To qualify for entry onto this programme a standard applicant must hold a prior Level 6 qualification in a cognate area (typically Science or Engineering) or equivalent qualification. Applicants who may not have the aforementioned qualifications but who may have relevant industrial experience (typically 5 years duration in a GMP environment) may apply for consideration through the IT Sligo RPL (Recognised Prior Learning) process.
Course Content

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The Certificate in Science Biopharmaceutical Processing (Special Purpose Award – Level 7) has been developed in consultation with the Biopharmaceutical industry in Ireland to ensure the course offers the skill and experience ...

Subjects Taught Semester 1
Bioprocess Engineering Theory 5
Bioprocess Engineering Practical 5
Quality Systems 5

Semester 2
Biocontamination Control 5
Biopharmaceutical Validation 5
Lean Sigma 5
Number of Credits 30
Careers or Further Progression What are my further study opportunities?
Upon successful completion of this programme students can progress onto the L7 BSc. in Biopharmaceutical Science Ordinary degree qualification (60 credits).
Further Enquiries Online and Part time Admissions:
tel: 071 9318511

Course co-ordinator: Mary Butler
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