Biomedical Sciences - Online

Institute of Technology Sligo


Course Name Biomedical Sciences - Online
Course Provider Institute of Technology Sligo
Course Code 94262 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Sligo Level 8 NFQ
Degree - Honours Bachelor at UK Level 6  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
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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.
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Duration 4 years online
Course Fee Fees are based on the number of credits studied per academic year, and have still to be confirmed for this programme. An indicative figure for course completion, commencing 2015-16, is £13,000. An indicative distribution of fee payment is £2,500 in Year 1, £2,500 in Year 2, £3,500 in Year 3 and £4,500 in Year 4. Fees are reviewed annually, with a likely increase in line with inflation.

Once confirmed, information on fees will be available at:
Entry Requirements

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• (a) satisfy the University’s general entry requirements;


• (b) satisfy specific academic subject requirements for admission as detailed


• GCSE: Passes at grade C or above in Mathematics, English Language ...


Expand+Professional recognition
Accreditation of all three degree courses, by the Institute of Biomedical Science, is currently being sought.

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IT Sligo, as recognised by a ‘Taoiseach’s Public Service Excellence Award’ in 2012, is the...

Course Content

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This is a part-time course, with a typical duration of four years, over 2 semesters in Years 1 to 3, and 3 semesters in Year 4.Year 1 provides you with a foundation in biological and chemical sciences, applied mathemat...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Semester 1
Biology 1 5
Information Systems For Gmp 10
Applied Mathematics For Good Manufacturing Practice 10

Semester 2
GMP 1 And Quality Assurance 10
Science Laboratory Skills 1 10
Fundamentals of Chemistry (UU) 5

Semester 3

Number of Credits 240
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
You will enhance your prospects for promotion within your existing work place, and be able to secure professional roles with other employers of clinical and industrial biomedical scientists, and more broadly in the area of analy...

Further Enquiries Contact Number: 071-9318510

If you would like to find out more about the courses, please contact

Peter Mitchell, the Programme Director:
t: 44 (0)28 70123072
or e:
Dr. Stephen Daly, IT Sligo Course Co-Ordinator
t: 353 (0)71 9305618
or e:
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