Pharmaceutical Technology / Teicneolaíocht Cógaisíochta

Programme Title: Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Technology

The minimum entry requirement is a Pass Award in the Higher Certificate in Science - GMP & Technology programme or its equivalent. Candidates must be working in a relevant industry.

All applicants must have competence in spoken and written English.

This programme is a follow-on to the Higher Certificate in Science – GMP & Technology. It aims to educate production, technical-grade and supervisory/managerial staff in fundamental and applied aspects of Good Manufacturing Practice, relevant core science and production management. It also allows some specialisation in finished dosage, or active pharmaceutical ingredient or biotechnology production.

 

This programme will run over three semesters part-time.

This programme prepares operators working in the bio/pharmaceutical industry with the opportunity for improving their qualifications and preparing them for advancement into supervisory/management roles.  

Year 1
Manufacturing and Process Technology II
Quantitative Methods

Elective 1 - 
API 1
Process Biotechnology 1
Pharmaceutical Formulations 1
Environmental Management
GMP 3
Production and Supervisory Management


Year 2
Technology Transfer
Project or Drug Discover Module

Elective 2 -
API 2
Process Biotechnology 2
Pharmaceutical Formulations 2

2 Evenings per week over 3 semesters

For queries on the application process please contact: lifelonglearning.tallaght@tudublin.ie

Or call the Lifelong Learning Team on: 01 220 7432

TU Code

TU065

Level

NFQ Level 7

Award

Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Technology

Duration

18 Months

Course Type

Undergraduate

Mode of Study

Part Time

Method of Delivery

Classroom, Online

Commencement Date

September 2021

Location

Tallaght

Fees

€3,510 Year 1

€1,620 Year 2