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Science (General Entry) / Eolaíocht (Iontráil Ghinearálta)

Course Title: Bachelor of Science in Science (General Entry) 1 year

For  further information on progressing please see, What Is.... Science (General Entry)

2022 CAO Points: 300

Leaving Certificate Requirements:

Minimum Number of

Subjects

Higher

5

 N/A

Minimum Grade in

Maths

English OR Irish

O4/H7

O6/H7

Other Grade Requirements

Or Applied Maths

QQI/FET Requirements:

QQI/FET Award Required

Additional Requirements

Level 5:

1 OF THE FOLLOWING AWARDS:

  • CASFX / 5M5267 Food Science
  • CASLT / 5M3807 Laboratory Techniques
  • CCTXX Control Technology
  • CELTX Electronic Technology
  • CENGT / 5M2061 Engineering Technology
  • 5M2768 Animal Science

DISTINCTION(S) REQUIRED:
None

Level 6: Full level 6 award in a relevant discipline

Further details at www.tudublin.ie/qqi 

Mature Applicants:

Applications from mature students (23+) are welcome. Further details at www.tudublin.ie/mature

If English is not your first language you will need to provide evidence of your English language proficiency as detailed on our website.  Applicants for this course should have a minimum IELTS (Academic Version) English Proficiency of 6 overall (or equivalent) with nothing less than 6 in each component.

The main aim of this course is to produce graduates with the skills they need to work as technicians/technologists or scientific personnel in the fields of biosciences, chemistry and physics.

In Year 1, core modules in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Professional Skills and Information Technology will provide you with a sound foundation in science.

In this way, you can experience the three main scientific subjects before committing to a specific course.

After successful completion of first year, you can select and transfer to the second year of one of the following courses (and complete your studies as a registered student of this course):

  • BSc Biosciences (TU751)
  • BSc Industrial and Environmental Physics (TU754)
  • BSc Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Science (TU762)
  • Biomedical Technician
  • Biopharmaceutical Technician
  • Researcher
  • Lab Technician

The course is offered on a modular basis. Modules in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Professional Skills and Information Technology provide students with a sound foundation in science. 

Please refer to the information on year 2 of the three options available after Year 1;

  • L7 - TU751 - Biosciences
  • L7 - TU754 - Industrial & Environmental Physics
  • L7 - TU762 - Medicinal Chemistry & Pharmaceutical Sciences

Please refer to the information on year 3 of the three options available after Year 1;

  • L7 - TU751 - Biosciences
  • L7 - TU754 - Industrial & Environmental Physics
  • L7 - TU762 - Medicinal Chemistry & Pharmaceutical Sciences
TU Code

TU755

Level

Level 7

Award

Bachelor of Science

Duration

1 year

Number of Places

40

Location

City Centre: Grangegorman

Fees

EU Fees

Non-EU Fees

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Dr. Sarah Rawe

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School of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences