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Science (General Entry)Eolaíocht (Iontráil Ghinearálta)

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

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

In addition to the QQI minimum entry requirements, QQI quotas and QQI points apply. The max QQI points awarded is 390. Further details at www.tudublin.ie/qqi

Mature Applicants

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

English Language Requirements

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.

Course Description

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):

  • Biomedical Technician
  • Biopharmaceutical Technician
  • Researcher
  • Lab Technician

Please note, this course is not open for advanced entry applications.

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):

TU Code

TU755

CAO Point Range 2023

300-553

Level

Level 7

Award

Bachelor of Science

Duration

1 year

Number of Places

40

Location

City Centre: Grangegorman

Virtual Tour

Grangegorman

Fees

EU Fees

Non-EU Fees

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School of Biological, Health & Sports Sciences