BSc (with Honors) in Bioanalytical Science

Key Points

  • Work permit while you study

  • Post Graduation Work Permit for 12 months

  • Start dates: September

  • Duration: 4 years
  • Level 8 qualification

  • Type: Full Time
  • Hours: Daytime
  • Enrollment Fee: From € 10,000 / year

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Our Bachelor of Science option in Biosciences provides a clear understanding of the underlying concepts behind modern bioanalytical techniques and the application of these techniques in the areas of biotechnology, pharmaceutical and related industries and in environmental analysis.

You will gain technical competence in biochemical, genetic, immunological and microbiological analytical analytical methodologies and the skills and knowledge necessary to work in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries, as well as in state scientific agencies.

Upon completion of this course, you will have specific knowledge and understanding of specific theories, concepts, and principles in biopharmaceutical processes, industrial microbiology, molecular biology, and analytical science. You will have acquired methods to generate, process, interpret and present information in these areas. You will also have the ability to identify, define and solve complex problems through biopharmaceutical processes.

Program structure

Certain semesters of this course are taken in common with other courses.

  • Science (common entry)

Semester 3:

  • Data Methods for Science
  • Instrumentation 1
  • Biochemistry
  • Ecosystems

Semester 4:

  • Instrumentation 2
  • Biomolecules and Disease
  • Fundamentals of Microbiology
  • Anatomy and physiology

Semester 5:

  • Genetics and recombinant DNA
  • Applied Microbiology and Clean Room Technology
  • Research skills
  • Pharmacology

Semester 6:

  • Quality and regulations
  • Cell culture
  • Applied Immunology
  • Environmental analysis

Semester 5:

  • Genetics and recombinant DNA
  • Applied Microbiology and Clean Room Technology
  • Research skills
  • Pharmacology

Semester 6:

  • Quality and regulations
  • Cell culture
  • Applied Immunology
  • Environmental analysis
  • Communications systems
  • Automation and control systems engineering (all year)
  • Design of integrated systems 2
  • End of the year project (all year)
  • Innovation management
  • Electrical network systems

Career opportunities

The main employers are:

  • Biopharmaceutical
  • Environmental
  • Education

Possible jobs:

  • Biology teacher
  • Quality Manager
  • Biopharmaceutical scientist

Admission requirements

End of studies certificate

  • Minimum six O6 / H7
  • English or Irish O6 / H7
  • Mathematics O6 / H7
  • At least two H5

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Letterkenny Institute of Technology

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