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Bachelor of Science in Analytical and Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Programme Code: CR_SCHEM_7
Mode of Delivery:Full Time, ACCS
No. of Semesters:6
NFQ Level:7
Embedded Award:No
Programme Credits:180
programmeReviewDate:September 2023

Programme Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this programme the graduate will be able to demonstrate... :

PO1 Knowledge - Breadth
  (a) A knowledge of specific areas of chemistry and related areas relevant to work in the BioPharmaChem industry
PO2 Knowledge - Kind
  (a) The ability to apply principles and methodologies of general, analytical, and BioPharma chemistry in both routine and problem resolution contexts
PO3 Skill - Range
  (a) The ability to apply a broad range of practical laboratory techniques, and to formulate detailed records and reports
PO4 Skill - Selectivity
  (a) The ability to select and use instrumental and non-instrumental methods of analysis in sectors such as manufacturing, environmental
PO5 Competence - Context
  (a) The ability to identify, collect, and use data in the diagnosis and resolution of technical problems using modern statistical methods
PO6 Competence - Role
  (a) The ability to actively contribute to industry teams in a professional manner while exercising responsibility and judgement in a regulatory operating environment
PO7 Competence - Learning to Learn
  (a) The ability to identify and address ongoing learning needs, both within the workplace and using further education programmes
PO8 Competence - Insight
  (a) An awareness of the significance of a range of regulatory standards, and methodologies for their implementation

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
MATH6060 Maths for Physical Sciences
CMOD6001 Creativity Innovation&Teamwork
BIOL6007 Biomolecules and Cells
CHEM6002 Chemical Principles
PHYS6011 Introduction to Physics
OCCH6002 Laboratory Practices

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
CHEM6013 Physical Chemistry Principles
CHEO6001 Organic Chemistry Fundamental
MATH6019 Technological Maths 2 & Maple
ENVI6002 Environmental Instrumentation
PHYS6051 Astronomy & Instrumentation
Module Code Module Title
FREE6001 Free Choice Module
BIOT6001 Introduction to Biotechnology

Stage 2 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
CHEA6001 Analytical Chemistry
STAT6014 Intro Stats for Phys. Sc.
CHEO6005 Organic Chemistry
CHEM6006 Inorganic Chemistry
BIOM6005 Fundamentals of Microbiology
Module Code Module Title
PHYS6038 Water Quality Instrumentation
FREE6001 Free Choice Module

Stage 2 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
CHEA6002 Analytical Chemical Techniques
STAT7009 Inferential Statistics
CHEM6007 Physical Chemistry
CHEO6006 Pharmaceutical Chemistry
CHEM6005 Industrial Chemistry
Module Code Module Title
CHEM6008 Quality & Validation
FREE6001 Free Choice Module

Stage 3 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
CHEM7004 Inorganic and Physical Chem
CHEM7001 Experimental Chemistry
CHEM7006 QA for Chemists
CHEO7003 Topics in Organic Chemistry
CHEA7004 Analytical Practice & Protocol
Module Code Module Title
BIOT7006 Biopharmaceutical Upstream
BIOM7001 Analytical Microbiology
FREE6001 Free Choice Module

Stage 3 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
CHEA7003 Environmental Analysis
CHEO7004 BioPharmaChem Applications
CHEM7005 Topics in Inorg/Phys Chemistry
PLAC7005 Industrial Placement

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