Science (General Entry) / Eolaíocht (Iontráil Ghinearálta)

Sept 2020 – Grangegorman Campus

2019 CAO Points - 380

Leaving Cert
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

Applications from QQI Level 5 are welcome. Further details at www.tudublin.ie/qqi 

Mature applicants (23+) are welcome. Further details at www.tudublin.ie/mature

The main aim of this programme 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, six common core modules in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Professional Skills and Information Technology will provide you with a sound foundation in science.

You can select from a range of specialised modules that will be delivered in the second semester of Year 1, including; Medicinal Chemistry, Astronomy/Environmental and Energy Physics, and Human Biology and Disease.

You can experience the three main scientific subjects before committing to a specific course.

After successful completion of the 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), or BSc Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Science (TU762).

  • Biomedical Technician
  • Biopharmaceutical Technician
  • Researcher
  • Lab Technician

The course is offered on a modular basis. Six common core modules in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Professional Skills and Information Technology provide students with a sound foundation in science. Students are required to take an additional three modules commencing in semester two. Selection of these modules depends on the preferred choice of course that a student will select following successful completion of the Year one examinations.

 

Each student will transfer into the second year of one of the following three courses upon successful completion of the Year one examination:

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

Contact Us

John Cassidy