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DN200 BBB
Science - (Biological, Biomedical & Biomolecular Sciences)

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Undergraduate awards typically reflect three to five years of study after secondary school and include Ordinary (Level 7) and Honours Bachelor Degrees and Higher Diplomas (Level 8's).

Undergraduate awards may be achieved directly or through a series of progression steps. Learners may choose to progress upwards from a Level 5 to a Level 6, Level 7 and finally a Level 8.

Undergraduate awards are awarded by the HETAC or Higher Education Institutes.

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3rd level Graduates are qualified for a wide range of occupations, and their education prepares them for roles involving specific skills, and for coordinating, supervising, managing, or training others. Examples include accountants, sales managers, computer programmers, teachers, chemists, environmental engineers, criminal investigators, and financial analysts.

Level on the National Framework of Qualifications
4 Years
Duration of course
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515

2014 Points

515

Change from 2013: 

10

Points History:

2013 - 505
2012 - 500
2011 - 455
2010 - 435
2009 - 440
2008 - 420
2007 - 435
2006 - 450
2005 -
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This course deals with topics including the structural biology of proteins and enzymes, biotechnology, bioinformatics, proteomics, structure-based drug design, the molecular basis of disease and genetic information processing.


 
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The following QQI Major Awards may be used for entry into this course. Click on the course codes view a list of PLC courses that provide that award.


Essential Module Requirements:

5 modules at Distinction Grade. The qualification must include distinctions in:
C20139 or 5N1833 or C20174 or C20175 Mathematics or min HD3/OB3 LCE Maths

and 2 of the following 11 modules:
C20006 or 5N2746
C20011 or 5N2747
C20012
C20013
C20016 or 5N1606
C20018 or 5N1774
C20033 or 5N2751
C20040 or 5N1638
C20048 or 5N1460
5N0750
5N0751


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This course provides knowledge useful in medicine, veterinary science, agriculture, environmental science, and manufacturing.



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