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Course Code:
DT422
Title:
Pharmaceutical Healthcare
College:
DIT
Qualification:
Level on the National Framework of Qualifications
Duration:
4 Years

 

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Chemical, Biomedical & Pharmaceutical Sciences
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The aim of the Pharmaceutical Healthcare course is to produce graduates that are capable of making a significant contribution to the operation of the pharmaceutical industry.



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13 of the top 15 companies in Pharmaceuiticals in the world have substantial operations in Ireland.

 

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CAO Points 
2013 Points

365

Change from 2012: 

20

History: 2012 - 345
2011 - 315
2010 - 315
2009 - 305
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DT101 Architecture (NEW for 2014)
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DT111 Quantity Surveying & Construction Economics
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DT282 Computer Science (International) NEW for 2014

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Essential Module Requirements:

 5 Distinctions from the following modules:

  • C20006 or 5N2746
  • C20011 or 5N2747
  • D20022
  • C20139 or 5N1833
  • C20041 or 5N0737
  • C20024 or 5N5245
  • C20140 or 5N2006
  • C20048 or 5N1460
  • B20029 or 5N2066
  • D20127
  • D20001 or 5N0749
  • C20033 or 5N2751
  • C20049 or 5N2528
  • D20165 or 5N1794


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