Course Content

Course Content

Course Content

The University Calendar, Part 2 contains all information concerning Postgraduate Studies in UCC. 

In Part I students take modules to the value of 60 credits.  Taught modules will be offered on a cyclical basis as detailed below. Part II consists of a Research Thesis to the value of 30 credits. The choice of modules is subject to the approval of the programme co-ordinator. 


Part I Modules to a total of 60 credits from the following:


Offered in 2018/19:

CM6010 Introductory Pharmaceutical Chemistry (5 credits)

PE6016 Pharmaceutical Industry; Manufacturing & Optimisation (5 credits)

PE6018 Pharmaceutical Process Validation & Quality (5 credits)

PE6022 Aseptic Manufacturing Design (5 credits)

PE6024 Advanced Process Design and Safety Engineering (5 credits)  

PE6025 Advanced Health & Safety Management (5 credits)

PE6026 Project Engineering - From Concept to Completion (5 credits)

PF6302 Introduction to Pharmaceutics: Formulation Science (5 credits)


Offered in 2019/20:

PE6010 Pharmaceutical Engineering (5 credits)

PE6011 Biopharmaceutical Engineering (5 credits)

PE6012 Pharmaceutical Process Equipment; Materials and Mechanical Design (5 credits)

PE6013 Powder & Particle Technology & Unit Operations (5 credits)

PE6015 Advanced Environmental Health and Safety Management  (5 credits)

PE6019 Process Analytical Technology (5 credits)

PE6023 Pharmaceutical & Biopharmaceutical Utilities (5 credits)

PE6027 Advanced Biopharmaceutical Engineering (5 credits) 


Part II (MEngSc Only): - PE6021 Research Thesis (30 credits)




Process and Chemical Engineering

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