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Medical Device Technology & Business

This two stage programme is delivered 2 evenings per week and 2 Saturdays per month.

Stage 1
A two semester taught programme in Medical Device Technology & Business (60 ETCS Credits) leading cumulatively to a Postgraduate Diploma in Science in Medical Device Technology & Business.

Stage 2
A one semester dissertation stage leading to an MSc in Medical Device Technology & Business.

About the Course
This new 12 month Masters programme is a unique blend of Medical Device Technology and Business. It will focus on core competencies such as Medical Device Design & Manufacture, Quality Systems & Regulations, Operational Excellence, Emerging Trends, Medical Measurement, Strategic Thinking and Professional Skills.

All classes are broadcast live using an online training platform, offering the learners the opportunity to either physically attend or join the class online. All classes are also recorded allowing learners the opportunity to view later and support revision.

Online learning and support will be provided through the use of Moodle. Extensive coaching and mentoring workshops will be provided with specific focus on individual assessment and improvement.

A substantial focus of the programme will also develop the professional skills of the graduate to enhance their career opportunities through development of their CVs, interview skills, and their networking, presentation and communication skills.

Entry requirements

The primary target audience are those with a minimum qualification of higher degree (minimum 2.2 or higher) at NFQ Level 8 or higher in Science, Quality, Manufacturing, Engineering, Medicine or related discipline.

Duration

12 months over three semesters.

Delivery: Classroom / Broadcast Live.

Careers or further progression

Progression
Options are available and will depend on the academic requirements and the career choice of the learner.

Careers
Potential Roles include;
– Biomedical Engineering
– Process / Product Design
– Manufacturing /Operations
– Regulatory Affairs / Compliance
– Validation / Automation
– Operational Excellence,
– Quality Control / Quality Assurance

Further enquiries

For Further Information
Please contact the Admissions Office
t: +353 1 415 0415
e: admissions@gcd.ie

Subjects taught

– Medical Device Technology & Design
– Medical Device Quality Systems & Regulation
– Emerging Trends in Medical Device
– Operational Excellence & the Science of Innovation
– Strategy, Leadership & the Culture of Innovation
– Medical Device Measurement and Analysis
– Research Methods
– Dissertation

Comment

Subject to validation.

Limited number of places available through Springboard.

Enrolment and start dates

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