Master of Science in Medical Device Regulatory Affairs

Institute of Technology, Carlow (CW-SRMDR-M)
Key Programme Details
Award

Master of Science

NFQ Level

9 About NFQ

Delivery Method

Classroom - Evening

Mode

Part-Time

ECTS Credits

90

Skills Area

Advanced Manufacturing

General Information
Contact

Olivia Harvey

Email

springboard@itcarlow.ie

Phone

0599175280

Address

Faculty for Lifelong Learning
Institute of Technology Carlow
Kilkenny Road
Carlow

Role

Springboard Administrator

Important Dates
Application Deadline

01/10/2017

Start Date

11/09/2017

About this Course

This MSc will allow students to develop a set of transferable skills that will directly meet the requirements of future employers including information technology, written and verbal communication skills, team working, independent research skills, data analysis and critical thinking.

Objectives

This MSc provides graduates with an advanced theoretical understanding of the processes and practices central to medical device regulatory affairs. Graduates can move into regulation roles and/or be promoted within their organisation.

Entry Requirements

Applicants require a second class honours degree or higher, or an equivalent in a science, business or management subject. Other applicants will be considered on an individual basis in accordance with the Institute policy on Recognition of Prior
Learning (RPL). Institute of Technology Carlow reserves the right to require applicants to attend for an interview to determine their suitability for the programme.

This course is open to all eligible applicants irrespective of employment status (employed or seeking employment).

Long Description

This Master of Science in Medical Device Regulatory Affairs presents students with the opportunity to obtain a formal qualification in the medical device regulation industry. The programme presents a broad view of the regulatory affairs role and provides a detailed insight into current and proposed EU legislation. It provides students with an advanced theoretical understanding of the processes and practices central to medical device regulatory affairs.

Why Choose This Course

A formal qualification is the ideal way to demonstrate your existing skills to employers and peers, and to enhance your career in regulatory affairs by developing increasing levels of competence and professionalism. It is the ‘gold
standard’ in the field. Students will gain invaluable access to industry professionals and networking events to help develop their careers. There are limited places available on this programme – class sizes are kept relatively small to help create an
interactive environment and to ensure each student receives excellent support from our academic team.

Career Opportunities

Opportunities for graduates from this programme include progression to Level 10 (PhD) programmes in related fields of study.

Timetable Info

2 nights per week, 7.00 - 10.00pm

Delivery Location

Institute of Technology Carlow
Kilkenny Road
Carlow

Delivery Notes

In class

Admissions Contact Details
Instructor

Olivia Harvey

Address

Faculty for Lifelong Learning
Institute of Technology Carlow
Kilkenny Rd
Carlow

Phone

0599175280

Email

springboard@itcarlow.ie

Application Procedures

Apply online at www.springboardcourses.ie