Digital Transformation is the smart integration of technologies, processes and data to improve operational effectiveness and capability.
Designed and developed in conjunction with Microsoft, this programme will explore the technology that is driving the digital transformation and understand what it means for an organisation. Gain expertise in process digitalisation, data management,
data analytics and data visualisation. Harness the power of disruptive technologies to improve operational excellence and increase business value. Analyse the impact of digital transformation on organisational structure and the critical skills
and competencies required for future career success.
- Advanced Manufacturing in the Smart Factory
- Business Case Development
- Quality Management in a Digital Age
- Big Data Acquisition and Management
- Operational Excellence - Lean Sigma 4.0
- Analysis of Big Data
- Data Visualisation and Storytelling
Click 'Course Outline' above for a full module description
Upon completion of this programme, graduates will have the opportunity to progress their careers within life science organisations that are transforming their processes and leading the digital transformation movement to integrate data, new technologies,
data analytics, improved ways of working and improved support processes.
Click 'Career Path' above for a list of potential roles within the Life Sciences industry
This Postgraduate Diploma is suited to those from science, manufacturing, quality, computation, engineering or a related discipline who wish to gain the skills and competencies associated with the concepts of industry 4.0 digital transformation
and the evolution of the smart factory in the life science sector.
What does Industry 4.0 mean to people & skills?
This course is flexibly designed to suit the needs of those in employment. Lectures are a blend of online, distance and 2 Saturdays per month in Dublin. This unique new course is delivered by industry professionals ensuring you
receive the most up-to-date and relevant skills to help you advance your career in the life sciences sector.
With extensive input and participation from the pharmaceutical and medical device sectors, this course is ideal for those involved in manufacturing, compliance, business improvement, quality assurance, data analytics and engineering.
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 recorded also allowing learners the opportunity to view later and support
revision. Students are required to attend the campus on two Saturdays a month.
Accreditation: QQI Post Graduate Diploma in Digital Transformation (Life Sciences)
Collaborating College: Griffith College Dublin
Funding Available: Programme funded under the Human Capital Initiative (HCI)
Next Intake: February 2024. Now accepting Applications.
Continue to the Course Outline section for module information.
Springboard+ is co-funded by the Government of Ireland and the European Social Fund as part of the ESF Programme for employability, inclusion and learning 2014-2023.