Mr. Eric James Otchey, HoD
The Department of Industrial and Health Sciences is under the Faculty of Applied Sciences. It is established to handle science courses and to support research and development in the various Departments of Takoradi Technical University.
The vision of the Department is to become a center of excellence in the provision of science education that will turn out competent science and technology professionals.
The mission of the Department is to undertake scientific research and disseminate the various findings through publications, conferences, seminars etc and to train middle and higher level entrepreneurs for the health and industrial sectors in Ghana.
ACADEMIC PROGRAMMES AND ACTIVITIES
The Department of Industrial and Health Sciences offers:
1. Three year HND Laboratory and Science Technology;
2. Two-year Diploma in Science Laboratory Technology: and
3. Eighteen-month certificate in Science Laboratory Technician (Part 1 programme).
4. The Department also provides research support services in science–related courses, namely: Food Technology, Food Science, Sanitation and Safety, Nutrition, Environmental Impact Assessment, Ceramic Chemistry, Painting & Decoration, Trade Science and Research Methodology at the HND level. At the non-tertiary level, the Department offers tuition in Sciences (Physics, Chemistry and Biology)