PHR404 – Pharmaceutical Technology

Course lecturer :

Nancy Abou Youssef,PhD Noha Soliman Elsalamouny, PhD

Course assistant :

T.A. Hussam ElDin Yousry T.A. Kirollos Raafat T.A. Dina Abo ElEzz

Course objectives :

The course introduces the student to pharmaceutical formulation and manufacturing technologies applied for preparation of different dosage forms.

Course description :

The students are introduced to pharmaceutical formulations and manufacturing technology applied in the preparation of the main pharmaceutical dosage forms. The process ingredients, apparatus used, steps required and optimum conditions for their manufacture will be studied.

Course assessment :

Course Work (30%, 90 marks) Mid term (20%,60 marks) Final Exam (40%, 120 marks) Oral Exam (10%, 30 marks)

Recommended text books :

Aulton’s-The Science of Dosage Form Design, by Michael Aulton, 4th Edition,2013. Drug Delivery, 2015, by Ashim K. Mitra, Deep Kwatra. Remington, the science and practice of pharmacy, Jr, 22 nd Edition, edited by Allen, Loyd V., Lippincott Pharmaceutical Press, 2012. Modern Pharmaceutics, 5th edition, Basic principles and systems (vol.1), edited by Alexander T. Florence and Juergen Siepmann, 2012

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