PHAR 438 Pharmaceutical Manufacturing

PHAR 438 Pharmaceutical Manufacturing

Department offering the course: Pharmaceutical Technology
Fourth Level [Eighth semester]

Basic Information
Total Credit Hours: 3
Lecture: 2
Practical: 2
         
Professional Information
Basic unit operations and their applications in pharmaceutical industry (drying, mixing, size reduction, filtration, centrifugation and emulsification), manufacturing techniques and equipment used in the production of pharmaceuticals (granules, tablets, tablets coating, capsules, creams, ointments and suppositories), and aerosol components.

Time Table:
Lecture: 
Mon 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thu 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm 

Lab:  
Pharmaceutical technology Lab - B1
Thu 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Thu 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thu 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm  
Thu 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Office Hours:
Mon 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm       

Assessment  Methods:
- Written examinations to assess knowledge base and intellectual qualities
- Practical examination to assess practical and professional skills
- Oral examination to assess professional and communication skills

List of References

Practical Course Notes: Are available

Essential Books (Text Books):
- Theory and Practice of Industrial Pharmacy (Lachman, Lieberman and Kanig).
- Perry's Chemical Engineering Handbook (J. H. Perry)

Recommended books
- Unit operations (Brown and associates).
- Chemical Engineering ( J.M. Coulson and J. F. Richardson)

Periodicals, Web sites, etc.

- Pharmazeutische Industrie
- Intenational Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences.
- Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences.
- Jouranal of Pharamaceutical Technology.
- Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy