Pharmacy - Pharmacology-Toxicology-and-Biochemistry-

  • Degree: Master
  • Campus: Beirut
  • Faculty: Pharmacy
  • Department: Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Program Description

Program consists of 36 Credit Hours divided as follows:

Transferred from Bachelor in Pharmacy at BAU: 18 cr

General Courses (All students): 6 cr.

Specialized Courses (Master thesis option): 6 cr.

Specialized Courses (Master non–thesis option): 8 cr.

Thesis: 6 cr.

Project: 4 cr.

The diversity of pharmacy domains is one of its chief strengths, and in diversity lies the opportunity. In Lebanon, the vast majority of pharmacists practice in the community, pharmaceutical industries or hospital pharmacies. The remainder follow one or another of the special fields. The opportunity for success in any of these fields is wide open for men and women with ability, education and imagination.

Career opportunities for pharmacy graduates are:

  1.  Academic pharmacist
  2.  Clinical Pharmacist
  3.  Community Pharmacist
  4.  Hospital Pharmacist
  5.  Regulatory affairs Pharmacist
  6.  Industrial Pharmacist
  7.  Pharmacovigilance
  8.  Research and development
  9.  Clinical researcher
  10.  Medical Liaison
  11.  Market access
  12.  Marketing
  13.  Sales
  14.  Pharmacy Inspector

Study Plan:

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
First Semester
PHAR360 Pharmaceutical Analysis 2 (1Lec, 2Lab) Ph_Un_Mand
PHAR362 Pharmaceutical Microbiology II 3 (2Lec, 2Lab) Ph_Un_Mand
PHAR462 Medicinal Chemistry III 3 (2Lec, 2Lab) Ph_Un_Mand
PHAR470 Pharmaceutical Manufacturing 3 (2Lec, 2Lab) Ph_Un_Mand
PHAR471 Phytochemistry 3 (2Lec, 2Lab) Ph_Un_Mand
PHAR476 Integrated Case-Based Learning III (ICBL III) 2 (2 Practice) Ph_Un_Mand
PHAR583 Toxicology 2 (2Lec) Ph_Un_Mand
PHGC701 Biostatistics 2 (2Lec) Gen_Mas
PHGC702 Research Methods 2 (2Lec) Gen_Mas
PHGC703 Critical and Creative Thinking 2 (2Lec) Gen_Mas
Second Semester
PHPT710 Selected Topics in Pharmacology 2 (2Lec) Gen_Mas
PHPT711 Selected Topics in Toxicology 2 (2Lec) Gen_Mas
------- Master Elective 2 (2Lec) MSE
Third Semester
PHPT718 Thesis 6 (6Lec) MSE
PHPT719 Project 3 (3 lec) MSE

Master Specialized Elective Courses (MSE)

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
PHPT712 Experimental Pharmacology 2 (2Lec) MSE
PHPT713 Neuropharmacology 2 (2Lec) MSE
PHPT714 Immunopharmacology 2 (2Lec) MSE
PHPT715 Pharmacogenetics And Pharmacogenomics 1 (1Lec) MSE
PHPT716 Experimental Toxicology 2 (2Lec) MSE
PHPT717 Advanced Pharmaceutical Biochemistry 1 (1Lec) MSE