Short Title:Pharmaceutical Form 2
Full Title:Pharmaceutical Formulations 2
Module Code:PHAR H3041
 
Credits: 10
Field of Study:Pharmacy
Module Delivered in 1 programme(s)
Reviewed By:JOHN BEHAN
Module Author:MIRIAM O DONOGHUE
Module Description:This module aims to provide the student with an indepth understanding of the methods of manufacture of some of the most common dosage forms.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Demonstrate a detailed knowledge of the formulation of pharmaceutical liquid dosage forms.
LO2 Describe the limitations of each of the dosage forms and the limitations in their manufacture
LO3 Describe the factors associated with the production of sustained release products.
LO4 Describe the specific conditions associated with the production of Veterinary Pharmaceuticals
LO5 Know the component parts and the importance of same for the MDI applications.
LO6 Have a detailed knowledge of the production of Topical dosage forms.
LO7 Granulate a powder
LO8 Determine correct excipients for each formulation.
LO9 Select correct primary packaging for MDIs and topical products.
 

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Practical/Skills Evaluation No Description   35.00 Sem 1 End
Continuous Assessment n/a   15.00 n/a
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination   50.00 End-of-Semester

TU Dublin – Tallaght Campus reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload

This module has no Full Time workload.
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture No Description 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Learning No Description 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 6.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
 

Module Resources

Required Book Resources
  • Lachman L., Lieberman M. A. and Kanig J. L 1986, The Theory and Practice of Industrial Pharmacy, 3rd ed Ed., Lea and Febiger
  • Handbook of Excipients, Amer. Pharm. Assoc. and Royal Pharm. Soc. of Great Britain
  • 1995, US, Pharmacopoeia, Interpharma
  • 1993, BP Pharmacopoeia
  • Wise D.L 2000, Handbook of Pharmaceutical controlled Release technology, 1st ed Ed.
  • edited by Michael E. Aulton 2007, Aulton's pharmaceutics, 3rd Ed. [ISBN: 9780443101083]
This module does not have any article/paper resources
This module does not have any other resources
 

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_SPHAR_D Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Technology 6 Group Elective 1