Short Title:Bio and Pharmaceutical Technology
Full Title:Bio and Pharmaceutical Technology
Language of Instruction:English
Module Code:PHAR H6003
 
Credits: 10
Field of Study:Science
Module Delivered in 1 programme(s)
Reviewed By:JOHN BEHAN
Module Author:ED CAREY
Module Description:This module will provide the theoretical foundation for analytical techniques used in material characterisation, formulation design and PAT applications.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Apply and interpret SEM images to material characterisation
LO2 Evaluate PAT applications to Process Control Systems
LO3 Apply powder rheology to material characterisation and process design
LO4 Identify and evaluate critical control parameters for API processes
LO5 identify and evaluate critical control parameters for Bio process manufacturing
 

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Continuous Assessment Interpretation of physical characterisation data. 3 20.00 n/a
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination 1,2,3,4,5 80.00 End-of-Semester

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

 

Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Theory and application of advanced analytical techniques 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Learning Research and background reading 6.00 Every Week 6.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Theory and application of advanced analytical techniques 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Learning Research and background reading 6.00 Every Week 6.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
 

Module Resources

Recommended Book Resources
  • A. T. Florence and D. Attwood 2005, Physicochemical principles of pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Press [ISBN: 978-0853696087]
  • Emil W. Ciurczak and James K. Drennen III 2002, Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Applications of Near-infrared Spectroscopy, Marcel Dekker Inc Hoboken [ISBN: 978-0824794538]
  • Edited by Slobodan Šaši? 2007, Pharmaceutical applications of Raman spectroscopy, Wiley-Blackwell [ISBN: 978-0813810133]
  • Dietmar Schulze 2007, Powders and Bulk Solids, Springer [ISBN: 978-3540737674]
  • Edited by P. J. Haines; contributors, G. R. Heal... [et al.] 2002, Principles of thermal analysis and calorimetry, Royal Society of Chemistry Cambridge [ISBN: 978-0854046102]
  • Joseph I. Goldstein... [et al.] 2003, Scanning electron microscopy and x-ray microanalysis, Springer [ISBN: 978-0306472923]
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_M_X Masters in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing & Process Technology 1 Mandatory