Short Title:Pharmaceutical Analysis
Full Title:Pharmaceutical Analysis
Language of Instruction:English
Module Code:PHAR H2042
 
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Science
Module Delivered in 2 programme(s)
Reviewed By:JOHN BEHAN
Module Author:BERNADETTE CREAVEN
Module Description:This module aims to provide the student with the knowledge and practical skills necessary for the analysis of pharmaceutical compounds by a variety of chromatographic techniques.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Identify the basic components of chromatographic measurement systems.
LO2 Explain the theory of LC and GC chromatography and the principles behind the main types of instrumentation used for chromatographic analysis.
LO3 Demonstrate and describe the steps required in developing and validating an analytical method.
LO4 Set-up and operate each of the instruments discussed.
LO5 Describe the accuracy and precision limitations applicable to each technique
LO6 Analyse samples qualitatively and quantitatively by LC, GC, and modification of those techniques
 

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Continuous Assessment There will be one or more mid-semester assessments in this module. 1,2,3,4,5 30.00 Ongoing
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination 1,2,3,5 70.00 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 No Description 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Learning Time No Description 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 6.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
This module has no Part Time workload.
 

Module Resources

Required Book Resources
  • Watson, D.G. 2004, Pharmaceutical Analysis – A textbook for Pharmacy students and Pharmaceutical Chemists, Churchill and Livingstone
Recommended Book Resources
  • Skoog, DA. & West D. 2003, Fundamentals of Analytical Chemistry, Saunders
  • DC Harris 2001, Quantitative Chemical analysis, Freeman and Co.
  • Skoog, DA, Holler, FG and Nieman, TA 1997, Principles of Instrumental Analysis, Saunders
  • Kemp 1991, Organic Spectroscopy, Macmillan
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_B Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Pharmaceutical Science 3 Mandatory
TA_SAPHR_D Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Science 3 Mandatory