wfarm2156  2021-2022  Bruxelles Woluwe

5 credits
40.0 h
Q1
Language
French
Prerequisites
WFARM1307 Physical pharmacy
Main themes
The course covers the understanding and implementation of formulation principles and drug manufacture in industry and community pharmacy.  The course is divided in 2 parts (WFARM2156 et 2157) and includes practical training.
The course aims at integrating the physicochemical bases necessary for the formulation and the manufacture of pharmaceutical dosage forms. The formulation of various pharmaceutical dosage forms including the role of excipients, the manufacture and their control will be discussed.
Aims

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 At the end of the formation, students are able to
- choose a pharmaceutical form adapted to the drug, the patient and the pathology
- formulate it by understanding the associated physicochemical principles and the role of excipients
- manufacture it (in community pharmacy or industry)
- verify its quality and conformity
 
Content
The course will cover the main pharmaceutical dosage forms used: solid dosage forms for oral use, pharmaceutical solutions, liquids for oral use, injectable dosage forms. The definition and relevance of the pharmaceutical forms described in the European Pharmacopoeia, the principles of their formulation, the main excipients used, the methods of manufacture in industry and community pharmacy and the controls described in the pharmacopoeia will be addressed.
Teaching methods
interactive lecture courses
formative videos
on line pharmaceutical calculations
self testing
continuous evaluation (1 essay, 3 tests)
Evaluation methods
Written exam (80%)
Continuous evaluation (20%)
Online resources
Lecture courses and pharmaceutrical calculations are available on Moodle.
Faculty or entity


Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Sigle
Credits
Prerequisites
Aims
Master [120] in Pharmacy