DRUG QUALITY CONTROL II

Course Information
TitleΜΕΘΟΔΟΙ ΕΛΕΓΧΟΥ ΦΑΡΜΑΚΩΝ II (Ε) / DRUG QUALITY CONTROL II
CodeΝΠ42
FacultyHealth Sciences
SchoolPharmacy
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID180000283

Programme of Study: Programme of Studies 2008-

Registered students: 39
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreElective Courses844

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
600137848
Type of the Course
  • Background
  • General Knowledge
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
The use of Bioequivalence as a tool for the assessment of pharmaceuticals. Development of in vitro / in vivo correlations as a tool for the quality control of pharmaceuticals. Statistics for bioequivalence studies. Laboratory practical: Quality control assays of tablets containing acetaminophen (dissolution studies, analysis of drug content and weight uniformity).
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in an international context
Course Content (Syllabus)
The use of Bioequivalence as a tool for the assessment of pharmaceuticals. Development of in vitro / in vivo correlations as a tool for the quality control of pharmaceuticals. Statistics for bioequivalence studies. Laboratory practical: Quality control assays of tablets containing acetaminophen (dissolution studies, analysis of drug content and weight uniformity).
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Description
The lectures and tuition presentations are delivered using Powerpoint, video presentations
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures26
Laboratory Work26
Total52
Student Assessment
Description
Two (2) laboratory reports will be submitted within 2 weeks after the final laboratory class and will require analysis and interpretation of experimental data. A successful completion of the unit will be demonstrated by a final written examination at the end of the semester (grade ≥5).
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Μέθοδοι Ελέγχου φαρμάκων, Μανόλης Γεωργαράκης
Additional bibliography for study
1. Physical Pharmacy Fourth Edition, Ed. Al. Martin Lea & Febiger Philaddelphia, London 1993. 2. Pharmaceutics – the Science of Dosage Form Design, 2nd Edition, Churchill Livingstone, London 2002. 3. Drug Stability: Principles and practices Ed. C. T. Rodes and J.O. Cartensen, Marcel Dekker: New York. 1990.
Last Update
14-06-2013