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535-0222-AAL  Pharmaceutical Analytics

SemesterAutumn Semester 2016
LecturersC. Steuer
Periodicityevery semester recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish
CommentEnrolment ONLY for MSc students with a decree declaring this course unit as an additional admission requirement.

Any other students (e.g. incoming exchange students, doctoral students) CANNOT enrol for this course unit.


AbstractTheoretical and practical comprehension of analytical chemistry in order to solve pharmaceutical problems.
ObjectiveKnowledge in Pharmaceutical Analytics in order to solve fundamental analytical problems. Handling of the most important pharmacopeial texts and monographs.
ContentIntroduction in Pharmaceutical Analytics. Theoretical and practical considerations concerning a lot of methods in different Pharmacopeias. Identification, purity testing, stability testing, assays of drugs and drug formulations.
Lecture notesA script can be purchased at the HCI-Shop, HCI-Building, D floor.
LiteratureDavid G. Watson, Pharmaceutical Analysis, Elsevier.