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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.

Catalogue data

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.

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits4 credits
ExaminersC. Steuer
Typesession examination
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Mode of examinationoral 15 minutes
This information can be updated until the beginning of the semester; information on the examination timetable is binding.

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535-0222-AA RPharmaceutical Analytics
Self-study course. No presence required.
120s hrsC. Steuer


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Medicinal and Industrial Pharmaceutical Sciences MasterCourse Units for Additional Admission RequirementsE-Information
Pharmaceutical Sciences MasterCourse Units for Additional Admission RequirementsE-Information