Pharmacy - Course - Pharmaceutical Manufacturing

  • Course Code: PHAR470
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (2Lec, 2Lab)
  • Course Type: Faculty Mandatory Courses (Ph_Un_Mand)

Course Description

The course begins with an introduction to basic principles that are involved in the manufacturing of different pharmaceutical dosage forms. It also focusses on the design and operation of equipment used for each unit operation in the industrial pharmacy as mixing, drying, size reduction, emulsification and centrifugation; and how such principles are utilized to design and specify equipment used in manufacturing solid, semisolid, sterile preparations and aerosols. Moreover, selection of proper packaging materials to ensure the stability of the manufacturing products will be considered. Pre-requisite: PHAR 361