535-0225-00L  Pharmaceutical Analytics I

SemesterAutumn Semester 2022
LecturersC. Steuer
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman


535-0225-00 GPharmazeutische Analytik I Special students and auditors need a special permission from the lecturers.3 hrs
Mon07:45-08:30HCI J 6 »
Fri09:45-11:30HPV G 4 »
C. Steuer

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AbstractThis course provides the basic concepts of pharmaceutical analytics in the context of pharmacopeial regulation by Ph. Eur and Ph. Helv.
ObjectiveSummarize the structure of the Ph. Eur.
Summarize the most important pharmacopeias and their commonalities and differences (USP, JP, Ph.Eur., Ph. Helv.)
Discuss the structure of a monograph
Explain qualification of instruments and validation of methods
Explain and compare most important analytical techniques for pharmacies and pharmaceutical industry
ContentKnowledge in pharmaceutical analytics to fulfill regulatory equirements in pharmaceutical industry based on the pharmacopeia in force. Focus is set on method validation, equipment qualification, identification of functional groups and content determination of active pharmaceutical ingredients and excipients.
Lecture notesThe slides of the lectures will be provided.
LiteratureInstrumentelle Analytik, G. Rücker, M. Neugebauer, G.G. Willems; Deutscher Apotheker Verlag, Stuttgart
Arzneistoffanalyse; H. J. Roth, K. Eger, R. Troschütz; Deutscher Apotheker Verlag, Stuttgart
Introduction to Pharmaceutical Chemical Analysis; S.H. Hansen, S. Pedersen-Bjergaard, K. Rasmussen; Wiley & Sons
Prerequisites / NoticeRequirements for the practical course Pharmaceutical Analytics:
SR 2013: 6 credits Analytics/Pharmaceutical Analytics or 36 credits of compulsory lectures 2nd year
SR 2020: 7 credits Pharmazeutische Analytik I und II or 36 credits of compulsory lectures 2nd year

Performance assessment

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Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits3 credits
ExaminersC. Steuer
Typesession examination
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Mode of examinationwritten 90 minutes
Written aidsTaschenrechner, Lineal, Wörterbuch
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