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96065 Process Development for Therapeutics: A Perspective for Finished Dose Forms

6cp; 1hpw (lecture), 2hpw (workshop), on campus; availability: science students wishing to enrol in this subject as an elective must send a one-paragraph expression of interest for consideration to science.admin@uts.edu.au
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.

Description

Solid and topical semisolids, such as tablets and creams respectively, are common dose forms produced in the pharmaceutical industry. This subject guides students through the manufacturing process of common dose forms, from required starting materials through to formulation, steps in manufacturing and final product packaging. Students develop an understanding of how full-scale manufacturing technologies function, as well as the strategic skills required for process optimisation and validation. The impact of quality assurance on finished dose forms and the importance of quality management are also studied.

Typical availability

Autumn session, City campus


Detailed subject description.

Access conditions

Note: The requisite information presented in this subject description covers only academic requisites. Full details of all enforced rules, covering both academic and admission requisites, are available at access conditions and My Student Admin.