Programme Description

Programme Description



University of Malta

Faculty of Medicine and Surgery

Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Pharmaceutical Technology
(B.Sc. (Hons) Pharm. Tech.(Melit.))

(for courses commencing October 2020)

YEAR ONE

Year (This/these unit/s start/s in Semester 1 and continue/s in Semester 2)

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

PHR1601 Pharmaceutical Chemistry 8 ECTS (NC)
PHR1608 Laboratory Practical 1 4 ECTS (NC)
PHR1612 Health, Disease and Terminology 6 ECTS (NC)
PHR1613 Pharmaceutical Process Technology 1 8 ECTS (NC)




Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

PHR1602 Compounding and Mathematical Principles 6 ECTS (NC)
PHR1606 Career and Personal Development 4 ECTS (NC)
PHR1610 Pharmaceutical Regulatory Sciences 1 4 ECTS (NC)




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

PHR1605 Communication in Pharmacy 4 ECTS (NC)
PHR1611 Internship 1 16 ECTS (NC)




Requirement for regular progression to Year II: 60 credits

YEAR TWO

Year (This/these unit/s start/s in Semester 1 and continue/s in Semester 2)

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

PHR2605 Production and Operations Management 4 ECTS (NC)
PHR2608 Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients Manufacture 4 ECTS (NC)
PHR2609 Pharmaceutical Process Technology 2 6 ECTS (NC)
PHR2612 Medical Devices 4 ECTS (NC)
PHR3602 Data Management 6 ECTS (NC)




Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

PHR2602 Applied Pharmaceutical Sciences 4 ECTS (NC)
PHR2606 Medication and Dosage Forms 4 ECTS (NC)
PHR2607 Thermodynamics of Pharmaceutical Materials 4 ECTS (NC)
PHR2610 Pharmaceutical Regulatory Sciences 2 4 ECTS (NC)




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

PHR2604 Pharmaceutical Quality Control 4 ECTS (NC)
PHR2611 Internship 2 16 ECTS (NC)




Requirement for regular progression to Year III: 60 credits

YEAR THREE

Year (This/these unit/s start/s in Semester 1 and continue/s in Semester 2)

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

PHR3601 Project 12 ECTS (NC)




Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

PHR3603 Laboratory Practical 2 4 ECTS (NC)
PHR3611 Internship 3 16 ECTS (NC)




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

PHR2601 Pharmaceutical Drug Analysis 6 ECTS (NC)
PHR3604 Product Safety, Pharmaceutical Law and Ethics 8 ECTS (NC)
PHR3605 Pharmaceutical Validation 4 ECTS (NC)
PHR3606 Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance 6 ECTS (NC)
PHR3610 Pharmaceutical Regulatory Sciences 3 4 ECTS (NC)




Requirement for successful completion of Year III: 60 credits

Requirement for successful completion of Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Pharmaceutical Technology: 180 credits.

This programme of study is governed by the General Regulations for University Undergraduate Awards of 2019 and by the Bye-Laws for the Degree of Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Pharmaceutical Technology - B.Sc. (Hons) Pharm. Tech. - under the auspices of the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery.
 
Notes: NC = Non Compensatable
 
Last Updated: 7 May 2020
 
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The availability of optional units may be subject to timetabling constraints.
Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.
Unless for exceptional approved reasons, no changes to the programme of study for a particular academic year will be made once the students' registration period for that academic year begins.

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