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VPS3052

Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

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Monash University Handbook 2010 Undergraduate - Unit

6 points, SCA Band 0 (NATIONAL PRIORITY), 0.125 EFTSL

LevelUndergraduate
FacultyFaculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
OfferedParkville Second semester 2010 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Dr Laurence Orlando

Synopsis

The aim of the unit is to:

  1. Provide students with exposure to formulation science in an industrial setting;
  2. To give students experience in working in teams, problem solving and preparation of reports.

Objectives

At the end of this unit students will be able to:

  1. Understand how formulation science projects are run in the industry;
  2. Design an experimental approach to solving a formulation problem;
  3. Prepare a technical report on experimental work conducted.

Assessment

Satisfactory performance at industrial site and project written report

Chief examiner(s)

Dr Laurence Orlando

Contact hours

140 hours of practical placements

Prerequisites

VPS2021 Analytical methods
VPS3071 Formulation chemistry III

Additional information on this unit is available from the faculty at:

http://www.monash.edu.au/muso/