Second Cycle Programmes    (Master's Degree)
Master (with thesis) - Institute of Health Sciences - Pharmaceutical Technology
General Description  |  Key Learning Outcomes  |  Course Structure Diagram with Credits
General Description ^
History
Pharmaceutical Technology Department was found in 1987. It is one of the sub department of Marmara University, Faculty of Pharmacy, Division of Pharmaceutical Technology.
Qualification Awarded
Graduate students who succeeded all the requirements of the program get Masters Degree
Specific Admission Requirements
Graduate student of Faculty of Pharmacy
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
The duration of Master degree in Pharmaceutical Technology area is 2 years. Students who succeeded at least 21 credits of class can start the thesis level
Profile of The Programme
Students who finished requirements of Masters Degree know the application areas and the scope of Pharmaceutical Technology. Know the principle and test techniques of Pharmaceutical Technology. Knows the information about manufacturing methods in drug industry. Know idea about bioequivalence, bioavailability, and pharmacokinetics. Know controlled release dosage form and polymers in the scope of controlled drug delivery systems.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
Chance of working in drug industry and in national and international academic departments
Access to Further Studies
Doctorate
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
40% inter semester evaluation (such as midterm, seminars and projects), 60% of Final semester evaluation (such as Final, project). Defense of Master thesis according to the academic requirements.
Graduation Requirements
Success in all courses taken during the program and acceptance of thesis by thesis jury
Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )
Full-Time
Address, Programme Director or Equivalent
Haydarpaşa Campus 34668/Haydarpasa, 90 216 414 29 62, Head of Division: Prof. Dr. Betül Dortunç
Facilities
Laboratory equipment used in Pharmaceutical Technology studies and network systems for required articles
Key Learning Outcomes ^
1 The students who complete this course would learn bioequivalance, bioavailability, and pharmacokinetics.
2 Knowledge about controlled release dosage forms and polymers in the scope of controlled drug delivery systems.
3 Recent developments about powder, granule, tablet technology, and solid dosage forms.
4 The importance of solubility and dissolution rate in bioavailability.
5 Knowledge about fluidized bed system, which are used in drug industry.
6 Stability and stability test of drugs.
7 Knowledge about analytical tests which are used in pharmaceutical technology.
8 Mathematical modelling and experimental design.
9 Literature searching.
10 Writing project ability about the subjects of pharmaceutical technology.
11 Leading a research about the subjects of pharmaceutical technology.
12 Writing an article with the results of obtained data.
Course Structure Diagram with Credits ^
T : Theoretical P: Practice
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 FTK701 Controlled Release Systems I Compulsory 3 0 6
2 FTK705 Literature Search I Compulsory 3 0 6
3 FTK707 Tableting Technology I Compulsory 2 0 4
4 FTK711 Biopharmacy I Compulsory 3 0 6
5 FTK-S1,2-YL Elective - 1-2 Elective 4 0 8
Total 15 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 FTK700 Seminar Compulsory 0 2 2
2 FTK702 Controlled Release Systems II Compulsory 3 0 8
3 FTK706 Literature Search II Compulsory 3 0 6
4 FTK708 Tableting Technology II Compulsory 2 0 4
5 FTK712 Biopharmacy II Compulsory 3 0 6
6 FTK-S3-YL Elective - 3 Elective 2 0 4
Total 13 2 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 Thesis Compulsory 60
Elective

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