Taught course

Pharmaceutical Quality and Good Manufacturing Practice

Institution
University of Strathclyde · Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

Relevant first degree and, preferably, some experience in the pharmaceutical industry.

Months of entry

October, September

Course content

The modules are designed to enable suitably qualified employees of the pharmaceutical industry to acquire the necessary knowledge base to submit themselves for nomination as Qualified Persons (QPs), and to sit for the Postgraduate Diploma in Pharmaceutical Quality and Good Manufacturing Practice on the strength of their coursework. Modules run over a 21-month period as a series of thirteen one-week residential modules.
Each module consists of lectures, tutorials, discussion groups and relevant visits. The cohesion of the student group rapidly develops as all participants are generally working in some aspect of quality assurance in the pharmaceutical industry.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
27 months

PGDip

part time
21 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations75
Written coursework / continuous assessment25

Course contact details

Name
Dr James Johnson
Email
j.r.johnson@strath.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 141 548 2677