Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2024Year School/Graduate School School of Pharmaceutical Sciences Program of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Lecture Code I7060001 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 製剤設計学
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Industrial Pharmaceutics
カワミ マサシ
Campus Kasumi Semester/Term 3rd-Year,  Second Semester,  4Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (4T) Mon1-4:霞R204講義室
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Lecture, Presentation, Google form-based bi-directional discussion, Learning Educational System BB9/moodle, Microsoft Teams 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 27 : Health Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 03 : Pharmaceutical Sciences
Eligible Students 3rd grade students
Keywords Physical properties of drugs and other formulation ingredients, Dosage forms, Drug delivery system,Practical work experience 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
Criterion referenced
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
Pharmaceutical Sciences
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・The basic knowledge and understanding of basic structures, physical characters and reaction of medicine and other inorganic and organic compounds. ●quality ⑤

Medicinal Sciences
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・The knowledge of chemical compounds including medicine. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
The goals of this class are to learn formulation of pharmaceuticals with the dosage forms which has an exceptional safety and efficiency and to obtain basic knowledge about the property of materials for preparations required for manufacturing and providing qualified medicinal drugs. 
Class Schedule lesson1
Introduction, Properties of Formulations (Solid Ingredients①); Text p2-23
Properties of Formulations (Solid Ingredients②, Semisolid and Liquid Ingredients); Text p24-62
Properties of Formulations (Dispersion System, Physical properties of drugs and other formulation ingredients①); Text p63-87
Properties of Formulations (Physical properties of drugs and other formulation ingredients②), Design of Formulations (Typical formulations①); Text p88-119
Intermediate examination (Properties of Formulations), Design of Formulations (Typical formulations②, formulation excepients); Text p120-136
Design of Formulations (Methods for formulation and for formulation testing), DDS (Needs of DDS, Controlled release); Text p132-166, p176-197
DDS (Targeting, Absorption enhancement); Text p198-212
Term-end examination, Summary

Term-intermediate examination, Term-end examination
Short test at each lecture in BB9/moodle

Confirmation of attendance is performed before the start of lecture by google form. 
Lecture style (Lecture; PPT, Textbook, Handouts)
You can see the screen via Microsoft Teams more clearly. 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) Textbook, Handouts, Voice teaching materials, Movies (Video / PC / Others), and moodle 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Lecture will be carried out along with textbook, so preparation and review should be performed following it.
It is important to use moodle for preparation and review 
Requirements Lecture will be provided as movie on Microsoft Teams. In addition, the lecture movie can be seen after lecture using moodle system. 
Grading Method Grading will be based on results of short test concerning each lecture in moodle (20%), term-intermediate examination (30%), and term-end examination (50%). A passing mark is more than 60% of the total score. 
Practical Experience Experienced  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it A teacher who has the experience concerning drug manufacturing in pharmaceutical company lectures on basic knowledge about industrial processes and quality tests necessary for pharmaceutical production. 
Other When there are any questions and counsels, do not hesitate to send me it by e-mail. Visit to me is also welcome.
You can learn following SBOs from this lecture.
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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