This programme deals with biopharmaceuticals as well as pharmaceuticals. It covers drug delivery systems for large molecules such as proteins, genes and anticancer drugs that offer innovative ways to improve the health and wellbeing of our society. It also teaches advanced formulations and delivery of small drug molecules. There is a focus on nanotechnology, dosage forms, pharmacokinetics and statistical methods used in data analysis.
Assessment methods include lectures, online tests and coursework, which includes oral and poster presentations. You will also have laboratory work in group or alone.