University of Leeds
Pharmaceutical Technology and Quality Assurance
Pharmaceutical Technology and Quality Assurance (PTQA) is a work based programme for pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and graduates in appropriate scientific subjects; the overall objective of the course is to broaden and deepen the expertise and experience of pharmacists in technical specialities; the course addresses the continuing professional development needs of most production, quality control, radiopharmacy and aseptic services pharmacists; 6 residential weeks provide dedicated time for learning, the development of the student community and building professional relationships; successful completion of the course to Diploma level can enable UK registered pharmacists to cover the additional body of knowledge required for registration as a Qualified Person according to EC Directive 75/319; to achieve QP status students must undertake additional work in a licensed Pharmaceutical Production Unit, which produces licensed medicines, and present themselves for examination by the Joint Consultative Body.
Bachelor's of pharmacy degree, Bsc or equivalent degree in an appropriate scientific subject, together with appropriate professional experience; non-graduates must possess professional experience and demonstrate suitable academic ability.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||-||3 years|
|PgCert||Part-time||September 2016||-||12 months|
|PgDip||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Leeds||Leeds||LS2 9JT||Yorkshire and the Humber|
School of Healthcare
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