166.605 (Bio-) Pharmaceutical Process Technology
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023S, VO, 1.5h, 2.5EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 1.5
  • Credits: 2.5
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Online

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to apply and understand the Basic principles of Pharmaceutical process Technology to a number of unit operations as well as to design a pharmaceutical facility on concept Level.

Subject of course

· Integral pharmaceutical processes and their classification: Biopharm, Fill and Finish, Secondary packaging
· Special Requirements for pharmaceutical facilities
· Regulatory requirements for facility design
· Functions and specification of individual unit operations
· Integration of support functions like CIP, SIP, clean media
· Example: Design of an Facility for an bulk API
· Layout of pharmaceutical facilities, Personnel and Material flow
· Requirements for cleanrooms and cleanroom conditions

Teaching methods

GMP Basic requirements, Details of hygienic process design, requirements to unit operations and the production facility

Mode of examination


Additional information

The lacture will be executed in a blocked form.



Course dates

08:30 - 13:0027.03.2023 - 30.03.2023Seminarraum BH Biosciences Vorlesungs Block
Fri08:00 - 13:0031.03.2023Seminarraum BH Biosciences 166.605: (Bio-) Pharmaceutical Process Technology
(Bio-) Pharmaceutical Process Technology - Single appointments
Mon27.03.202308:30 - 13:00Seminarraum BH Biosciences Vorlesungs Block
Thu30.03.202308:30 - 13:00Seminarraum BH Biosciences Vorlesungs Block
Fri31.03.202308:00 - 13:00Seminarraum BH Biosciences 166.605: (Bio-) Pharmaceutical Process Technology
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

Oral Exam


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Mon09:00 - 10:0024.06.2024 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/69327200572?pwd=SHVYL1lYUnpjWW1va0Rmc0toOENrQT09oral06.05.2024 09:00 - 17.06.2024 09:00TISSPrüfung 166.605
Fri13:00 - 14:0012.07.2024 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/68853962589?pwd=lidNTbNSUAXACBlVR3dRcWlT70jaol.1oral27.05.2024 09:00 - 05.07.2024 09:00TISSPrüfung 166.605
Mon09:00 - 10:0016.09.2024 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/65322739795?pwd=upI1WIik6IbQw0qjkSg8zciNGgYCBT.1oral27.05.2024 09:00 - 09.09.2024 09:00TISSPrüfung 166.605
Wed - 09.10.2024written27.05.2024 09:00 - 02.10.2024 09:00TISSPrüfung 166.605

Course registration

Not necessary



Die Vorlesungsunterlagen werden vor der jeweiligen Vorlesung im Tiss bereitgestellt.


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