Course Description


PHCM 223

Pharmaceutical Analytical Chemistry II

2 lecture hours
2 exercise hours
4 practical hours
8  ECTS credits




Introduction into the chemical principles relevant in pharmaceutical analysis, i.e., types of chemical equilibria, applying Le Chatelier’s principle, and how they affect the proceeding of a chemical reaction; calculation of pH of mono- and poly function acids and bases; buffers and their properties. Principles underlying the construction of titration curves relevant for drug analysis, such as those for acid-base-, redox-, and complexometric as well as precipitation reactions; application of the Nernst equation as well as gravimetric analysis. The course includes a theoretical and a practical part.


Course Editions

Spring 2017
Spring 2016
Spring 2012