Applied pharmaceutical science First cycle degree

Class: L-29 - Pharmacy

Duration: 3 years

Branch: Padova

Language: Italian


EU students and non-EU students with residency in Italy: 70

Number of non-EU students resident abroad: 3

of which Chinese ("Marco Polo" Programme): 1


Brief overview of the course

Characteristics and objectives
The degree course trains professionals with an adequate knowledge of cultural and scientific contents required by the professional class area L-29. A graduate student has a basic knowledge of chemistry, biology, mathematics, physics and computer science, which are all preparatory materials for curriculum subjects. The degree course aims to give to the student the knowledge of the supply chain leading to management, quality control and development of the production, processing, marketing of medicinal plants and their derivatives.

Occupational opportunities
formulation, quality control, packaging and marketing of medicinal plants with the aim of improving both the product and its use. He can work as technician for the protection of wild medicinal plants and check their collection in the administrations of the Region and the Province. His professional activity can take place: in herbalist's shop and pharmacies with herbal department, in the manufacturing, wholesale and import of medicinal plants, as well as in companies involved in plants extraction, transformation and control of raw plant materials; in pharmaceutical companies operating in the production of herbal remedies, homeopathic products and dietary supplements made from medicinal plants; in areas involving the promotion and advertising of products made from raw plant materials; further occupational areas include public and private organizations dealing with awareness on products based on raw plant materials.

Access modalities
This course does not consider a direct continuation of studies with a master degree.

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