Universität Wien FIND

Return to Vienna for the summer semester of 2022. We are planning to hold courses mainly on site to enable the personal exchange between you, your teachers and fellow students. We have labelled digital and mixed courses in u:find accordingly.

Due to COVID-19, there might be changes at short notice (e.g. individual classes in a digital format). Obtain information about the current status on u:find and check your e-mails regularly.

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322075 VU Selected Chapters of Pharmaceutical Technology and Biopharmaceutics - MA8 - M7 (2022S)

(2 Kurse)

1.00 ECTS (1.00 SWS), SPL 32 - Pharmazie
Continuous assessment of course work


Language: German



Limited number of participants, ranking may be based on the following criteria:
1.) PR Magistral drug production pos. completed
2.) VO dermatics and cosmetics pos. completed

The class consists of lectures and a lab class (29th or 30th of June 2022). Places are limited, contact sonja.holzmann@univie.ac.at for admission.


Aims, contents and method of the course

The course provides an introduction to cosmetic skin research and cosmetic law in the European Union with special focus on natural cosmetics. An introduction to selected cosmetic formulations is given and the products are prepared in a practical working session.

Assessment and permitted materials

Written examination (20 minutes).

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The exam consists of 10 questions. Each question is awarded 2 points, so a maximum of 20 points can be reached. A positive grade is obtained with over 50% of correct answers (11 points). Grades: 11-12 Punkte Genügend, 13-14 Punkte Befriedigend, 15-17 Punkte Gut, 18-20 Punkte Sehr Gut.

Examination topics

Contents of the presentations.

Reading list

Barel, Paye, Maibach, Handbook of Cosmetic Science and Technology, 4th edition, CRC press, 2014.
M. Rosen, Delivery System Handbook for Personal Care and Cosmetic Products: Technology, Applications and Formulations, William Andrew, 2005.
S. Elsässer, Körperpflegekunde und Kosmetik, Springer, 2020.

Association in the course directory

MA8, MA23

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