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Second Cycle Programmes (Master's Degree)

Graduate School of Health Sciences - Pharmaceutical Technology - Cosmetics - Second Cycle Programme with Thesis



General Description
History
20.08.1996
Qualification Awarded
Master Degree
Level of Qualification
Second Cycle
Specific Admission Requirements
The applicants who hold a Bachelor's Degree and willing to enroll in the Master's programme may apply to the Directorate of the Graduate School with the documents: 1-Sufficient score (at least 55 out of 100) from the Academic Staff and Graduate Study Education Exam (ALES) conducted by Student Selection and Placement Center (OSYM) or GRE Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score or Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) score equivalent to ALES score of 55. 2-English proficiency (at least 70 out of 100 from the Profiency Exam conducted by Ege University Foreign Language Department, or at least 50 out of 100 from ÜDS (University Language Examination conducted by OSYM) or TOEFL or IELTS score equivalent to UDS score of 50. The candidates fulfilling the criteria outlined above are invited to interwiev. The assessment for admission to masters programs is based on : 50% of ALES, 25% of academic success in the undergraduate programme (cumulative grade point average (CGPA) ) and 25% of interview grade. The required minimum interview grade is 50 out of 100. The candidates having an assessed score of 60 at least are accepted into the Master's programme. The results of the evaluation are announced by the Directorate of Graduate School.
Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)
The rules for recognition of formal prior learning are well defined. A student who is currently enrolled in a Master's Degree programme in the same discipline at another institution and has successfully completed at least one semester, upon submitting all required documents before the deadline, may transfer to the Master's Programme at EGE University upon the recommendation of the department administration and with the approval of the Administrative Committee of the Graduate School. The decision taken will also include eligibility for exemption from some course requirements of the graduate program. Students who transfer from another university must be successful in the EGE University English Proficiency Exam or in an equivalent English examination. Recognition of prior non-formal and in-formal learning is at the beginning stage in Turkish Higher Education Institutions. Ege University is not an exception to this.
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
The programme consists of a minimum of seven courses delivered within the graduate programme of the department and in related fields, one seminar course, and thesis, with a minimum of 21 local credits. The seminar course and thesis are non-credit and graded on a pass/fail basis. The duration of the programme is four semesters. The maximum period to complete course work in a masters program with thesis is 4 semesters. However, with the approval of their advisors, students can in subsequent semesters take additional departmental courses with or without credits. The total ECTS credits of the programme is 120 ECTS. A student may take undergraduate courses on the condition that the courses have not been taken during the undergraduate program. However, at most two of these courses may be counted to the Master's course load and credits. Students must register for thesis work and the Specialization Field course offered by his supervisor every semester following the semester, in which the supervisor is appointed. A student who has completed work on the thesis within the time period, must write a thesis, using the data collected, according to the specifications of the Graduate School Thesis Writing Guide. The thesis must be defended in front of a jury. The Master's thesis jury is appointed on the recommendations of the relevant Department Chairperson and with the approval of the Administrative Committee of the Graduate School. The jury is composed of the thesis supervisor and 3 to 5 faculty members. Of the appointed jury members, up to one may be selected from another Department or another University. In case the jury consists of 3 members, the co-supervisor cannot be the jury member. A majority vote by the jury members determines the outcome of the thesis or examination. The vote can be for "acceptance", "rejection" or "correction". The Department Chairperson will inform the Director of the Graduate School, in writing, of the jury's decision within 3 days. To correct or change a thesis found incomplete and/or inadequate by the jury, the jury must specify in its report that such corrections are necessary. A student may be given, by a decision of the Administrative Committee of the Graduate School, up to three months to complete the corrections. The student must then retake the thesis examination.
Profile of The Programme
To be able to take advantage of directory and additional information and calculate the necessary amount that is wanted for each component in cosmetic formulation and calculate dilution and percentages and also having essential information and ability to apply on the field of searching ,producing and devoloping cosmetic formulation and searching medical products. Apart from this to be able to apply and get experience about the chemical,physical,biological and analyse of preparats and cosmetic side supplies, to be able evaluate the defined datas statistically.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
Students who have master degree of cosmetic science have opportunity of working various positions at cosmetic and drug industry. Besides they can have academic carrier and work as a researcher in universities in the same fields.
Access to Further Studies
Graduates who successfully completed the Master's Degree may apply to doctorate (third cycle) programmes in the same or in related disciplines.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Searching papers and translating 20 Seminars 2 Mid term exam 1
Graduation Requirements
Graduation requirements are explained in the section “Qualification Requirements and Regulations” .
Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )
Full-Time
Address, Programme Director or Equivalent
Prof. Dr. Özgen Özer Ege Üniversitesi Ege University Faculty of Pharmacy Department of Pharmaceutical Technology ozgen.ozer@ege.edu.tr
Facilities
Pharmaceutical technology student and research labaratory, Faculty of Pharmacy Computer Center and FABAL Pharmaceutical Science Research Laboratory

Key Learning Outcomes
1To be able to use basic and practical sciences in the field of pharmacy by conjoining with pharmacy profession applications.
2In consideration of scientific method recognizing and defining the problem, hypothesize, apply the solution methods and get solution proposals.
3To be able to analyze,make solution offers,interpret and integrate the pharmacy knowledge with different disciplines.
4To be able to take advantage of directory and additional information and calculate the necessary amount that is wanted for each component in cosmetic formulation and calculate dilution and percentages.
5To have essential information and ability to apply on the field of searching ,producing and devoloping cosmetic formulation and searching medical products.
6To be able to apply and get experience about the chemical,physical,biological and analyse of preparats and cosmetic side supplies, to be able evaluate the defined datas statistically.
7To be able to make true decisions related to the existence of suitable equipments and components that are required during the preparation of cosmetic products.
8To be able to define true and reliable cosmetic formulation and providing quality guarantee.
9To be able to evaluate the requirements related to present rules and laws.
10To be able to coordinate with the working practical applies and rules of the jobs, to be able to grade oneself to the applied work standarts and informations, to be able to apply the directions about the preparing pharmatical products.
11To be able to identify the factors that will affect the operation and stabilization of cosmetic formulation.
12To be able to optimize packaging, labeling and storing cosmetic formulation.

Key Programme Learning Outcomes - NQF for HE in Turkey
TYYÇKey Learning Outcomes
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KNOWLEDGE1
2
SKILLS1
2
3
COMPETENCES (Competence to Work Independently and Take Responsibility)1
2
3
COMPETENCES (Learning Competence)1
COMPETENCES (Communication and Social Competence)1
2
3
4
COMPETENCES (Field Specific Competence)1
2
3

Course Structure Diagram with Credits
T : Theoretical P: Practice L : Laboratory
1. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9303125032011 Cosmeceuticals used in cosmetics Compulsory 4 0 0 4
2 930312SEÇ.YL1 ELECTIVE COURSES Elective - - - 16
3 9303125212002 Formulations and production technology in Cosmetics I Compulsory 2 4 0 6
4 9303125082011 Quality control in cosmetics Compulsory 2 0 0 4
Total 8 4 0 30
 
2. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 930312SEÇ.YL2 ELECTIVE COURSES Elective - - - 12
2 9303125222002 Formulation and production technology of cosmetic preparations II Compulsory 2 4 0 6
3 9303125422016 Scientific Research Techniques and Research and Publication Ethics Compulsory 1 0 0 2
4 SBEYLSEM500 Seminar Compulsory 0 0 0 6
5 9303125382011 Skin and Skin Delivery Strategies of Cosmotic Substances Compulsory 2 2 0 4
Total 5 6 0 30
 
3. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 SBEYLUAD501 Specialization Field Course Compulsory 0 0 0 4
2 SBEYLTEZ501 Thesis Compulsory 0 0 0 26
Total 0 0 0 30
 
4. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 SBEYLUAD502 Specialization Field Course Compulsory 0 0 0 4
2 SBEYLTEZ502 Thesis Compulsory 0 0 0 26
Total 0 0 0 30
 
ELECTIVE COURSES
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9303125062005 Trends In Cosmetic regulation Elective 1 0 0 2
2 9303125121998 Drugs And Cosmetic Preservation Elective 2 0 0 4
3 9303125141998 Dermatological preparation and Their formurations I Elective 2 0 0 4
4 9303125151998 Physical pharmacy I Elective 2 4 0 9
5 9303125191998 Quality control in drugs I Elective 4 4 0 12
6 9303125201998 Quality control in drugs II Elective 4 4 0 12
7 9303125252011 Basic Processes applied in Pharmaceutical Technology Elective 2 2 0 6
8 9303125262014 Cosmetics II Elective 4 4 0 6
9 9303125272015 Cosmetics I Elective 4 4 0 7
10 9303125282011 Technology Of Controlled Release Preparations II Elective 4 4 0 12
11 9303125292011 Technology Of Controlled Release Preparations I Elective 4 4 0 12
12 9303125301998 Physical pharmacy II Elective 2 4 0 9
13 9303125312011 Computer applied Biostatistics Elective 3 0 0 5
14 9303125342013 Semisolide Dosage Forms' Technology Elective 2 2 0 4
15 9303125352011 Preformulation Elective 2 2 0 6
16 9303125362014 Tests applied to Cosmetic Products Elective 2 2 0 5
17 9303125372014 Chemical Kinetics and General Stability Elective 2 2 0 4
18 9303125392011 Solubility and Formulation of Drugs With Low Solubility Elective 3 2 0 8
19 9303125402014 Rheology Elective 2 2 0 4
ELECTIVE COURSES
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9303125062005 Trends In Cosmetic regulation Elective 1 0 0 2
2 9303125121998 Drugs And Cosmetic Preservation Elective 2 0 0 4
3 9303125141998 Dermatological preparation and Their formurations I Elective 2 0 0 4
4 9303125151998 Physical pharmacy I Elective 2 4 0 9
5 9303125191998 Quality control in drugs I Elective 4 4 0 12
6 9303125201998 Quality control in drugs II Elective 4 4 0 12
7 9303125252011 Basic Processes applied in Pharmaceutical Technology Elective 2 2 0 6
8 9303125262014 Cosmetics II Elective 4 4 0 6
9 9303125272015 Cosmetics I Elective 4 4 0 7
10 9303125282011 Technology Of Controlled Release Preparations II Elective 4 4 0 12
11 9303125292011 Technology Of Controlled Release Preparations I Elective 4 4 0 12
12 9303125301998 Physical pharmacy II Elective 2 4 0 9
13 9303125312011 Computer applied Biostatistics Elective 3 0 0 5
14 9303125342013 Semisolide Dosage Forms' Technology Elective 2 2 0 4
15 9303125352011 Preformulation Elective 2 2 0 6
16 9303125362014 Tests applied to Cosmetic Products Elective 2 2 0 5
17 9303125372014 Chemical Kinetics and General Stability Elective 2 2 0 4
18 9303125392011 Solubility and Formulation of Drugs With Low Solubility Elective 3 2 0 8
19 9303125402014 Rheology Elective 2 2 0 4
 
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