Learning beyond Syllabus


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Utilization of Modern Tools in Chemistry:

Drawing of chemical structure using different computer software like Chem. Draw, ISIS draw and determination of physical properties.


Herbal Cosmetics:

Introduction, Scope, Formulation and evaluation of Herbal cosmetics used in: Hair care, skin care, anti-wrinkles & anti-aging

3. Diagnostic techniques:

Introduction to basic medical terms and different diagnostic test.

4. Herbarium Development


5. Study of Advanced Diagnostic Techniques:

Introduction & Applications of New diagnostic techniques for various diseases –ELISA, Immunoblotting Technique.

6. Coordinate Geometry:

Distance formula, section formula, Area of triangle.


7. Combinatorial Chemistry:

General introduction and applications of combinatorial chemistry.

8. Advanced dissolution software’s:

Introduction and application for calculation in in-vitro release of drug from dosage.

9. Pharmacovigilance:

Definition, scope, objective and methods of pharmacovigilance.

10. Marine Sources:

Definition, Classification of important bioactive agents from marine sources, Study of Marine toxins, Marine biomedicals falling under the class of Cardiovascular, Anticancer, Antimicrobial, Anti-inflammatory and Antibiotic drugs.


11. Hyphenated Techniques:

Introduction to hyphenated techniques and their applications in pharmacy like GC-MS, LC-MS, LC-NMR, LC-MS-MS, LC-FTIR, GC-MS-MS, GC-GC-MS, GC-NMR, GC-AES.

12. Quality By Design of Experiments, Formulation By Design: USFDA’s view of QBD,elements of QBD, OBD tools, Design of experiments, methods & applications. Optimization techniques: concept of optimization, optimization parameters, classical optimization. Statistical design (simplex & factorial design)
13. Eco Friendly Packaging Materials: Introduction & advantages of eco friendly packaging materials & machinery used in the pharmaceutical industry.
14. A. Toxicity studies: Introduction, Calculation of LD50 & ED50 values & OECD guidelines.

B. CPCSEA Guidelines for laboratory animal facilities.

15. Biostatistics: Applications of mathematics in analyzing the results through statistical techniques like standard deviation, standard error, chi-square test, correlation. Basic statistics-averages statistics of dispersion, coefficient of variation and analysis of variance.
16. Transgenic plants: Introduction & applications of Herbicide resistant, Virus resistant, Insect resistant, Fungi and Bacterial resistant plants. Transgenic plants with improved storage proteins, Stress- cold –drought tolerant plants.
17. Communication Skills: Unit I: Communication: Meaning, nature, importance and purpose of communication, type of communication, process of communication, communication network in an organization strategy for effective communication, verbal and non-verbal communication, barrier to communication, essential of good communication, communication technique

Unit II: Reading skill:  purpose, process, methodologies, and strategy

Unit III: Effective working skill: Elements of effective writing, Main forms of written communication: Agenda, minutes, notice, writing of CV, memo, drafting an email press release, correspondence: personal, official and business report writing

Unit IV: Remedial grammar and usage: Important aspect of English grammar and usage, phrases and clauses

Unit V: Presentation skill: Interview, public speaking, preparing the speech


The student will be required to submit practical assignment before examination.

·         Writing CV

·         Memo writing

·         Letter writing (Employment related, correspondence, correspondence with govt. authorities, office orders, Enquiries and replies)

·         Business letters

·         Preparing agenda for meetings

·         Essay writing

·         Report writing

·         Press release

18. Project Work at UG level
19. Co-curricular activities

Industry oriented: Short term course of pharmaceutical marketing, Quality control and Quality assurance, Industrial training of at least one month

Hospital oriented: Training at hospital level as defined by Pharmacy council of India

20. Extra-curricular activities:

Societal and professional: Participation of student in at least two health awareness activities in an academic session


Mapping of CBS with PO

Content Beyond the Syllabus PO 1 PO 2 PO 3 PO 4 PO 5 PO 6 PO 7 PO 8 PO 9 PO 10 PO 11
Utilization of Modern Tools in Chemistry: 3     3              
Herbal Cosmetics 3               3 3  
Diagnostic techniques       3   3         3
Herbarium Development 3 3               3 3
Study of Advanced Diagnostic Techniques       3   3         3
Coordinate Geometry     3               3
Combinatorial Chemistry 3     3              
Application of advance dissolution software for calculation in In-Vitro release of drugs from dosage       3             3
Pharmacovigilance 3           3        
Marine natural products 3               3    
Hyphenated Techniques       3   3          
Quality By Design of Experiments, Formulation By Design 3 3 3                
Eco Friendly Packaging Materials 3                 3  
Toxicity studies

CPCSEA Guidelines

3           3        
Biostatistics 3   3                
Transgenic plants 3 3 3             3 3
Communication Skills: PDP, English speaking & writing               3     3
Project Work at UG level 3 3   3 3     3      
Skill Development   3 3   3 3