Biopharmaceutical Unit Processes


This module is designed to give learners a good understanding of the important processes that occur during manufacture of biotech products.  The facility design and important utilities will also be covered.  The focus in all cases is on how the processes are designed and controlled.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Detail the important facilities and utility services to the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical sector.

  2. Describe good design practice as it applies to the biopharmaceutical industry

  3. Identify the critical processes that occur during modern biopharmaceutical processing and detail the controls put in place to assure consistent operations.

  4. Outline the important aspects of a purified water treatment system, it’s validation and ongoing monitoring.

  5. Analyze the important downstream processes of a biopharmaceutical system and their monitoring and control.

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