Basic Good Pharmacy Practice
Teacher: Chung-Hsuen Wu,Yuh-Lih Chang ,Shao-Chin Chiang
2018/01/29 ~ 2018/03/12
6Hours/6Weeks (Course is Time End)


This courses mainly provide the pharmacists with pharmaceutical knowledge, and cultivate professional ability. The courses are inclusive of preparation of medical products, clinical pharmacy services, and the improvement of related knowledge, and so on. In the Basic Good Pharmacy Practice Course, the lecturers comprehensively show the related knowledge of GPP. Besides, professors will discuss the preparation of sterile products and chemotherapy drugs.

Course Objective


(1)  Understand the regulations and the current situation of GPP.

(2)  Realize the standards and preparation of sterile products and chemotherapy drugs.


  • Chung-Hsuen Wu
  • School of Pharmacy, Taipei Medical University / Associate Professor
  • Yuh-Lih Chang 
  • Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Department of Pharmacy / Division Chief
  • Shao-Chin Chiang
  • Koo Foundation Sun Yat-Sen Cancer Center, Department of Pharmacy / Deputy Director

Course Schedule

第1週:WEEK 1 - Part I:Introduction of Taiwan NHI ; Part II:Interduction of Good Pharmacy Practice (GPP) Courses

第2週:Week 2 - Good Pharmacy Practice Good Pharmacy Practice (GPP) in hospital setting

第3週:Week 3 - Evolution of GPP in hospital settings in Taiwan

第4週:Week 4 - Sterile practice preparation

第5週:Week 5 - Hazardous drug handling 1

第6週:Week 6 - Hazardous drug handling 2

Course Contents

Basic Good Pharmacy Practice belongs to Moocs courses and filled with practicability. Meanwhile, the series of this course will be presented in English. Both domestic learners and the learners of South Asia can study on the Internet. In the future, we will promote moderate and advanced courses. All of courses are lectured by the pharmacists and the professors of Taipei Medical University. Hope that all learners would enjoy in it.  

Course Mode

All courses are taught in English

Grading Policy

  • This part passing score is 60 (full score: 100).
  • *Quiz: 50% 
    *Midterm: 25%
    *Final: 25%

Passing Criteria

Course Passing Grade:60 Full Score 100 point


Prerequisite subjects and abilities:

The background of pharmaceutical services. 

Course Suggest

(1) GPP guidelines, FIP publication.

(2) Developing Pharmacy Practice, FIP publication.

(3) Guidelines for dispensing of medicines, Pharmacy Board of Australia.

(4) Good Dispensary Practice, Taiwan Food and Drug Administration.