The objective of the course is to provide a basic understanding of pharmacognosy and phytochemistry. Pharmacognosy focuses on the study of drugs, mainly of plant origin, having a therapeutic activity.   The course includes botanical aspects (systematics and taxonomy), extraction and fractionation, valorization through biological activities and formulations.  

L'objectif principale du cours, c'est la synthèse et analyse de molécules bioactives. L’étudiant doit avoir des compétences dans les techniques spectroscopiques d'analyses a savoir, L'infrarouge, RMN. etc.