The application of pharmacological knowledge and principles in the development and assessment of new drugs and the treatment of disease.
|Paper title||Human Pharmacology|
|Teaching period||Second Semester|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,038.45|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$4,680.00|
- PHAL 211 and PHAL 212
- Schedule C
- Paper Structure
- Evidence-based medicine assignment - 15%
- Practicals - 25%
- Full lab report for both atria and diuretics labs (16% in total)
- Mini lab report for aortic ring, oxytocin, and antihistamine labs (9% in total)
- Final exam - 60%
- Teaching staff
- Dr John Ashton
Dr Sarah Baird
Associate Professor Steve Kerr
Associate Professor Ivan Sammut
Professor Paul Smith
Dr Lyn Wise
- Students should concentrate on lecture notes.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Ethics,
Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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- Learning Outcomes
- To give an introduction to some of the most commonly used drugs in humans
- To show how these drugs work and what their side effects are
- To gain practical experience in the use of some of these drugs