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)||$1,080.30|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$5,159.70|
- PHAL 211 and PHAL 212
- Schedule C
Dr Sarah Baird (email@example.com)
- Teaching staff
- Paper Structure
- Evidence-based medicine assignment: 20%
20% in total
- 10% lab report
- 10% scientific debate
- Final exam: 60%
- Students should concentrate on lecture notes.
- Course outline
Lecture topics: Evidence-based medicine, cardiovascular medicine, cancer medicine, anti-inflammatories, antibiotics, respiratory, diabetes and endocrine dieases.
- 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