Summer School 2014 Subject List
Essentials of Pharmacology (PCOL2555) - Opens 12 Oct 2012
|Faculty: Medicine (Sydney Medicine School)
Credit Points: 6
Instructors: There are no Instructor details available for this course.
|Start Date: 03 Jan 2013
End Date: 07 Feb 2013
Status: Places available
Enrolments Open: 12 Oct 2012
Enrolments Close: 07 Dec 2012
Census date: 14 Jan 2013
On-time withdrawals close: 10 Dec 2012
Costs: Local - $4350.00 *
International - $4680.00 *
* Please note: Fees are indicative - while every effort is made to display the correct fees, final fees may vary.
Available to audit: No
Open to HSC graduates?: No
This unit of study introduces students to the principles of drug action and allows them to develop an understanding of the therapeutic applications of drugs based on their underlying pharmacodynamic properties. It covers cardiovascular and renal drugs, chemotherapy, analgesics and anti-inflammatory agents, respiratory and gastro-intestinal drugs, drugs affecting peripheral and central neurotransmission and the principles of chemotherapy.
4 x online quizzes, 1 x practical report, 1 x 2hr exam
Start Date: 03 Jan 2013 End Date: 07 Feb 2013
Lectures: Thursdays, 10:00 to 12:00 hrs and 13:00 to 17:00 hrs
Lectures: Pharmacology Comp Laboratory 1 (Rm 211) - Bosch Building
Exam: Bosch Lecture Theatre 1
Medical Pharmacology at a Glance