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Drug Therapy (Advanced) - PCOL3921

Year - 2018

This unit will consist of the same lecture series as PCOL3021. The tutorials and practical sessions will extend the work provided in PCOL321 to challenge deeper learning in the effect of drug therapy on pathophysiology of chronic diseases.

Two 1 hour lectures per week, three 2 hour tutorials-advanced material, three 3 hour practicals, elective project (equivalent to four 3 hour practicals, preference given for laboratory-based project).

One 2 hour exam, two lecture tests, practical assignment and elective project (100%)

Rang and Dale's Pharmacology, 7th edn; Drs. Humphrey P. Rang, Maureen M. Dale, James M. Ritter, Rod Flower, and Graeme Henderson (Churchill Livingstone).


A mark of 70 or above in [PCOL2011 or (BMED2401 and an additional 12 credit points from BMED240X)]




Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Pharmacology
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Slade Matthews
HECS Band: 2
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