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Neuropharmacology of Sleep I - SLEE5010

Year - 2020

Aim: To gain knowledge of the neurotransmitter systems and pharmacology involved in control of sleep and circadian rhythms. Content: Neurotransmitter Systems in Sleep: In order to understand the conditions and treatments for a range of sleep disorders and parasomnias, the neuropharmacology must be understood. These sections discuss sleep mechanisms from the perspective of neurotransmitters and neuromodulators. Some basic physiology will be included for background. Neurotransmitter Systems in Arousal.

Classes
~1 hour online lectures over 1 semester plus directed reading and independent study

Assessment
1xonline quiz (60%), 1xexam (40%)

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Sleep Medicine
Study Mode: Online
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 1.0
EFTSL: 0.021
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2

03 Aug 2020

Department/School: Sleep Medicine
Study Mode: Online
Census Date: 31 Aug 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 1.0
EFTSL: 0.021
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
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Unit of Study coordinator: Professor Colin Sullivan
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