School of Biological and Chemical Sciences

Biomedical Pharmacology

Module code: BMD225

Credits: 15.0
Semester: SEM2
Timetable:

    Lecture
  • Semester 2: Weeks 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12: Friday 11 am - 1 pm
  • Semester 2: Weeks 5, 9, 12: Tuesday 5 pm - 6 pm
  • Semester 2: Weeks 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12: Monday 2 pm - 4 pm
    Workshop
  • Semester 2: Weeks 3: Tuesday 3 pm - 6 pm

Contact: Prof Anthony Michael
Overlap: None
Prerequisite: BMD121

This module provides an introduction to the subject of pharmacology, the study of drug action on biological systems. Initial lectures focus on important general pharmacological principles, including a consideration of how drugs are absorbed, distributed and then removed from the body. Subsequent lectures focus on the therapeutic action of drugs on example disease states of specific physiological systems.

Connected course(s): UDF DATA
Assessment: 75.0% Examination, 25.0% Coursework
Level: 5