Last modified: 22 May 2019 17:07
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||30 credits (15 ECTS credits)|
This course covers an introduction to bioanalytical techniques used in pharmacology and toxicology, ADME, drug metabolism, pharmacokinetics, an introduction to toxicology, carcinogenesis, mutagenesis and biochemical mechanisms of drug action. Latterly, the course will focus on special study areas relating to pharmacology + toxicology of the renal and respiratory.
1st attempt: 1 three hour written examination paper (70%) and in-course assessment (30%) (3 practical reports (10% each). Resit:- 1 three-hour essay examination (70%) and previous continuous assessment (30%).
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
1st Attempt: 1 three-hour written examination paper (70%) and in-course assessment - essays, calculations, problem solving, laboratory reports, MCQ's (30%). Resit: 1 three-hour essay examination (70%) and previous continuous assessment (30%).
The students complete multiple formative exercises throughout the course relating to the different blocks of lectures. Formative problems and questions will also be issued in the practicals for students to attempt.