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Module Detailed Information for [CM4271]
Academic Year : 2017/2018 Semester : 2
Correct as at 16 Jan 2018 13:30

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Module Information
Module Code :
CM4271 IVLE
Module Title : MEDICINAL CHEMISTRY
Module Description : This module builds on the module Biomolecules (CM3225) as well as Organic Chemistry (CM 2121). A major focus will be directed towards the identification and chemical optimization of drug molecules. It will be accompanied by presentations and case studies delivered by selected researchers from Pharmaceutical Industry. The following aspects will be covered: 1) The role of the chemist in the drug discovery process 2) Target Selection 3) Selection of chemical starting points via virtual screening techniques 4) Design of compound libraries 5) Translation of ADME-Tox data into new chemical entities 6) Intellectual property for medicinal chemists The module is suited for advanced students majoring in chemistry or applied chemistry.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : 03-05-2018 AM
Modular Credits : 4
Pre-requisite : CM2121 and CM3225
Preclusion : Nil
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : 2-1-0-0-7
Remarks : Nil
* A: no. of lecture hours per week
B: no. of tutorial hours per week
C: no. of laboratory hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week


Lecture Time Table
Class TypeWeek TypeWeek DayStartEndRoom
SL1 LECTUREEVERY WEEKTUESDAY12001400S16-0307,
SL1 LECTUREEVERY WEEKFRIDAY12001400S16-0307,

Tutorial Time Table
Attention: The tutorial timetables could be updated from time to time. Students are advised to check regularly for the latest update on the change of tutorial timing.
Class TypeWeek TypeWeek DayStartEndRoom Iteration
T01 TUTORIALEVERY WEEKWEDNESDAY13001400S8-0314,
Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 9].





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