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Module Detailed Information for [LSM3211]
Academic Year : 2017/2018 Semester : 2
Correct as at 20 Jan 2019 05:00

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Module Title : Fundamental Pharmacology
Module Description : This module aims to provide basic principles of receptor pharmacology and of pharmacokinetics with emphasis on molecular and cellular mechanisms of action, clinical uses and adverse effects using lectures, tutorials and practicals. The lecture topics will start with the classical drug receptor theory followed by pharmacokinetics and molecular pharmacology of drug receptors and their regulation including receptor-mediated signal transduction and membrane ion channel function. Autonomic pharmacology (adrenergic and cholinergic) will be introduced. The module also focuses on the pharmacology of autacoids, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agents, corticosteroids, immunosuppressants, anti-asthma drugs, and anti-arthritic drugs.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : 03-05-2019 AM
Modular Credits : 4
Pre-requisite : LSM2211 or LSM2233
Preclusion : GEK2501
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : 2-0.5-1.5-2-5
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

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
Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 9].
1 TUTORIAL3,5,7,9,11MONDAY14001800S16-0307,
Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 9].

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