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Module Detailed Information for [LSM3211]
Academic Year : 2017/2018 Semester : 2
Correct as at 21 Jul 2018 05:00

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Module Title : Fundamental Pharmacology
Module Description : This module aims to provide basic principles of pharmacological science with emphasis on drug action from the molecular and cellular levels to tissue, organ and whole animal including human using lectures and practicals. The lectures will start with the classical drug receptor theory followed by molecular pharmacology of drug receptors and their regulation including receptor-mediated signal transduction and membrane ion channel function. Autonomic pharmacology (sympathetic and parasympathetic) will be introduced. The module also focuses on the pharmacodynamics of autacoids, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agents, corticosteroids and other immunosuppressants, anti-asthma drugs, anti-thrombotic agents and nitric oxide.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : 28-11-2018 PM
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
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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
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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.
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Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 9].
Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 9].

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