Pharmacology for Health Professionals (10293.1)
|Level:||Level 2 - Undergraduate Intermediate Unit|
|HECS Bands:||2, 4|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Health|
|Discipline:||Discipline of Pharmacy|
UC - Canberra, Bruce
Year Teaching Period Convener Mode of Delivery 2020 Winter Term MS Alyson STEPHENSEN (Ph: +61 2 62068524 ) ON-CAMPUS 2021 Winter Term DR Kwang Choon YEE (Ph: +61 2 62015955 ) ON-CAMPUS
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This unit will provide students with the knowledge and understanding of pharmacology and the effects that drug interactions have on different physiological systems.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Demonstrate an understanding of the principles of pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics;
2. Describe the pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of the major classes of drugs and their effects on different physiological systems; and
3. Describe the pharmaceutical agents utilised in treating eye conditions.
UC - Canberra, Bruce
- Winter Term, 2020
- Winter Term, 2019
4 hours per week, consisting of 2 hour lecture and 2 hour tutorial/practical.
Systemic Anatomy and Physiology , 6529, and Ocular Anatomy and Physiology, 10285.
Must be enrolled in the Bachelor of Vision Science, 372JA.