Undergraduate Course: Pharmacology Synoptic Examination (PHBM10017)
|School||Deanery of Biomedical Sciences
||College||College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 10 (Year 4 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||Synoptic examination assessing general expertise in Pharmacology.
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2018/19, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Summative Assessment Hours 2,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 2,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||100% Written Examination.
||Hours & Minutes
|Main Exam Diet S2 (April/May)||1:30|
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Increased understanding of biological processes.
- assess knowledge that you should have established during foundation courses in the medical or science curriculum, and during the Drugs Receptors and Therapeutics course I and II.
- assess development of acritical understanding of the principal theories, concepts and principles of pharmacology
- assess familiarity with new developments in the discipline
|During your final Honours year you should, for example, be keeping abreast of any major developments in Pharmacology reported in the leading broad scientific journals such as Nature, Science or specific discipline-based journals such as British Journal of Pharmacology or, Molecular Pharmacology during your Honours year. You may also find reviews of interest in Trends in Pharmacological Science or in Pharmacology Reviews.|
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Course organiser||Prof Sue Fleetwood-Walker
Tel: (0131 6)51 1696
|Course secretary||Mr Benjamin Harrison
Tel: (0131 6)51 1824