Pharmacology

Structure Type: Course
Code: SSHP1803
Type: Compulsory
Level: Bachelor
Credits: 2.0 points
Responsible Teacher: Autio, Päivi
Teacher Team: Autio, Päivi ; Leppänen, Helena ; Isotalo, Jenni
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Course Implementations, Planned Year of Study and Semester

Curriculum  Semester  Credits  Start of Semester  End of Semester
S-SH-2013H   2 autumn   2.0        
S-SH-2013T   2 autumn   2.0        
SH-2014   2 autumn   2.0        
TH-2014   2 autumn   2.0        
S-SH-2013VK   2 autumn   2.0        
SH-2015   2 autumn   2.0        
TH-2015   2 autumn   2.0        
SH-2016   2 autumn   2.0        
TH-2016   2 autumn   2.0        
SH-2017   2 autumn   2.0        
SH-2017V   2 autumn   2.0        
TH-2017   2 autumn   2.0        

Learning Outcomes

The student knows different drug preparations. The student knows expected and harmful effects of drugs.

Student's Workload

Total work load of the course: 54 h
- of which scheduled studies: 26 h
- of which autonomous studies: 28 h
The assesment of student's own learning 1 h is included in contact lessons.

Contents

Drug preparates. Pharmacological properties of drugs. The drugs for cardiovascular diseases, hypertension, pain killers, drugs for pulmonary disesases and psychopharmaca

Recommended or Required Reading

Nurminen, M-L. 2006. Lääkehoito. 8. uudistettu painos. Helsinki. WSOY. (osoitetut osat)

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures 26 h.

Assessment Criteria

Grade 5
The student is able to
- describe and to estimate the medical treatment of central illnesses and the special characteristics of the medical treatments to be used
- to describe and to estimate the side-effects and interactions of used medical treatments

Grade 3
The Student is able to
- describe the medical treatment of central illnesses and the special characteristics of the medical treatments to be used
- to describe the side-effects and interactions of used medical treatments

Grade 1
The Student is able to
- describe the medical treatment illnesses and the medical treatments to be used
- to describe the side-effects and interactions of used medical treatments

Assessment Methods

Exam. Numerical evaluation (0-5).

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