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Faculty of Medicine (2010/2011)
10.3 Courses Offered By the Faculty of Medicine for Non-Medical Students


and 310B Human Physiology

covers the properties of nerve and muscle cells, the special senses, blood and body fluids, and the nervous, cardiovascular, digestive, immune, respiratory, urinary, endocrine and reproductive systems. Integration of the body's systems in maintaining homeostasis is emphasized. Priority for entry into this course is given to Biochemistry, Nutrition, Dietetics, and other students who are interested in experimental science.

CO: Biochemistry 2101

CR: Biochemistry 311A/B and Medicine 310A/B

LH: to be specified

PR: Biochemistry 2101


Introduction to General and Autonomic Pharmacology

deals with the general principles of pharmacology (dose-response relationship, drug-receptor interaction, absorption, distribution, metabolism, excretion of drugs), and drugs that affect neuromuscular and autonomic neurotransmission, the cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, and central nervous systems, and autacoids/prostanoids.

CO: Biochemistry 3106 or Pharmacy 3111

CR: Biochemistry 4220

LH: to be specified

PR: Medicine 310A/B or Biochemistry 311A/B, or Pharmacy 2002/2003 or the former Pharmacy 3201/3202.

AR = Attendance requirement; CH = Credit hours are 3 unless otherwise noted; CO = Co-requisite(s); CR = Credit can be retained for only one course from the set(s) consisting of the course being described and the course(s) listed; LC = Lecture hours per week are 3 unless otherwise noted; LH = Laboratory hours per week; OR = Other requirements of the course such as tutorials, practical sessions, or seminars; PR = Prerequisite(s); UL = Usage limitation(s).