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Pharmacology: How Drugs Work (PHRM20001) // Further information

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Further information

  • Texts

    Prescribed texts

    Course manual (provided)

    Recommended texts and other resources

    Although there are no prescribed textbooks for Pharmacology the following textbooks are
    recommended. All are available in the Brownless library.

    Harvey: Pharmacology, 4th edition. Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins

    Rang, Dale, Ritter, Flower and Henderson, Pharmacology, 7th edition. Churchill Livingstone

    Katzung, Basic and Clinical Pharmacology, 12th edition. Lange

    Golan, Principles of Pharmacology, (3rd edition). Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins.

    Neal, Medical Pharmacology at a Glance (7th edition). Blackwell. (revision purposes)

  • Subject notes

    This subject is available to students enrolled in the BSc, Biomedicine degree.

    Special requirements: laboratory coat.

    Experiments involving the use of animals are an essential part of this subject; exemption is not possible.

  • Breadth options
  • Available through the Community Access Program

    About the Community Access Program (CAP)

    This subject is available through the Community Access Program (also called Single Subject Studies) which allows you to enrol in single subjects offered by the University of Melbourne, without the commitment required to complete a whole degree.

    Entry requirements including prerequisites may apply. Please refer to the CAP applications page for further information.

  • Available to Study Abroad and Exchange students

    This subject is available to students studying at the University from overseas institutions on exchange and study abroad.