Course Description

Course Name

Medicinal Chemistry 4H

Session: VGSS3120

Hours & Credits

20 Scotcat Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level


Short Description
This course covers various aspects of medicinal chemistry for level 4 students.
32 lectures and 5 tutorials at times to be arranged

Course Aims
To provide students with a broad scientific education at tertiary level, together with a wide and rigorous treatment of medicinal chemistry and aspects of pharmacology, appropriate for an aspiring professional medicinal chemist.
Intended Learning Outcomes of Course
Students should be able to demonstrate a knowledge and broad understanding of the central facts and the experimental basis of advanced medicinal chemistry and aspects of pharmacology. They should be able to solve problems of a numerical or logical nature in the context of this understanding. In addition students will be expected to obtain information from written and electronic archived material, to interpret critically this information and show ability in both written and oral skills

*Course content subject to change