Study unit
4218513 Introduction to Pharmacology and Toxicology Laboratory, 4 Cp  
Code 4218513  Validity 01.01.2010 -
Name Introduction to Pharmacology and Toxicology Laboratory  Abbreviation IPTL 
Credits 4 Cp Date of expiry  
TypeAdvanced Studies Subject0718 Pharmacology 
ClassStudy Unit  Hours  
Study right   Grading0-5 
Recommended scheduling 
   
Organisation Pharmacy (K) 

Teachers
Name
Markus Storvik 

Description
Learning outcomes 

To gain an introduction to safety aspects of laboratory work; - To learn basic laboratory techniques - to learn the significance of terms used in pharmacology and toxicology and how these are calculated - To be able to  design experiments and collect and handle data - To introduce students to the research work being conducted in the department.

 
Content 

See above.

 
Modes of study 

Competence Test (Electronic Re-Exams organized during the autumn term)

 
Teaching methods 

AUTUMN 2020: Lectures are held online.

Lectures 16 h, Tutorial 27 h, Group Work 10 h, Independent Study 28 h. Details: Lectures on safety and also on departmental research topics are compulsory.

 
Study materials 

Lectures and handouts, much of the material is in the Moodle platform. The course book is  Introduction to Toxicology, by John Timbrel, Third Edition (2001) or later edition, also available on UEF library as electronic book.

 
Evaluation criteria 

Competence Test (Electronic Re-Exams organized during the autumn term) which can be answered in English or in Finnish. Full and complete participation on the laboratory exercises and seminars.

 
Teachers 

University researcher Markus Storvik

 
Time 

Autumn 2020

 
Offering data 

PR4, ToxEn, Exchange Students of Pharmacy

 
Key words 

Pharmacology; toxicology, Introductory course

 
Campus 

Kuopio

 
Further information 

Teaching language: English

Organizing department: School of Pharmacy

Course director Markus Storvik, markus.storvik(at)uef.fi

Office: Maiju Laitinen, maiju.laitinen(at)uef.fi

 


Letter (J, K) in front of the name of the course/exam indicates the campus on which teaching or exam takes place: J = Joensuu, K = Kuopio.

Present and future teaching
Functions Name Type Cp Teacher Timetable
Registration ended
K: Introduction to Pharmacology and Toxicology Laboratory  Lecture and exercise course  Markus Storvik  01.09.20 -07.10.20

Future exams
Functions Name Type Cp Teacher Timetable
Register K: Introduction to Pharmacology and Toxicology Laboratory, final exam  Examination  Markus Storvik 
07.10.20wed 08.00-12.00