MEDCHEM 310 - Principles of Drug Action
Winter 2022, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Medicinal Chemistry (MEDCHEM)
Department: College of Pharmacy
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3 (Non-LSA credit).
Requirements & Distribution:
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Enforced Prerequisites:
BIOLCHEM 415 or CHEM 351 or MCDB 310; (C- or better).
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
May not be repeated for credit.
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This course is designed to help you gain a comprehensive understanding of the basic concepts related to drug actions, their physicochemical properties and interactions with their targets in bacterial, viral and malignant diseases. The class will discuss clinically available drugs used to treat infectious agents and cancer. In order to achieve the course outcomes, a basic understanding of elated topics is required. While knowledge of these topics is an absolute necessary, this course is directed towards teaching you to think critically and apply higher thought processes. Thus you will encounter a variety of activities designed with this purpose in mind and active learning will play an important role in this course.


MEDCHEM 310 - Principles of Drug Action
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 In Person
1PharmSci UG
M 2:30PM - 4:00PM
W 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: Course prerequisite- Biochemistry with a grade of C- or higher.

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