Second Cycle Programmes    (Master's Degree)
II. Master (non-thesis EE) - Institute of Health Sciences - Pharmacology (PHA)
General Description  |  Key Learning Outcomes  |  Course Structure Diagram with Credits
General Description ^
History
In the Institude of Health Sciences, the program of M.Sc. in Pharmacology without a thesis ( second program), given by the Department of Pharmacology, School of Pharmacy, started in 2009-10.
Qualification Awarded
Those completing this programme successfully are given the degree of Master of Science (M.Sc.)(without a thesis) in pharmacology
Specific Admission Requirements
To be a graduate of School of Medicine, or to have a bachelors degree (B.Sc.) in Pharmacy, Dentistry, biology or chemistry
Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)
To be a graduate of School of Medicine, or to have a bachelors degree (B.Sc.) in Pharmacy, Dentistry, biology or in chemistry
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
To complete all the required courses successfully and to prepare and defend successfully the research project done as a thesis for graduation.
Profile of The Programme
Those who are registered students of this programme are required to complete the courses in pharmacology, pharmacokinetics and toxicology of drugs, as well as learning about fields of research in Pharmacology. They are expected to carry out a literature survey on a chosen topic in pharmacology as a thesis for graduation.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
They can start their studies for a PhD degree in pharmacology and work as academics in pharmacology and/or toxicology in schools of medicine, pharmacy or dentistry, they can work in various departments of drug industry, or in drug development, can work in departments of pharmacovigilance or can work in various departments of Ministery of Health
Access to Further Studies
Those having a M.Sc. degree in pharmacology can proceed with their studies for further academic degrees in Pharmacology, starting with a PhD degree in pharmacology.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Graduation Requirements
To complete all of the required courses successfully, and as a thesis for graduation to carry out a theoreical work and present it successfully before the academic jury.
Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )
Full-Time
Address, Programme Director or Equivalent
Prof.Dr. Gül Ayanoğlu Dülger M.Ü. Eczacılık Fakültesi Farmakoloji Anabilim Dalı Başkanı Tıbbiye Cad. Haydarpaşa, istanbul 34668 e-posta: gdulger@marmara.edu.tr Tel: 02164189572 GSM 05337305765
Facilities
This program will help to improve increase national and international interaction in order to impove the education of those involved, will communicate with Universities and other educational programs as well as research institutes in order to improve education and enable student exchange and help evolution. By offering PhD programs in this field , will be able to prevent going abroad for higher education, thus preventing brain exodus. A differentcurriculum will be offered in order to enable the students to take courses from diffferent disciples.
Key Learning Outcomes ^
1 He can choose to go in to academic career in pharmacokinetics
2 He can work in drug industry
3 He can evaluate toxic effects of drugs
4 He can carry out bioavailability and bioequivalence studies
5 He can work in pharmacovigilance centers or do pharmacovigilance studies
6 He can evaluate effects of drugs on biochemical parameters
7 He can give education on subjects concerning drugs
8 He can give education on rational use of drugs
9 He can work in Ministery of health as a referee on drugs
10 He can work in ethical comitees
Course Structure Diagram with Credits ^
T : Theoretical P: Practice
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 FAR-S1..5 Elective - 1-2-3-4-5 Elective 15 0 30
Total 15 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 FAR798 Semester Project Compulsory 0 1 5
2 FAR-S6..10 Elective -6-7-8-9-10 Elective 15 0 25
Total 15 1 30
Elective
1 . Semester > FAR-S1..5 Elective - 1-2-3-4-5
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 FAR7701 Drug Absorption and Bioavailability Compulsory 3 0 6
2 FAR7703 Pharmacotherapy of the Gastrointestinal Disorders Compulsory 3 0 6
3 FAR7705 Principles Of Drug Action Compulsory 3 0 6
4 FAR7709 Over The Counter (OTC)Drugs- Nonprescription Drugs Compulsory 3 0 6
5 FAR7711 Pharmacotherapy of Affective Disorders Compulsory 3 0 6
6 FAR7713 Pharmacotherapy of neurodegenerative Diseases Compulsory 3 0 6
7 FAR7715 Pharmacotherapy of Respiratory Disorders Compulsory 3 0 6
8 FAR7717 Chemotherapy and Treatment of Infectious Diseases Compulsory 3 0 6
9 FAR7719 Pharmacotherapy of the Diseases of the Bones and Joints Compulsory 3 0 6
2 . Semester > FAR-S6..10 Elective -6-7-8-9-10
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 FAR7702 Drug Interactions Compulsory 3 0 5
2 FAR7704 Physiology for the pharmacologist Compulsory 3 0 5
3 FAR7706 Clinical Pharmacology and Approval of New Drugs Compulsory 3 0 5
4 FAR7708 Iatrogenic Diseases and the Ethiology of Adverse Drug Reactions Compulsory 3 0 5
5 FAR7710 Pharmacotherapy of the Cardiovascular Diseases Compulsory 3 0 5
6 FAR7712 Drug Use in Special Cases-Pregnancy, infants and geriatric Drug use Compulsory 3 0 5
7 FAR7714 Pharmacoepidemiology Compulsory 3 0 5
8 FAR7716 Pharmacology of Nucleer Pharmaceutics and Contrast Substances Compulsory 3 0 5
9 FAR7718 Pharmacotherapy of Endocrine Disorders Compulsory 3 0 5
10 FAR7720 Pharmacovigilance Compulsory 3 0 5
11 FAR7722 Rational Drug Use Compulsory 3 0 5

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