|Student Contribution Band:||Band 4|
|Administered by:||School of Pharmacy & Molecular Sciences|
Available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Pharmacy.
The following content (~26 lectures) is common with CH1002. Physical Chemistry. What controls reaction rates? - Reactions, kinetics and mechanism. Electrochemistry - fundamentals and applications in industry and nature. Phase equilibria, colligative properties and chemical partitioning applied to environmental, industrial, physiological and biological process. Organic Chemistry. General features of organic reactions, reactive intermediates, energetics. Mechanisms and applications of major reaction types including relevant biological examples: radical substitution, electrophilic addition, nucleophilic substitution at saturated carbon. nucleophilic addition and substitution at carbonyl goups. Conjugation, resonance and aromaticity. Electrophilic aromatic substitution. Spectroscopy and structure determination. The following content (~12 lectures) is specific to PC1005. Bioinorganic Chemistry. The role of transition metal ions in biological systems: the role of haemoglobin in oxygen transport, vitamins/ mineral supplements (such as cobalt in Vitamin B12). Introductory Medicinal Chemistry. Influence of factors such as size, shape, ionisation state and substituent groups on the biological action of selected drugs.
|Townsville, Study Period 2, Internal|
|Census Date 23-Aug-2012|
|Coordinator:||Assoc. Professor Michael Oelgemoeller|
|Lecturers:||Dr Murray Davies, Mrs Shiyoh Nobile, Assoc. Professor Michael Oelgemoeller, <Person not found>, Dr Winnie Lee, Assoc. Professor Bruce Bowden, Professor Peter Junk.|
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (60%); assignments (10%); laboratory work and reports (30%).|
Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.