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Academic Year 2024Year School/Graduate School School of Pharmaceutical Sciences Program of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Lecture Code I7020002 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 薬理学I
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Pharmacology I
モリオカ ノリミツ
Campus Kasumi Semester/Term 2nd-Year,  Second Semester,  Intensive
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (Int) Inte:PHS Lecture Rm 2
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
(More Details)
lecture by using PowerPoint and its Handouts 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 2 : Undergraduate Low-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 27 : Health Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 03 : Pharmaceutical Sciences
Eligible Students
Keywords drugs, neurotransmitters, receptors, peripheral nervous system, autonomic nervous system, somatic nervous system, SDG_03 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
Criterion referenced
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
Pharmaceutical Sciences
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Knowledge and understanding of the biological maintenance system of homeostasis and the ability to adjust to the environment  ●quality⑤
・Knowledge and understanding about rational analyses of pharmacokinetics in order to to understand quantitatively madicinal effects or side effects. ●quality ⑥
・The ability of considering basic pharmacological effects of medicine to chemical structure.  ●quality ⑤
(Abilities and Skills)
・Abilities of collecting necessary information of drug treatment her/him self. ●quality ⑥
・Being able to search for toxic doses, targeted organs, symptoms of poisoning, emergency procedure and detoxication of chemical substances. ●quality ⑦

Medicinal Sciences
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Knowledge of human and biological bodies.
・The knowledge relating to mutual reaction between chemical compounds including medicine and a human body
(Abilities and Skills)
・Development of knowledge about human and biological bodies. (advance)
・Development of knowledge relating to mutual reaction between chemical compounds including medicine and a human body (application) 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
To understand basic pharmacology, and the drugs for autonomic and somatic nervous system. 
Class Schedule lesson1 An introduction of Pharmacology①
lesson2 An introduction of Pharmacology②
lesson3 An introduction of Pharmacology③
lesson4 An introduction of Pharmacology④
lesson5 An introduction of Pharmacology⑤
lesson6 An introduction of Pharmacology⑥
lesson7 A midterm examination
lesson8 An introduction of peripheral nervous system
lesson9 Drugs for autonomic nervous system① (Introduction of autonomic nervous system)
lesson10 Drugs for autonomic nervous system② (adrenergic agonists)
lesson11 Drugs for autonomic nervous system③ (adrenergic antagonists)
lesson12 Drugs for autonomic nervous system④ (cholinergic agonists)
lesson13 Drugs for autonomic nervous system⑤ (cholinergic antagonists)
lesson14 Drugs for somatic nervous system (local anesthetics)
lesson15 Drugs for somatic nervous system (neuromuscular blocking drugs) 
Handouts, but prepare a text book for review. 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) PowerPoint, Handouts 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
You should check the pharmacological action of each drug before and after every lectures. 
Grading Method Examination only 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Other SBOs【C4-(1)-②-1、C4-(2)-②-1、C4-(2)-②-2、C4-(2)-②-3、C4-(2)-③-1、C4-(2)-③-2、C4-(3)-⑤-1、C4-(3)-⑤-2、C6-(6)-①-1、C6-(6)-②-1、C6-(6)-②-2 、C6-(6)-②-3、C6-(6)-②-4、C6-(6)-②-5、C7-(1)-④-1、C7-(1)-④-2、C7-(2)-①-1、C7-(2)-①-2、C7-(2)-①-3、C7-(2)-①-4、E1-(1)-①-1 、E1-(1)-①-2、E1-(1)-①-3、E1-(1)-①-4、E1-(1)-①-5、E1-(1)-①-6、E1-(1)-①-7、E1-(1)-①-8、E1-(1)-①-9、E1-(4)-1、 E1-(4)-2、E2-(1)-①-1、E2-(1)-①-2、E2-(1)-①-3、E2-(1)-②-1、E2-(1)-②-2、E2-(1)-④-1、E3-(3)-①-1、E3-(3)-①-2、E3-(3)-①-3、E3-(3)-②-1、E3-(3)-②-2、E4-(1)-①-1、E4-(1)-①-2、E4-(1)-SBOs: ②-1、E4-(1)-②-2、E4-(1)-②-3、E4-(1)-②-4、E4-(1)-②-5、E4-(1)-③-1、E4-(1)-③-2、E4-(1)-③-3、E4-(1)-③-4、E4-(1)-③-5、E4-(1)-③-6、E4-(1)-④-1、E4-(1)-④-2、E4-(1)-④-3、E4-(1)-④-4、E4-(1)-④-5、E4-(1)-⑤-1、E4-(1)-⑤-2、E4-(1)-⑤-3、E4-(1)-⑤-4、E4-(1)-⑤-5】 
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