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Academic Year 2024Year School/Graduate School School of Pharmaceutical Sciences Program of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Lecture Code I7055001 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 微生物薬品学
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Antibiotics and Drug resistance
クロダ テルオ,モリタ ダイチ
Campus Kasumi Semester/Term 3rd-Year,  First Semester,  2Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (2T) Mon1-4:PHS Lecture Rm 2
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
(More Details)
Lecture using the textbook and distributed prints 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 27 : Health Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 03 : Pharmaceutical Sciences
Eligible Students
Keywords Chemotherapeutics, Antibacterial agents, Antifungi agents, Antivirus agemts, Antibiotics, Biological agents, 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
・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
・Abilities・skills of thinking ways of coping to reduce harmful effects(side effects) of madicine. ●quality ⑤

Medicinal Sciences
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Knowledge of human and biological bodies.
(Abilities and Skills)
・Development of knowledge about human and biological bodies. (advance)
・To be able to basically treat major chemical agents, substances related to the living body, and microbes. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
Purpose: You can learn about the fundamental knowledge of antimicrobial agents in order to understand the action mechanism, and to apply to antimicrobial chemotherapy. You can learn about the fundamental knowledge of the compounds produced by microbes such as antibiotics, anticancer drugs,  immunosuppressive drugs, fermentation compounds, and biological medicines in order to understand the importance of natural products. 
Class Schedule lesson1  Outline of antimicrobial agents, Antibacterial drugs 1(β-lactam)
lesson2  Antibacterial drugs 2(tetracyclines, macrolides, aminoglyosides)
lesson3  Antibacterial drugs 3(quinolones, sulfa, glycopeptides)
lesson4  Antibacterial drugs 4(antituberculous drugs, other drugs)
lesson5  Treatment of bacterial infections, Antifungal drugs
lesson6  Mid-term exam, Antiprotozoan drugs, Antiviral drugs 1
lesson7  Antiviral drugs 2, Biological medicines (including vaccine)
lesson8  Medicines produced by microorganisms, Antibiotic production
lesson9  Final exam

Mini tests will be done to confirm the understandings.

Progress of class will be changed, if understanding is not enough. 
Textbook: Chemotherapy (Nanko-do)
Documents will be distributed. 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) Textbook, Distributed prints and power point 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Read the reference books carefully for the preparation and review. 
Grading Method Mid-term exam : 60
Final exam : 40
Total: 100 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Other The SBOs for this class in the Model Core Curriculum for Pharmaceutical Education are as follows.
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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