Drug Design and Delivery (3104NSC)

This course will cover the discovery and optimisation of new drugs, their metabolism and delivery. Topics will include chemical libraries, screening and computer modelling; natural products; structure elucidation and NMR in drug discovery. It will examine the importance of drug delivery technology; the rationale behind the development of drug delivery systems and the manufacture of such systems. Topics include: chemistry of biologically important molecules (such as proteins, carbohydrates, penicillins, opiates and nucleic acids) and introduces some aspects of drug design and drug target interactions.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Undergraduate

Student contribution band

Band 2

Usually available

Nathan Semester 2

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Course profile is currently unavailable

Key dates

Course start date
9 July 2018
Last day to add a course
22 July 2018
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
5 August 2018
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
9 September 2018
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (41648) Open Thursday 12:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
N18 THEATRE 2
Central Theatres Complex
Nathan Campus
Friday 10:00 - 10:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
N55 0.06
Environment 1 Building
Nathan Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
3 July 2017
Last day to add a course
16 July 2017
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
30 July 2017
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
27 August 2017
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (40969) Thursday 12:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 12
N18 THEATRE 2
Central Theatres Complex
Nathan Campus
Friday 10:00 - 10:50
Weeks 1 - 12
N55 0.06
Environment 1 Building
Nathan Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Laboratory
Laboratory (44619) Full Tuesday 14:00 - 17:50
Weeks 6 - 7
N44 3.16B_1
Technology Building
Nathan Campus
Nanjing students only
Laboratory (44618) Monday 14:00 - 17:50
Weeks 6 - 7
N44 3.16B_1
Technology Building
Nathan Campus
Nanjing students only
Laboratory (44615) Tuesday 14:00 - 17:50
Weeks 3 - 4
N44 3.16B_1
Technology Building
Nathan Campus
Nanjing students only
Laboratory (44614) Full Monday 14:00 - 17:50
Weeks 3 - 4
N44 3.16B_1
Technology Building
Nathan Campus
Nanjing students only
Laboratory (44613) Tuesday 08:00 - 11:50
Weeks 3 - 4
N44 3.16B_1
Technology Building
Nathan Campus
Laboratory (44612) Open Monday 08:00 - 11:50
Weeks 3 - 4
N44 3.16B_1
Technology Building
Nathan Campus