Courses in English

Faculty of Pharmacy offers a number of courses in each major subject in English. The courses are open for degree students of Pharmacy and exchange students. More information on the exact times and locations will be available in WebOodi course catalogue.

IMPORTANT: If you plan to take laboratory courses or to conduct a research project, you will need a supervisor. Contact the teachers/contact persons at least 3-4 months prior to the course. You can also contact the divisions in the Faculty of Pharmacy to inquire about supervision of laboratory work.

All course information is in WebOodi. Please note that some of the courses listed below are taught in Finnish. In such cases you can request for an English exam and study the course materials independently. You can check the teaching language of each course in WebOodi.

You can find course information in WebOodi by searching with the code or name of the course:

Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics

PROV-302         Advanced course in pharmacokinetics I  5 cr (Spring term)

PROV-307         Book exam/review in biopharmaceutics 3-5 cr

PROV-308         Cells - Biomaterials interactions, pharmaceutical and medical applications 3 cr (Spring term)

Pharmaceutical Biology

PROV-204         Biological drugs II 5 cr (Spring term)

PROV-407         Advanced immunobiology 5 cr (Autumn term)

PROV-405         Book exam or literature review in pharmaceutical biology  1-10 cr

PROV-404         Microbial lifestyles and drug discovery of antimicrobials 5 cr (Spring term)

PROV-403         Natural Products as Medicines 5 cr (Spring term)

590319              Basics in Phytotherapy 3 cr (Autumn term)
Teaching is mostly in Finnish, one lecture and two group sessions are offered in English + written exam. September-October 2018.

FARM-206        Pharmaceutical microbiology and immunology 5 cr
Possibility to take a book exam is offered.

Pharmacology

PROV-502         Neuropharmacology  5 cr (Spring term)

FARM-203         Book Exam in Medical Toxicology 5 cr (Autumn term)

Pharmaceutical Chemistry

590218              Basics of Analytical Methods  4 cr (Book exam)

PROV-605         Computational methods in drug discovery (CMDD)  5 cr (Spring term)

PROV-608         Literature exam in pharmaceutical chemistry  5 cr

You can also take the course FARM-302 Organic chemistry in molecular biosciences and pharmacy A (5 cr) as a book exam. There are two exams during the lecture course. You will need to register to the lecture course in WebOodi and write on the Additional data field that you are only coming to the exams and need questions in English. (Autumn term)

You can also take the course PROV-601 Organic chemistry in molecular biosciences and pharmacy B (5 cr) as a book exam. There are two exams during the lecture course. You will need to register to the lecture course in WebOodi and write on the Additional data field that you are only coming to the exams and need questions in English. (Spring term)

Pharmaceutical Technology

PROV-705         Controlled Release Drug Delivery 5 cr (Autumn term)

PROV-709         Introduction to spectroscopy  5 cr (Autumn term)

PROV-708         Solid state analysis of pharmaceutics 5 cr (Autumn term)

PROV-710         Nanomedicines for Biomedical Applications 5 cr (Spring term)

PROV-209         Introduction to nanosciences 5 cr (Spring term)

PROV-210         Nanoforum 2 cr (Spring term)

Social and clinical Pharmacy

PROV-802         Research methods in social and clinical pharmacy 10 cr (Autumn term)

PROV-804         Literature review in clinical pharmacy 5 cr 

PROV-801         Medication review and clinical pharmacy 5 cr 

PROV-806         Theme Seminars in Social Pharmacy 4 cr (Autumn term)

590185              Outcomes Assessment and Rationality of Drug Therapy 4 cr

Industrial Pharmacy

PROV-907         Pharmaceutical marketing, book exam 5 cr

PROV-902a       Pharmaceutical development, part I 5 cr (Book exam)

PROV-902b       Pharmaceutical development, part II 5 cr (Autumn term)

Research Practice and Other studies

PROV-212         Applied mathematical tools for pharmaceutical research   2 cr (Spring term)

PROV-211         Introduction to molecular modelling for life science students 5 cr (Spring term)

PROV-000         Research Practice for Exchange Students in the Faculty of Pharmacy 5-40 cr