Module also offered within study programmes:
Code Study programme
CIM-2-320-FM-s Materials Science (Functional Materials) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CCE-2-320-WC-s Ceramics (Wzornictwo ceramiki i szkła) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CCE-2-320-CT-s Ceramics (Ceramika techniczna i konstrukcyjna) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CCE-1-013-s Ceramics - full-time studies first-cycle studies
CIM-1-005-s Materials Science - full-time studies first-cycle studies
CTC-2-320-TM-s Chemical Technology (Technologia materiałów budowlanych) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CTC-2-320-TC-s Chemical Technology (Technologia ceramiki i materiałów ogniotrwałych) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CIM-2-320-BK-s Materials Science (Biomateriały i kompozyty) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CIM-2-320-MN-s Materials Science (Zaawansowane Materiały Ceramiczne) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CIM-2-320-MF-s Materials Science (Materiały funkcjonalne) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CIM-2-420-MF-s Materials Science (Materiały funkcjonalne) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CTC-2-420-AK-s Chemical Technology (Analityka i kontrola jakości) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CCE-2-320-MK-s Ceramics (Materiały dla konserwacji i rewitalizacji) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CTC-2-331-AK-s Chemical Technology (Analityka i kontrola jakości) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CTC-2-320-TS-s Chemical Technology (Technologia szkła i powłok amorficznych) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
General information:
Name:
Neurochemistry and Neuropharmacology
Course of study:
2018/2019
Code:
CIM-2-320-FM-s
Faculty of:
Materials Science and Ceramics
Study level:
Second-cycle studies
Specialty:
Functional Materials
Field of study:
Materials Science
Semester:
3
Profile of education:
Academic (A)
Lecture language:
Polish
Form and type of study:
Full-time studies
Responsible teacher:
prof. dr hab. Silberring Jerzy (jerzy.silberring@agh.edu.pl)
Academic teachers:
prof. dr hab. Silberring Jerzy (jerzy.silberring@agh.edu.pl)
dr Drabik Anna (drabik@agh.edu.pl)
dr hab. Smoluch Marek (smoluch@agh.edu.pl)
Mielczarek Przemysław (przemyslaw.mielczarek@agh.edu.pl)
Module summary

Student gains basic knowledge about the nervous system and analytical techniques used in neurobiological research

Description of learning outcomes for module
MLO code Student after module completion has the knowledge/ knows how to/is able to Connections with FLO Method of learning outcomes verification (form of completion)
Social competence
M_K001 Student gain a sufficient knowledge about the central nervous system and is able to discuss neurobiological subjects with nonprofessionals Participation in a discussion
Knowledge
M_W001 Student knows analytical techniques used in neurobiology IM2A_W04 Test results
M_W002 Student gains knowledge about neurotransmitters and their influence on human behavior
M_W003 Student knows the role of receptors in central nervous system and their interactions with neurotransmitters and drugs
FLO matrix in relation to forms of classes
MLO code Student after module completion has the knowledge/ knows how to/is able to Form of classes
Lecture
Audit. classes
Lab. classes
Project classes
Conv. seminar
Seminar classes
Pract. classes
Zaj. terenowe
Zaj. warsztatowe
Others
E-learning
Social competence
M_K001 Student gain a sufficient knowledge about the central nervous system and is able to discuss neurobiological subjects with nonprofessionals - - - - - + - - - - -
Knowledge
M_W001 Student knows analytical techniques used in neurobiology - - - - - - - - - - -
M_W002 Student gains knowledge about neurotransmitters and their influence on human behavior - - - - - - - - - - -
M_W003 Student knows the role of receptors in central nervous system and their interactions with neurotransmitters and drugs - - - - - - - - - - -
Module content
Seminar classes:
Student gains basic knowledge about the nervous system and analytical techniques used in neurobiological research

Discussed topics:
1. Analytical methods used for the purpose of the neuropharmacological studies.
2. Analytical methods used for the purpose of the neurochemical studies.
3. Basis of neurochemistry.
4. Neurotransmission.
5. Neurogenesis, apoptosis, and necrosis mechanism.
6. Neurodegenerative diseases.
7. Pain mechanism.
8. Types and role of receptors.
9. Neurobiology of behavior.
10. Basis of addiction.
11. Pharmacological methods.
12. Test

Student workload (ECTS credits balance)
Student activity form Student workload
Summary student workload 75 h
Module ECTS credits 3 ECTS
Participation in lectures 30 h
Contact hours 10 h
Realization of independently performed tasks 15 h
Examination or Final test 20 h
Additional information
Method of calculating the final grade:

Participation in classes min. 80% of lecture hours – 60%
Written test – 40%

Prerequisites and additional requirements:

No additional requirements

Recommended literature and teaching resources:

All teaching materials will be uploaded on the server neuro.agh.edu.pl

Scientific publications of module course instructors related to the topic of the module:

Additional scientific publications not specified

Additional information:

None