Course Description

Neuropsychopharmacology, PHRMSCI 155

Mechanisms underlying chemical signaling processes in the nervous system. Fundamental knowledge for understanding the cellular and molecular actions of drugs and their mechanisms of action on synaptic transmission. Applied neuropsychopharmacology including major drug classes and therapeutic uses.

Key Information

Credit: 4 quarter units / 2.67 semester units credit
UC Irvine, Pharmaceutical Sciences

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Upon successful completion, all online courses offered through cross-enrollment provide UC unit credit. Some courses are approved for GE, major preparation and/or, major credit or can be used as a substitute for a course at your campus.

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UC Berkeley:
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UC Davis:
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UC Irvine:
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UC Los Angeles:
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UC Merced:
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UC Riverside:
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UC San Diego:
General Education: TMC 1 course toward upper division disciplinary breadth if noncontiguous to major

UC San Francisco:
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UC Santa Barbara:
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UC Santa Cruz:
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PHRMSCI 170A. PHRMSCI 170A with a grade of C- or better

Course Creator

Amal Alachkar
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