University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

PHARM 7517EX - Treatment of Addiction: Pharmacotherapies

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 4
Term: Semester 1
Campus: External
Contact: Online
Restriction: Available for non-Award study after consultation with Program Director (students need to enrol at VCU and meet GradCert in International Addiction Studies entry criteria)
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: No
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Assessment: Assignments, discussion board participation and exam
Syllabus:

This course is designed to provide an overview of the pharmacological management of alcohol and drug addiction. It will cover the management of withdrawal from alcohol, sedatives, opioids, cannabis and stimulants as well as long-term management of dependence on opioids, tobacco and alcohol. Additional topics include international perspectives on management of dependence, management of dependence during pregnancy and the process of medication development.

Course Fees

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Student Status

Domestic
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What type of place are you studying in

Commonwealth supported
Full fee paying

Study Level

Undergraduate
Postgraduate Coursework
Non Award

Program of Study

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Units
EFTSL
Amount
4
0.16666
          
  

* This course is not normally offered to international students studying within Australia.


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Mon 15/03/2021 Thu 25/03/2021 Fri 07/05/2021 Fri 11/06/2021


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Independent Study
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
15797 01EX 45 35 This class does not have any timetabled face-to-face sessions. Please check MyUni or contact your Course Coordinator for details.