Course: Selected Chapters from History of Pharmacy

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Course title Selected Chapters from History of Pharmacy
Course code 3110/F1DF1
Organizational form of instruction Seminary
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 1
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Vranová Vilma, MVDr. PharmDr.
  • Ambrus Tünde, PharmDr. Ph.D.
Course content
- Historical sources of pharmacy. - Basics of pharmaceutical museology. - Chapters from the history of medicines. - Excursion to a museum. - Relationship between pharmacy and arts. - Historical context of CAM. - Chapters from the history of health-care in Brno.

Learning activities and teaching methods
unspecified, unspecified, unspecified
Learning outcomes
Aim of the course is to deepen students' knowledge about pharmacy and its historical development, especially by presenting some specific interdisciplinary contexts, and contribute to a better understanding of the social and cultural status of pharmacy.

Prerequisites
unspecified

Assessment methods and criteria
unspecified
Attending the seminars and excursion. Preparing and presentation of seminar work.
Recommended literature
  • Anderson, S. Making medicines: a brief history of pharmacy and pharmaceuticals. London, 2005.
  • Broncová D. (ed.). Historie farmacie v českých zemích. Praha, 2003.
  • Davies, G. Kompletní historie medicíny. Brno, 2013.
  • Chalabala, M. a kol. Encyklopédia farmácie. Martin, 1991.
  • Porter, R. Dějiny medicíny od starověku po současnost. Praha, 2013.
  • Rusek, V., Kučerová, M. Úvod do studia farmacie a dějiny farmacie. Praha, 1983.
  • Rusek, V.; Smečka, V. České lékárny. Nuga, Praha, 2000.
  • Schott, H. a kol. Kronika medicíny. Praha, 1994.
  • Svobodný, P., Hlaváčková, L. Dějiny lékařství v českých zemích. Praha, 2004.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Pharmacy Pharmacy (1) Pharmaceutical sciences 1 Summer