Physics in Pharmaceutical Scineces

Course Information
TitleΦυσική στις Φαρμακευτικές Επιστήμες / Physics in Pharmaceutical Scineces
FacultyHealth Sciences
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
Course ID600013720

Programme of Study: PPS Tmīmatos Farmakeutikīs (2018-)

Registered students: 131
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSCompulsory Course115

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • General Knowledge
Course Type 2011-2015
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Consolidation of basic principles of Physics Approximate and exact methods to solve problems Applications in the human body. Applications in medical diagnostic techniques
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Respect natural environment
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
The problem of scaling in living organisms. Equilibrium of rigid bodies: forces and torques. Work- Energy-metabolism. Fluid mechanics. Oscillations and waves. Sound waves. Geometrical Optics- Optical devices – Laser. Temperature and Heat. Χ-rays. Bioelectricity
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Multimedia
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
Student Assessment
The student performance is assessed via a written final examination at the end of the semester. The students are asked to handle questions on theory and exercises. The individual subjects are equivalent in terms of the credit points. The examination is typically 2-3 hours long. The examination schedule is issued by the School of Pharmacy. There is provision for oral examination or examination on a term-paper for students from abroad or with disabilities (as determined by the Greek law)
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative, Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1. Βιβλίο [41959145]: Φυσική (Ενιαίο), Halliday David, Resnick Robert, Walker Jearl, Παπανικόλας Κ. (Γενική Επιμέλεια), Τζαμτζής Γ. (Συντονισμός), Καραμπαρμπούνης Α., Κοέν Σ., Σπυράκης Π., Στυλιάρης Ε., Τζανετάκης Π. (επιμ.) 2. Βιβλίο [8480]: ΦΥΣΙΚΗ ΜΕ ΕΦΑΡΜΟΓΕΣ ΣΤΙΣ ΒΙΟΛΟΓΙΚΕΣ ΕΠΙΣΤΗΜΕΣ, ΚΑΜΠΑΣ Κ.-ΠΟΛΥΧΡΟΝΙΑΔΗΣ Ε. 3. Βιβλίο [32997839]: Φυσική για τις Επιστήμες Ζωής, Newman Jay 4. Βιβλίο [12861124]: Η φυσική στη βιολογία και την Ιατρική, DAVIDOVITS 5. Βιβλίο [30328]: Πανεπιστημιακή φυσική, Young Hugh D. 6. Βιβλίο [29457]: Πανεπιστημιακή φυσική, Young Hugh D.
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