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: 153
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSCompulsory Course115

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of the teaching and exams, students should have a basic knowledge of the Energy, Fluid engineering. Oscillations Sound. Geometric Optics - Optical Instruments - Laser. Heat - Temperature. X-rays. Bioelectricity necessary qualifications to work as pharmacists.
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
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • 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)
Introduction to the graphical representation of data, errors, error propagation and fitting. 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
experimental errors, forces & torques, work & energy, fluids, wavws, optics, heat, X-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
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Course Organization
Student Assessment
The student performance is assessed via a written final examination at the end of the semester. The students are given 4 subjects which include questions both theory and problem solving. The 4 individual subjects are equivalent in terms of the credit points. The examination is typically 60-90 min 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)
[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.) [8480]: ΦΥΣΙΚΗ ΜΕ ΕΦΑΡΜΟΓΕΣ ΣΤΙΣ ΒΙΟΛΟΓΙΚΕΣ ΕΠΙΣΤΗΜΕΣ, ΚΑΜΠΑΣ Κ.-ΠΟΛΥΧΡΟΝΙΑΔΗΣ Ε. [32997839]: Φυσική για τις Επιστήμες Ζωής, Newman Jay [86055468]: Θεμελιώδης πανεπιστημιακή φυσική, Wolfson Richard (Συγγρ.) - Κατσικίνη Μαρία, Κουνάβης Παναγιώτης, Κουσουρής Κωνσταντίνος (Επιμ.) [86053260]: Φυσική-Αρχές και Εφαρμογές, Mazur Eric
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