Pretty easy, overall.
Without a doubt the easiest unit I've ever done. There's a bit of reading involved and weekly quizes, but still very manageable. Only thing i would slight would be my lack of preparation for the exam, if I'd bothered to log into LMS anytime two weeks before the exam, i'd have seem all the practise exam questions on there...which were literally word for word in the exam I sat.
Learnt about pharmaceutical drugs, their inception and evolution throughout the years. As well as 1) introducing drugs; (2) alcohol�the oldest drug; (3) ether�the kindest drug; (4) penicillin�the miracle drug; (5) thalidomide�the horror drug; (6) nitroglycerin�the explosive drug; (7) chlorpromazine�the liberating drug; (8) mustard gas�the noxious drug; (9) �the pill��the revolutionary drug; and (10) the future of drugs.
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Advice for students:
Do a bit of reading, but just enjoy it, as it's a very interesting unit.