POSITION LECTURER
ORGANIZATION NIHSS
SUBJECT PHARMACY
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## INTRODUCTION

Pharmacognosy is the application of drugs knowldge from very point of view. Many drugs in use today are directly or indiretly derived from plants. There is therefore a need for a systematic study of the basic concepts, principles and application of these principles in preparing drugs from natural sources.

## OBJECTIVE

The course is intended to open eyes of the learner to basic concepts in pharmaconosy, its relevance, principles and applications in pharmacy.

## DURATION

The sessions run for five months from January to May.

## ASSESSMENT

Assessments will be in form of essays (30%), practicals (40%) and presentations (30%).