Translational Neuroscience and Pharmacology Courses | Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Suggested Course Schedule for PhD Degree

Below is the suggested course schedule for both PhD and Master Students.  To view a complete description of the courses visit the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences website.

Fall Semester

  • Biomedical Sciences Core I - Molecules [General Biochemistry] (GSBS 5471)
  • Biomedical Sciences Core II - Cells (GSBS 5372)
  • Biomedical Sciences Core III - Genes (GSBS 5373)
  • GSBS Seminar: Core IV (GSBS 5174)
  • Topics in Biomedical Sciences: Core V Laboratory Rotations (GSBS 5099)

Spring Semester

  • Pharmacology Seminar (GTNP 7101)
  • Principles of Translational Neuroscience and Pharmacology (GTNP 5303)
  • Techniques in Pharmacology Research (GTNP 5225)
  • Human Physiology (GMBP 5302)
  • Responsible Conduct of Research (GSBS 5101)

Summer Semester

  • Pharmacology Research (GTNP 7000)
  • Techniques in Pharmacology Research (GTNP 5225) [advisor selected by this time]
  • Introduction to Statistical Methods in the Biomedical Sciences (GSBS 5310)

Fall Semester

  • Medical Pharmacology (GTNP 5312)
  • Pharmacology Research (GTNP 7000)
  • Pharmacology Seminar (GTNP 7101)
  • Integrated Neurosciences (GIDN 5910)

Spring Semester

  • Advanced Pharmacology (GTNP 5326, 5336, 5337) (electives)
  • Pharmacology Research (GTNP 7000)
  • Pharmacology Seminar (GTNP 7101)

Summer Semester

  • Pharmacology Research (GTNP 7000)

Fall Semester

  • Pharmacology Research (GTNP 7000)

Spring Semester

  • Advanced Pharmacology (GTNP 5326, 5336, 5337) (electives)
  • Pharmacology Research (GTNP 7000)
  • Pharmacology Seminar (GTNP 7101)

Summer Semester

  • Pharmacology Research (GTNP 7000)

Fall Semester

  • Pharmacology Doctoral Dissertation (GTNP 8000)
  • Pharmacology Research (GTNP 7000)
  • Pharmacology Seminar (GTNP 7101)

Spring Semester

  • Pharmacology Doctoral Dissertation (GTNP 8000)
  • Pharmacology Seminar (GTNP 7101)

Suggested Course Schedule for MS Degree

Fall Semester

  • Biomedical Sciences Core I - Molecules [General Biochemistry] (GSBS 5471)
  • Biomedical Sciences Core II - Cells (GSBS 5372)
  • Biomedical Sciences Core III - Genes (GSBS 5373)
  • GSBS Seminar: Core IV (GSBS 5174)
  • Topics in Biomedical Sciences: Core V Laboratory Rotations (GSBS 5099)

Spring Semester

  • Pharmacology Seminar (GTNP 7101)
  • Principles of Translational Neuroscience and Pharmacology (GTNP 5303)
  • Techniques in Pharmacology Research (GTNP 5225)

Summer Semester

  • Pharmacology Research (GTNP 7000) [advisor selected by this time]
  • Introduction to Statistical Methods in the Biomedical Sciences (GSBS 5310)

Fall Semester

  • Pharmacology Research (GTNP 7000)
  • Pharmacology Seminar (GTNP 7101)

Spring Semester

  • Masters Thesis (GTNP 6000)
  • Pharmacology Seminar (GTNP 7101)