Introduction to Pharmacology-Course Requirements & Syllabus

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Synonym: TBD
Location: TBD
Credits: 3
Day/Times: TBD
Semester Dates:
Faculty: TBD
Materials/Lab Fees: $25.00

Course Description:

This course provides an overview of pharmacology language, abbreviations, systems of measurement and conversions as they relate to medication administration. Students will learn the measurement of medication, dosage calculations, routes of administration, and commonly prescribed drugs in the medical office. Topics include legal implementations regarding controlled substances and other medications, forms of medications, patient care applications, drug classifications / interactions, and safety in medication administration and patient care. This course includes a lab. Prerequisites: Basic Algebra, Human Biology and Medical Terminology.