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We offer 471 courses at Northwest Technical College. Select a subject below to get a listing of the courses in that subject. Click on a course to see the description and detailed information about the course. To see when these classes are available to take, please see the Current Class Schedule.



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AD Nursing Courses

ADNG 1100

Pharmacology

Credits: 2.00

Description: This course presents the basic principles of pharmaceuticals. Included in this course is information on pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, common adverse/side effects, and contraindications to drug use. Emphasis is placed on drug classifications and nursing care related to the safe administration of medications to patients across the life span. Prerequisite(s): Admission to Program, Nursing Assistant, satisfactory Accuplacer scores (or satisfactory completion of college readiness courses). Co-requisite(s): BIOL2254, CHEM1100, ENGL1111

Credit Breakdown: 2.00/1.00/0 (Lecture/Lab/On the job training)

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