Course Descriptions and Outlines

Practical Nursing Courses


This course presents the basic principles of pharmaceuticals. Including pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, common adverse/side effects, and contraindications to drug use. Emphasizing drug classifications and nursing care related to the safe administration of medications across the life span. Prerequisites: Admission into the Program Co-requisites: Program sequencing must be followed

Credits: 2.00

Credit Breakdown: Lecture 2.00
Lab 0
On the job training n/a

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