NURS 2040 Pathophysiology/Pharmacology I

Introductory concepts of abnormal physiology and medications used for various pathological conditions are covered in this course. Pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, drug administration principles, regulations, scope of practice, and fundamentals of safe medication administration are introduced - 4 theory hours. A letter grade of ‘C+’ (2.3) or higher is necessary to pass the course. Prerequisites: Successful completion of all required Nursing pre-clinical courses (see prerequisite criteria) and admission to the Nursing program.


4.00 units