PHARMACOLOGY IN NURSING

 

Subject: NUR

Course Number : 0113

Course Title:  PHARMACOLOGY IN NURSING

Course Description:

Throughout this course, major drug classes and the drugs within them are examined in regards to pharmacotherapeutics as well as nursing implications associated with their administration.  Specifically, student learning is focused on drug class actions, major side effects, clinical indications, administration, adverse reactions, contraindications/major drug interactions, overdose/toxicity, nursing implications and interventions.  Active student learning is required for success in the course.  Student critical thinking ability will be fostered by assigned clinical-based critical thinking activities. 

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: None       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite:  NUR 0109, NUR 0111, BIO 0212, PSY 0101

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