SC221 Introduction to Pharmacology
Prerequisite: SC102 with a C or better

This course is designed to introduce the student to the fundamentals of drug action, their origins, and applications in medicine. Particular emphasis will be placed on classification, mechanisms of action and therapeutic applications. In addition, application of drugs on people of all ages will be examined. Side effects and nutritional care will add to the overall objectives of this course. A library component is included.

3 Credit Hours