• Program: Pharmacy Technology
  • Course: Pharmacy Technician Externship II
  • Course #: PHRM1090
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

This course continues to prepares the student for entering the Pharmacy Technician career field and provides information on career opportunities. Students will continue to apply skills, knowledge and abilities acquired in the classroom in a practical work-based training environment.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Demonstrate professional communication skills
Apply computer skills on pharmacy software
Process prescription orders accurately
Demonstrate insurance billing
Apply knowledge of prescription billing methods
Demonstrate dosage calculations
File prescription orders
Apply knowledge in a pharmacy environment
Demonstrate skills necessary to assist the pharmacist
Work as a healthcare team member

Credit Details
  • SOE: 3
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
    Recommended: Prerequisite or concurrent enrollment in PHRM1055, PHRM1060, and PHRM1080
  • Campus: Eden Prairie

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