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Pharmacy Law and EthicsThis course will provide the student the student with the Federal and State laws as they pertain to pharmacy. The ethics content of this course will address the principles of ethical thought as applied within the area of pharmacy practice. It will assist in preparing the student for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam.2Qualifying score on writing assessment test OR ENGL1021PHRM1010View
Pharmaceutical CalculationsStudents will become proficient in basic arithmetic and specific calculation methods as they apply to pharmacy. This course will review basic math skills which are required for more advanced calculations. It also covers measurement systems and various dosage calculations.2PHRM1100PHRM1020View
PharmacologyStudents will study therapeutic agents, properties, actions and effects on the human body and their role in the management of disease. Topics include therapeutic properties, side effects, interactions, drug dosages and toxicities.3PHRM1000, PHRM1010 and PHRM1100. Recommended concurrent enrollment with PHRM1020PHRM1030View
Principles of Pharmacy Practice IStudents will learn the organization and functions of retail and hospital pharmacy. The student will be introduced to the use of computers and their practical applications. This course will define the role and responsibilities of the pharmacy technician. Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA) and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) requirements will be covered.4PHRM1000, PHRM1010 and PHRM1100PHRM1040View
Pharmacotherapy and Epidemiology of Disease ProcessesThe basic concepts of drug therapy, their therapeutic classes and common uses will be presented. The development of basic proficiency in the use of drug resources will be covered. The relationship of pharmacotherapy with the incidence, distribution and control of various diseases will also be presented.3PHRM1030 or NURS1141PHRM1050View
Principles of Pharmacy Practice IIStudents will continue to be acquainted with retail and institutional pharmacy practices. Intravenous (IV) drug admixture, total parenteral nutrition (TPN) and critical care IV admixture will be covered. Unit dose dispensing, diabetic supplies and medication storage and stability will be covered. Students will study billing systems and the universal medical coding system which classifies medical conditions and treatments into sets of numeric codes. Personal safety and hygiene related to pharmacy practice will also be covered. In a lab setting students will practice filling prescriptions and develop communication skills associated with pharmacy.5PHRM1040PHRM1060View
Pharmacy Technician Externship IThis course prepares the student for entering the Pharmacy Technician career field and provides information on career opportunities. Students will apply skills, knowledge and abilities acquired in the classroom in a practical work-based community pharmacy training environment.3PHRM1020, PHRM1030, and PHRM1040. Recommended concurrent enrollment with PHRM1050 and PHRM1060PHRM1080View
Pharmacy Technician Externship IIThis 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.3PHRM1020, PHRM1030, and PHRM1040. Recommended concurrent enrollment with PHRM1050 and PHRM1060PHRM1090View
Chemistry for Pharmacy TechniciansThis course covers topics that range from general chemistry, organic chemistry to medicinal and pharmaceutical chemistry. Students will learn the basics of chemistry and how that knowledge is applied to the development of new drug entities. The history and folklore of drug products will be explored and how that can be applied to the discovery of new drugs. Students will learn about new developments in chemistry that permit researchers to develop compounds that are more closely related to those that occur in nature. Drug interactions will be explored and how and why they may be expected to happen. In the laboratory students will demonstrate hands-on experience of some of the principles of chemistry.4Qualifying score on reading assessment test OR ENGL0921PHRM1100View
Fundamentals of PhysicsPhysics is the study of the way the universe works. This course is for those interested in learning more about the physical world around them and why things behave the way they do. Conceptual understanding of the subject will be emphasized. The topics covered include motion, forces, energy, heat, electricity and magnetism. The course may also include a study of waves, sound, light, and/or atomic structure. Classroom activities will include lectures, discussions, and demonstrations.2NonePHYS1000View