HIT-145 Pharmacology

Course Code: HIT-145

Course Length: 6 weeks

Course Credits: 3

Course Description:

Introduces medication therapy with emphasis on safety; classification of medications; their actions; side effects; medication and food interactions and adverse reactions. Also introduces basic methods of arithmetic used in the administration of medications. Topics include: introductory pharmacology; dosage calculation; sources and forms of medications; medication classification; and medication effects on the body systems.