This course is a continuation of N312 and continues to present knowledge of specific drug classifications using the nursing process, with a focus on general principles of pharmacology, therapeutic uses, and mechanisms of action for each class of drugs. This course is designed to closely follow the body systems and corresponding health disorders covered in the N328 course. Spring Placement: 2 credits (theory).
Prerequisites: N312, N317
Corequisites: N328, N324
(Or with permission of Nursing Chairperson and course instructor for non-nursing students)