Dept Subject Number Credits Course Name
ATC NUR 2034D 3 Advanced Pharmacology

This is a basic science distance education (synchronous) course covering the principles of drug action for several important classes of drugs. A basic knowledge of principles of chemistry and biochemistry will be helpful in understanding the chemical basis of drug receptor interactions. The course begins with fundamentals of pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics and then covers the pharmacology of the central nervous system, respiratory system, gastrointestinal system, renal/cardiovascular system, endocrine system, immunosuppression, antibiotics and antifungals.