Courses

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

This is a basic science course covering the principles of drug action for several important classes of drugs.  A basic knowledge of principles of chemistry and biochemistry will  be used to explain the chemical basis of drug receptor interactions.  The course begins with the fundamentals of pharmacodynamics, pharmacokinetics and pharmacogenomics,  and then covers the pharmacology of the central nervous system, respiratory system, gastrointestinal system, renal/cardiovascular system, endocrine system, immune suppression and antibiotic, antifungal, antiviral therapies.