This course builds on Pharmacology I to increase learners' understanding of pharmacotherapeutics prescribed for illnesses clients experience across the lifespan. Topics include drug classifications and links with common diseases/illnesses based on a body system approach and drug resistance.
Course code: NURS 2005
Length: 30.0 hours
CorequisitesNURS 2001, NURS 2002, NURS 2003, NURS 2004, NURS 2006.
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|CRN # ||Dates
|60038||May 1, 2023|
to July 19, 2023
| See full schedule|
Delivery: In Person
Location: VCC Broadway Building B
- Drug Classifications across the lifespan according to body systems: Endocrine System, Nervous System (includes effect on cognition, and mental health), Cardiovascular System, Respiratory System, Gastrointestinal System (not including medications used to treat constipation), Genitourinary System, Musculoskeletal System, Miscellaneous Drug Classifications (antineoplastics), Antimicrobial Agents, Drug resistance
- Addiction/Substance Abuse
- Interactions of complementary and alternative healing remedies with prescription medications
How do I apply for this course?
This course is offered as part of a VCC program only.
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.