Catalogue 2012 - 2013

BUS 345 Fundamentals of Pharmacy

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

Junior standing and BIO 101 and CHEM 101.

Course Description

This survey course is intended to develop an appreciation for the three fundamental areas of pharmacy. Areas covered include: pharmaceutical aspects, which focuses on the drug discovery and development process; clinical aspects, which focuses on drug utilization, evaluation and therapeutic patient/population management; and administrative/sociobehavioral aspects, which focuses on health care delivery - communication, outcomes, regulatory affairs and general business principles.