NSG-201: Pharmacology for Nursing Practice III

Catalog Info

Effective Term
Fall 2016
WebAdvisor Title
Pharmacology Nurs Pract III
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
1 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Continues to explore the principles of safe medication administration, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, and basic pharmacology. Emphasizes how to successfully calculate dosages for more complex medication administration for the adult and pediatric client. Drug classifications covered this semester correlate with the topics covered in NSG-202 and NSG-209.

BIO-234, NSG-118, NSG-119, and NSG-121
NSG-202 and NSG-207 or Nursing department permission
Course Satisfies MACRAO Requirements

Credit for Prior College-Level Learning

Options for Credit for Prior College-Level Learning
Departmental Exam
Other Exam
Minimum Departmental Exam Score
Other Exam Details

HESI Pharmacology Exam with a score of 850 or higher. Maximum number of attempts; two

Office Contact
School of Health & Human Services: 313-845-9877, hhsinfo@hfcc.edu, Health Careers Education Ctr, Room: G-132