NUR 112 Basic Concepts of Pharmacology

2 Credit Hours • 30 Contact Hours (Lecture)

Prerequisite: Permission of program director. Admission to the program

Corequisite: NUR 109

Utilizes nursing process to introduce the basic concepts of pharmacology related to the actions, therapeutic and adverse effects, interactions of drugs, drug classification, and the basic pharmacology of commonly used medications. Emphasis is placed on therapeutic interventions and client education. Learners will apply knowledge gained in selected clinical settings situations in caring for a diversity of clients across the lifespan health illness continuum.