PHAR 264 Orientation to Pharmacy Practice

PHAR 264 Orientation to Pharmacy Practice

Department offering the course: Pharmacy Practice
Level [Semester]: First[Spring]

Basic Information
Total Credit Hours: 2
Lecture: 2 hrs
                       
Professional Information
Overall aims:
The course introduces the student to various dimensions of pharmacy profession. Emphasis is placed on drug discovery and development process, history of pharmacy profession and the evolution of pharmaceutical care philosophy. Student will also be exposed to common medical and pharmaceutical terminology, routes of drug administration and drug dosage forms. 

Time Table:
Lecture: 
Wednesday 12-2    
Thursday 8-10    
      
Office Hours: Thursday 2-4        

Assessment  Methods:
- Written exams
- Case-based assessments

List of References

- Lecture handouts
- NAPRA competencies march 2014