Pharmacology in Nursing (PHAR-200CE)
Your studies will focus on the basic principles of pharmacology and common medication classifications. You will explore general nursing roles and responsibilities related to drug administration. You will identify cultural factors influencing drug therapy. You will learn about adapting drug therapy for children and older adults. You will also learn about and perform correct drug dosage and I.V. rate calculations. You will explore the phenomenon of pain and the implications for nursing care in partnership with clients experiencing pain.
Prerequisites: NRSG 201(concurrent), NRSG 202(concurrent), NRSG 203(concurrent)
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INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS: Please note that if you are an international student studying at Saskatchewan Polytechnic on a student visa (study permit), you will be charged the full international student tuition rate for this course. The tuition charged during this course registration process will be supplemented with an additional international student tuition fee that will be charged directly to your account with Saskatchewan Polytechnic. Thank you.