This course is a continuation of the study of pharmacology. Building on previous concepts and principles of pharmacotherapeutics and existing knowledge of human anatomy and physiology, pharmacological knowledge will be applied to the pathophysiological states related to acute medical-surgical health challenges. Critical inquiry is applied to the nurse’s responsibilities for safe and effective medication administration.
Course code: NURS 2160
Length: 30.0 hours
PrerequisitesNURS 1260, NURS 1261, NURS 1262, NURS 1263, NURS 1264, NURS 1370
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.