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PHAR 100 - Introductory Pharmacology

 Year 1
 3 units
Instructors

If you have any questions, comments or suggestions, contact Course Coordinator: Dr. Jeanne Mulder

Topics covered include central nervous system stimulants and depressants, narcotics, alcohol, cardiovascular agents, contraceptives, environmental toxicants, mechanism of drug action and disposition, antibiotics, drugs used in sports, over-the-counter drugs, food additives, and vitamins.


Mid-term (multiple-choice) examination:  35%

Final (multiple-choice) examination:  65%

A Primer of Drug Action, by Robert M. Julien, 13th Edition, Worth Publishers, New York, NY, 2011.

 

Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 90-100
A 85-89.9
A- 80-84.9
B+ 77-79.9
B 73-76.9
B- 70-72.9
C+ 67-69.9
C 63-66.9
C- 60-62.9
D+ 57-59.9
D 53-56.9
D- 50-52.9
F 0-49.9