You are currently viewing the 2013 - 2014 Student Catalog. The current catalog is located here.
Pharmacology I for EMS
|Course||Course Title||Class||Lab/ Shop||Clinical/ Co-op||Credit|
|EMS 130||Pharmacology I for EMS||1||3||0||2|
|Prerequisites: EMS 110 and BIO 165 or BIO 168 and ENG 090|
|Corequisites: EMS 120 and EMS 131|
|Effective Term: Fall 2000|
This course introduces the fundamental principles of pharmacology and medication administration and is required for intermediate and paramedic certification. Topics include terminology, pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, weights, measures, drug calculations, legislation, and administration routes. Upon completion, students should be able to accurately calculate drug dosages, properly administer medications, and demonstrate general knowledge of pharmacology.
2011FA Local Prereqs Added: BIO 165 or BIO 168 and ENG 090 with grade of C or better
- : Comprehensive Articulation Agreement - This course is recommended for students transferring to a four-year university.
- : Local Requirement
- : Instructional Service Agreement
- : Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC)
This Course can be found in these Programs of Study
- Emergency Medical Science - Associate in Applied Science (Day)