PHARM 315 Pharmaceutical Calculations
Hours: 45 hours LEC; 27 hours LAB
Prerequisite: MATH 100 and PHARM 300 with grades of "C" or better
Corequisite: PHARM 320
This course presents the mathematical concepts and practical experience required for students to pass the math portion of the Pharmacy Technician Certification Examination. Through lecture demonstrations and practice problem sets, students will learn the skills essential for calculating and preparing pharmaceutical dosages in both community and institutional pharmacy settings.
Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:
SLO 1: Understand and perform mathematical calculation methods necessary for daily operational duties in a community or institutional pharmacy.