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PHARM 380 Preparation of Pharmaceutical Products

Units: 3

Hours: 27 hours LEC; 81 hours LAB

Prerequisite: PHARM 300 with a grade of "C" or better

Transferable: CSU

This course presents the methods of preparing non-compounded, compounded, non-sterile, and sterile products for distribution. Students will learn the state laws and regulations that determine the role of a pharmacy technician in measuring, preparing, packaging, and storing of medications. Medication preparation, profiling, calculation, measuring, safety, labeling and quality assurance procedures will be emphasized.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

SLO 1: Understand the role of the Pharmacy Technician in distributive pharmacy.