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ALH 2202 General Pharmacology

General principles of drug absorption, distribution, metabolism, actions and effects presented according to conventional drug classification with emphasis on the prototype of each class; for registered nursing and medical assistant technology students but may be of interest to other allied health students or general studies students majoring in biological sciences. Traditional testing (proctored or in Testing Center) is used in all online sections.

Prerequisites: BIO 1121 or BIO 1141 or BIO 2211

Course Outcomes
  • Describe the indications and adverse effects of pain management, central nervous system, adrenergic, cholinergic, cardiovascular, endocrine, respiratory, antiinfective and gastrointestinal drugs.
  • Describe the mechanisms of action of pain management, central nervous system, adrenergic, cholinergic, cardiovascular, endocrine, respiratory, antiinfective and gastrointestinal drugs.
  • Describe general pharmacology principles including pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics.
Credit Hours: 3
  • Classroom: 3 hours
  • Division: Health Sciences
  • Department: Allied Health
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: Yes
Available Sections
Virtual Learning
Virtual Learning
Faculty: McFadden
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Course meets virtually during scheduled day(s) and time(s), with some online content. Check the schedule to confirm days and times your class will meet virtually. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Open Seats: 18
Meets: MTH from 2:00PM to 3:15PM
Section: 114
Open Seats: 18
Meets: MTH from
2:00PM to 3:15PM
Section: 114
Virtual Learning
Virtual Learning
Faculty: McFadden
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Course meets virtually during scheduled day(s) and time(s), with some online content. Check the schedule to confirm days and times your class will meet virtually. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Open Seats: 25
Meets: TH from 6:30PM to 9:10PM
Section: N12
Open Seats: 25
Meets: TH from
6:30PM to 9:10PM
Section: N12
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Wilkinson
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 2
Section: 511
Open Seats: 2
Section: 511
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Wilkinson
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 2
Section: 512
Open Seats: 2
Section: 512
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: McFadden
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 3
Section: 514
Open Seats: 3
Section: 514
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: McFadden
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 8
Section: 515
Open Seats: 8
Section: 515