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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
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Dudash
Term: Spring 2023
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 24
Section: 513
Open Seats: 24
Section: 513
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Faculty: Wilkinson
Term: Spring 2023
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Open Seats: 8
Meets: TTH from 2:00PM to 3:15PM
Section: 114
Open Seats: 8
Meets: TTH from
2:00PM to 3:15PM
Section: 114
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Faculty: Wilkinson
Term: Spring 2023
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Open Seats: 26
Meets: TH from 6:00PM to 8:40PM
Section: N12
Open Seats: 26
Meets: TH from
6:00PM to 8:40PM
Section: N12