2021-2022 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue 
    Jun 13, 2024  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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BL 370 - Pharmacology

(3.00 cr.)

Introduces students to the study of how drugs affect the human body (pharmacodynamics) and how the human body alters drugs (pharmacokinetics). Students examine the fundamental concepts and terminology required to understand the differences among drug effects, as well as the mechanisms of action of various drug classes used to treat common diseases in society. Topics of discussion include: drug-receptor theory, drug metabolism, common drug side effects, treatments for diabetes, and treatments for depression. Does not fulfill the natural sciences core requirement.

Prerequisite: BL 118 , BL 119 , BL 121 , BL 126 .
Sessions Typically Offered: Fall
Years Typically Offered: Annually

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