Pharmacy Calculations Lab (PHM-115A)

Course Description

This course provides an opportunity to practice and perform calculations encountered in pharmacy practice. Emphasis is placed on ratio and proportion, dosage calculations, percentage, reduction/enlargement formulas, aliquots, flow rates, and specific gravity/density. Upon completion, students should be able to perform the calculations required to properly prepare a medication order.


Classroom Hours: 0

Lab/Shop Hours: 2

Clinical Hours: 0

Work Experience Hours: 0