About This Course
Course Name/Code: Drugs and Solutions, NURS 150
Catalog Description: This course introduces the student to the mathematical concepts related to the administration of medications. Medication abbreviations, measurements, conversions, and dosages are discussed. Dosage calculation is taught using a step-by-step approach. Legal and ethical issues surrounding a nurse’s role in medication administration are incorporated.
Prerequisite: Instructor permission is required for online students.
Credit Hours: 1
Notes: This course is a 6-week course. This course is required before acceptance into the BSN program.
Instructors and Texts
Instructors Who Teach This Course: Mrs. Kelly Crum
Required Text(s): Please use the online campus bookstore to locate required textbooks for the course. Make sure that you search using the correct course code and look for the course with the “OL” suffix in the drop-down list. (See Textbook Ordering Help.)