Pharmacology, Physiology and Therapeutics (PPT)
The Department of Basic Sciences offers undergraduate courses in pharmacology and physiology that serve majors and programs across colleges at UND.
PPT 301. Human Physiology. 4 Credits.
A study of the normal function of the human body with particular consideration given to the necessary background needed by students pursuing a course of study in Allied Health Sciences. There are five hours of formal classroom study including two hours of laboratory and an optional review period each week. Prerequisites: ANAT 204 and either BIOL 150/150L or CHEM 116/116L or CHEM 121/121L; open to Athletic Training, CLS, Community Nutrition, Cytotechnology, Dietetics, Pre-Dietetics, Nursing, Pre-Nursing, Pre-OT, PT, and OT majors only. F,S.
PPT 315. Human Pharmacology. 3 Credits.
A survey of the more important drugs used in medicine, including basic principles, clinical uses and possible adverse effects. Prerequisites: PPT 301 and CHEM 116 and CHEM 116L, or CHEM 121 and CHEM 121L, or CHEM 122 and CHEM 122L. S.
PPT 410. Drugs Subject to Abuse. 2 Credits.
Biochemical, pharmacological, behavioral and therapeutic aspects of substance abuse. Prerequisite: Advanced undergraduate standing. S.
PPT 499. Readings in Pharmacology, Physiology and Therapeutics. 1-4 Credits.
Topics and credits to be arranged with the instructor. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor. Repeatable to 4 credits. F,S,SS.