2015-2016 Catalog

Pharmacology, Physiology and Therapeutics (PPT)

http://www.med.und.edu/basic-sciences/

The Department of Basic Sciences offers undergraduate courses in pharmacology and physiology that serve majors and programs across colleges at UND.

Undergraduate Courses

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 320. Pharmacology in Sport. 2 Credits.

This course is designed to teach students the theories and principles of Pharmacology as it relates to Athletic Training.

PPT 410. Drugs Subject to Abuse. 2 Credits.

Biochemical, pharmacological, behavioral and therapeutic aspects of substance abuse. Prerequisite: Advanced undergraduate standing. S.

PPT 492. Research in Pharmacology, Physiology and Therapeutics. 1-4 Credits.

Laboratory research under faculty supervision. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor. Repeatable to 6 credits. F,S,SS.

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.

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