Course Catalog » Clinical Pharmacy 115

Subject: Clinical Pharmacy
Course Number: 115
Course Title: Pharmacy Law and Ethics
Units: 3
School: Pharmacy
Department: Clinical Pharmacy

Course Description: This course consists of a study of the legal and ethical aspects of pharmacy practice. Through case study discussion, students learn the substance and application of ethical tenets and rules of professional conduct in pharmacy practice. In light of continuing expansion of the pharmacist's role, attention is given to ethical and legal issues surrounding direct patient care services, including an examination of historical trends in pharmacist liability: civil, criminal and disciplinary.
Prerequisites: Successful completion of fall P1 courses.
Restrictions: Currently enrolled pharmacy students in their first year.
Activities: Lecture

Instructor of Record: M. Ferrone
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall
Course Grading Convention: Letter Grade
Graduate Division course: No
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? No
Repeat course for credit? No