Course Catalog » Nursing 222.05A

Subject: Nursing
Course Number: 222.05A
Course Title: Foundations in Psychopharmacology and Alternate Therapies
Units: 2
School: Nursing
Department: Community Health Care Systems

Course Description: This is the first course in a series to prepare the PMHNP student for the prescription of psychopharmacology and somatic therapies to treat mental disorders in individuals across the lifespan. The course will provide foundational knowledge of common neuromodulatory therapies and major classes of psychotropic medication to insure safe prescribing.
Prerequisites: none
Restrictions: Enrollment in the multi-campus Post Master PMHNP Certificate Program
Activities: Direct - Workshop, Online - Web-based course work, Student - Workshop, Student - Web-based course work

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

Quarter(s) Offered: Winter
Course Grading Convention: Letter Grade, P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: Yes
Is this a web-based online course? Yes
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? Yes
Repeat course for credit? No