Pharmacy Technician Curriculum
Effective June 1, 2014
|Catalog Number||Course Title||Credits|
|10-501-101||Medical Terminology (Nicolet)||3|
|10-510-102||Health Insurance and Reimbursement||3|
|10-536-113||Pharmacy Business Applications||3|
|10-536-120||Fundamentals of Reading Prescriptions||1|
|10-801-196||Oral Interpersonal Communication (Nicolet)||3|
|10-809-199||Psychology of Human Relations (Nicolet)||3|
|10-536-125||Pharmacy Drug Distribution Systems||2|
|10-536-126||Pharmacy Parenteral Admixtures||3|
|10-536-143||Pharmacy Hospital Clinical||2|
|10-536-141||Pharmacy Computer Lab||2|
|10-536-139||Pharmacy Community Clinical||3|
10-501-101-00 Medical Terminology
Focuses on the component parts of medical terms: prefixes, suffixes and word roots. You will practice formation, analysis and reconstruction of terms. Emphasis on spelling, definition and pronunciation. Introduction to operative, diagnostic, therapeutic and symptomatic terminology of all body systems, as well as systemic and surgical terminology. Lecture. 3 credits.
10-801-196-00 Oral Interpersonal Communication
Focuses upon developing speaking, verbal and nonverbal communications, and listening skills through individual presentations, groups activities, and other projects. Lecture. 3 credits.
10-809-199-00 Psychology of Human Relations
Focuses on improving personal and job-related relationships through understanding and applying sound psychological principles. Topics include self-concept, motivation, emotions, stress management, conflict resolution, and human relation processes. Lecture. 3 credits.