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NSG/501

Pathophysiology, Assessment Variables and Pharmacology I

Online

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$1620

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Course level: NUR Graduate

This course presents an integrated approach to advanced pathophysiology, health assessment, and pharmacology in select patient populations. Collaboration and research are used to guide analysis and evaluation of pathological and pharmacological interventions. This course is not available to students who reside Alabama, Minnesota, Tennessee, or Washington.

Prerequisites

  • Completion of a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree 
  • A valid, unrestricted/unencumbered RN license

What you'll learn

Course skills and outcomes

Learning Outcomes

  • Analyze and interpret pathophysiology, physical assessment, and pharmacological interventions for a selected patient population.
  • Synthesize and apply current research-based knowledge regarding pathological changes and pharmacological interventions in selected disease states.
  • Analyze the relationship between normal physiologic and pathological phenomena produced by altered states across the life span.

Why UOPX

Why take courses at University of Phoenix

Accreditation that matters

We’ve been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org) for more than 40 years.

Real-world instructors

Learn from instructors who bring an average of 25 years of working experience to the classroom.

Affordable and potentially reimbursable

Our tuition and fees are competitive and fixed. Also, check to see if your employer will cover you for this course.

Next Steps

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