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NSC2500 Pharmacology and Pathophysiology for Nurses

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Health, Nursing and Midwifery


Pre-requisite: BIO1203

Other requisites

Only Students in Plan 16768 (External Education) can enrol in the External offer of this course.


This course focuses on understanding the basis for disease states that are most prevalent in the developed world and how they can be treated. Major topics to be covered include mental health disorders, inflammatory, cardiovascular, musculoskeletal, gastrointestinal, endocrine, respiratory, and urinary diseases, shock and cancer. Perioperative drugs will also be considered.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2014 External
Semester 1, 2014 On-campus Fraser Coast
Semester 1, 2014 On-campus Toowoomba