Skip to main content

Applied Pharmacology for Nursing

To enable Registered Nurses to further develop their understanding of fundamental pharmacological principles and to apply these to clinical practice.

Course Code GCPH701
Level 7
Credits 5


Apply knowledge of the legal, sociocultural and ethical issues surrounding medication administration and use.

Apply knowledge of concepts of pharamacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, pharmacotherapeutics, adverse drug reactions and drug interactions to clinical practice.

Apply knowledge of pharmacological principles to specific drug categories and discuss in relation to clinical practice.

Delivered as part of the following programmes