Pharmacy Technician (CP)
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|Preliminary Requirements 1|
|BMED 110||MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY I 2||3|
|BTEC 149||COMPUTER APPLICATIONS ESSENTIALS||3|
|HEOC 104||HEALTH CARE DELIVERY & CAREER EXPLORATION||3|
|HEOC 120||AIDS EDUCATION||1|
|Select one from the following:||4-5|
|BASIC CONCEPTS OF ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY 2 (4 credits/units)|
and HUMAN BIOLOGY LAB 2 (5 credits/units)
|HLTH 124||HEALTHCARE PROVIDER CPR AND FIRST AID||1|
|General Education Requirements|
Select one of the following:
|WRITING FUNDAMENTALS (5 credits/units)|
|PHAR 110||PHARMACY CALCULATIONS||3|
|or CMST&230||SMALL GROUP COMMUNICATION|
|Major Area Requirements|
|BMED 111||MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY II 2||3|
|PHAR 105||INTRODUCTION TO PHARMACY||4|
|PHAR 112||PHARMACOLOGY I||5|
|PHAR 114||PHARMACY PRACTICE AND TECHNOLOGY||4|
|PHAR 118||PHARMACY EXTERNSHIP I||4|
|PHAR 119||PHARMACY EXTERNSHIP SEMINAR I||2|
|PHAR 122||PHARMACOLOGY II||5|
|PHAR 123||PHARMACY LAW||2|
|PHAR 127||PHARMACY COMPOUNDING||4|
|PHAR 128||PHARMACY EXTERNSHIP II||4|
|PHAR 129||PHARMACY EXTERNSHIP SEMINAR II||2|
Completion of ENGL 098 or equivalent with a grade of “C” or better (2.0) or placement into ENGL&101. Completion of MATH 092 or equivalent with a grade of “C” or better (2.0) or placement into MATH 090/MATH 096 (Must be 7 years current upon program entry).
Must be seven years current upon program entry and must be completed by the end of the first term.
Selection criteria is subject to change. For complete updated information, please refer to the application materials, available online at www.clark.edu/pharmacytech.
To learn more about this program's employment outlook, approximate cost and potential careers, please visit the Gainful Employment Program Information page.
Program outcomes are overarching skills that are emphasized and reinforced throughout several courses in a specific program; they are measurable statements that define what students should know or be able to do by the end of a certificate or degree at Clark College. After successful completion of this program, students will be able to:
- Articulate well-considered ideas and written claims to an academic audience, using effective rhetorical techniques, properly credited evidence, and a command of Standard English. (GE)
- Demonstrate interpersonal/human relations skills. (GE)
- Demonstrate and clearly explain an effective strategy to solve a quantitative problem. (GE)
- Exhibit effective communication skills in interactions with patients and other healthcare professionals.
- Demonstrate knowledge of pharmacy processes and information technology to accurately and safely prepare and dispense medications in a variety of pharmacy settings.
- Demonstrate professional clinical skills in the work place while complying with laws, regulations, and ethical standards of practice.
- Successfully complete all criteria necessary for registration as a pharmacy tech in any state.