An introductory background to pathophysiology, pharmacology, microbiology and immunology. The emphasis is on concepts and how alterations in physiological, biochemical, microbial or immunological factors can have an impact on homeostasis. Prototype diseases and prototype drugs are examined, with an emphasis on integrating scientific processes with nursing practice.
Minimum Credits: 3 Length: 45 hours Prerequisites: BIOL 181 and BIOL 182 or the equivalent. Delivery Method: Blended, On-campus Cost: $351.12 Course Outline: https://sps.cotr.bc.ca/Outlines/Course Outlines/BIOL218.pdf