Course Number
Pharmacy 105 Lecture and Laboratory

Course Title
Introduction to Pharmacy Informatics

Course Description
Methods of gathering and using drug and health-related information from various sources

Pharmacy 105 is a 2-unit course composed of 1 unit lecture and 1 unit laboratory. The lecture component utilizes traditional lecture sessions and workshops as its primary teaching learning strategy with the focus on evaluation of primary, secondary, tertiary, and alternative sources of information. On the other hand, the laboratory component utilizes distance-learning through output-based online activities on (1) searching and retrieving information, (2) understanding consumers of health information, and (3) systematic approach to handling drug information requests.