Aseptic Technique Principles I

Course Code PHAR-210
Lecture hours per week 2
Lab hours per week 4
Course Availability: Open

This combined theory and practical lab assists the pharmacy technician student in developing the skills necessary for the safe manufacturing of parenteral pharmaceutical products.  Students will learn and practice the various techniques necessary in product manipulation and preparation, while performing precise calculations when dealing with medications and adhering to pharmacy manufacturing protocols.  Opportunities will be provided for the development of proficiency through weekly quizzes and practical lab testing using physician orders and IV products as well as a continual emphasis on self-reflection.