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This course introduces Pharmacy Technician students to the concept of management in a pharmacy setting. Students will analyze types of pharmacies and forms of business and will identify purchasing, receiving, merchandising and marketing strategies that would be implemented to best suit each environment. Students will investigate inventory control practices, pricing strategies, loss prevention practices that would be useful for each demographic area. Opportunities will be provided for practice and for proficiency development through in-class activities, take home assignments and group exercises as well as weekly readings, tests and quizzes.