2011 - 2012 General Catalogue 
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2011 - 2012 General Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NS 100 . Dosage Calculation for Professional Nurses (2)

This is an elective developmental course for students who lack adequate proficiency in the mathematical skills necessary for accurate medication dosage calculation. Computation skills required for successful completion of the pharmacology component of NS 102  are emphasized. Topics include conversion between various systems of measurement; use of fractions, decimals, and percentages; ratio-proportion, and calculation formulas. Prerequisites: Eligibility for admission to the nursing program and a minimum grade of “C” in BY 231 , EH 101 , and  .