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CONTENTS

CHAPTER 1
The University

CHAPTER 2
School of Architecture

CHAPTER 3
Red McCombs
School of Business


CHAPTER 4
College of Communication

CHAPTER 5
College of Education

CHAPTER 6
College of Engineering

CHAPTER 7
College of Fine Arts

CHAPTER 8
College of Liberal Arts

CHAPTER 9
College of
Natural Sciences


CHAPTER 10
School of Nursing

CHAPTER 11
College of Pharmacy

CHAPTER 12
School of Social Work

CHAPTER 13
The Faculty

Texas Common Course Numbering System
(Appendix A)

APPENDIX B
Degree and Course Abbreviations



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Courses

The faculty has approval to offer the following courses in the academic years 2000-2001 and 2001-2002; however, not all courses are taught each semester or summer session. Students should consult the Course Schedule to determine which courses and topics will be offered during a particular semester or summer session. The Course Schedule may also reflect changes that have been made to the courses listed here since this catalog was printed.

Pharmacy: PHR

Preprofessional Courses

310K. Drugs in Our Society.
Survey of drug development, distribution, and safety, including therapeutic categories of drugs, their actions and abuse potential, and the sociological aspects of drug use. Pharmacy 310K and 350K may not both be counted. Not open to students in the professional pharmacy curriculum and may not be counted toward the professional elective requirement in pharmacy.

318W. Women's Reproductive Health for Nonscience Majors.
Same as Nursing 307 (Topic 1: Women's Reproductive Health for Nonscience Majors) and Women's Studies 301 (Topic 7: Women's Reproductive Health for Nonscience Majors). Overview of contemporary women's reproductive health issues, with emphasis on historical, physiological, psychosocial, and cultural influences that affect the reproductive health of women during adolescence, the childbearing years, and midlife. Two lecture hours and one discussion hour a week for one semester. Offered in the fall semester of odd-numbered years. Prerequisite: Biology 309D (or Zoology 312) or consent of instructor.

Professional Courses

320M. Pharmaceutical Marketing.
Concepts of marketing as they apply to the pharmaceutical industry, pharmaceutical products, and the health care environment. Prerequisite: Pharmacy 244C and 144P.

321K. Introduction to Pharmaceutical Chemistry.
Current concepts and principles fundamental to the study of the structure of matter and of its relationship to pharmaceutically significant properties. May not be counted by students with credit for Pharmacy 442C. May not be counted toward the professional elective requirement. Prerequisite: Chemistry 610A or the equivalent.

322H. Research Design and Methodology.
Concepts and procedures involved in designing and carrying out a research project. Prerequisite: Admission to the Pharmacy Honors Program or consent of instructor.

322P. New Concepts, Topics, and Issues in Pharmacy Practice.
New concerns, topics, and issues in pharmacy practice. Prerequisite: Pharmacy 244C and 144P.

326C. Community Pharmacy Management.
Advanced concepts in community pharmacy management for the student who plans to become a pharmacy owner or manager. Topics include operational, personnel, and financial management; marketing; layout and design; and the delivery of pharmaceutical care in a community pharmacy setting. Prerequisite: Pharmacy 244C.

326M. Applied Pharmacy Management.
Organizational structure of the hospital pharmacy; principles of financial systems and personnel management. Prerequisite: Pharmacy 244C and 144P.

329C. Pharmacy Association Management.
An introduction to the principles involved in managing pharmacy associations. Pharmacy 329C and 389C may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Pharmacy 244C and 144P and consent of instructor.

629D. Pharmacy Association Management Residency.
Experience working in a pharmacy association, including active involvement in some managerial aspect of the association.Eighteen laboratory hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 629D and 689D may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Pharmacy 364D and consent of instructor.

230S. Pharmacy's Role in Community Education: Substance Abuse Education.
A two-semester course involving ten hours in an organized training program followed by a total of twenty hours of field experience in substance abuse education. The target audience is middle school students. Prerequisite: For 230SA, Pharmacy 270C and 275F; for 230SB, Pharmacy 230SA.

231. Pharmacy Practice Ethics.
Ethical responsibilities of practicing pharmacists. Two lecture hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Pharmacy 244C and 144P.

332C. Chemistry of Natural Products.
Chemical and biosynthetic relationships among steroids, terpenoids, and alkaloids. Pharmacy 332C and 382C may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Admission to the Pharmacy Honors Program; Pharmacy 375E, 275F, 375G, and 175P with a grade of at least B in each; or consent of instructor.

338. Introduction to Pharmacology.
Recommended for nursing students. Open to all students in the health sciences except those enrolled in the professional pharmacy curriculum. Survey of basic concepts and principles in pharmacology. May not be counted toward the professional elective requirement. Prerequisite: Three semester hours of chemistry and three semester hours of biology.

139H. Pharmacy Administration for Honors Students.
Each student conducts an in-depth examination of a selected issue in pharmacy administration. Three laboratory hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Admission to the Pharmacy Honors Program and Pharmacy 244C and 144P.

340D. Structure-Activity Relationships and Mechanisms of Action.
Study of structure-activity relationships as the basis for investigation of mechanisms of drug-receptor interactions. Model compounds are selected from enkephalins, morphine-like analgesics, cholinergics, and adrenergics. Pharmacy 340D and 380D may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Admission to the Pharmacy Honors Program; Pharmacy 375E, 275F, 375G, and 175P with a grade of at least B in each; or consent of instructor.

341C. Pharmaceutical Biochemistry.
Basic principles of intermediary metabolism, with emphasis on defects in pathways that result in disease and on identification of molecular targets for therapeutic control. Prerequisite: Admission to the professional pharmacy curriculum; Chemistry 610A, 610B, 210C (or 110K and 110L); and Biology 126L and 226T (or Microbiology 228 and 129K).

342C. Physical and Chemical Principles of Drugs.
Fundamental, introductory principles of pharmaceutics, including thermodynamics, kinetics, and other basic chemical principles related to drugs. Prerequisite: First-professional-year standing in pharmacy, and concurrent enrollment in Pharmacy 142P.

142P. Physical and Chemical Principles of Drugs Laboratory.
Problem-based learning exercises to reinforce the material presented in Pharmacy 342C. One lecture hour and three laboratory hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: First-professional-year standing in pharmacy, and concurrent enrollment in Pharmacy 342C (or credit for Pharmacy 442C).

343C. Function and Anatomy of Human Systems I.
Human systems that affect or are affected by drug action. Principles of physiology, including central, autonomic, muscle, and cardiovascular systems. Only one of the following may be counted: Pharmacy 343C, 443C, 465N. Prerequisite: First-professional-year standing in pharmacy.

143M. Basic Medicinal Chemistry Principles.
Introduction to medicinal chemistry principles. Topics include the transition from organic to medicinal chemistry, drug metabolism, and biopharmeceutical analysis. One lecture hour a week for one semester. Prerequisite: First-professional-year standing in pharmacy, and concurrent enrollment in Pharmacy 143P.

143P.Basic Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacology Laboratory.
Laboratory exercises to support the content of Pharmacy 143M and 153M. One hour of prelaboratory lecture and three laboratory hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite:First-professional-year standing in pharmacy, and concurrent enrollment in Pharmacy 143M.

244C. Pharmacy Administration I.
Concepts and principles of management, and social and behavioral aspects of pharmacy practice. Two lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 320P and 244C may not both be counted. Prerequisite: First-professional-year standing in pharmacy.

144P. Pharmacy Administration Laboratory.
Issues in pharmacy practice. Students present case studies, conduct role-playing exercises, and work in small groups to enhance their communication skills. Three laboratory hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 131L and 144P may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Admission to the professional pharmacy curriculum and credit or registration for Pharmacy 244C.

345L. Clinical Pharmacokinetics.
Application of pharmacokinetic principles to the determination of proper dosing regimens. Prerequisite: Pharmacy 352C (or 452C) and 152P.

249. Introduction to Pharmacy.
Introduction to the profession of pharmacy, including trends, career paths, and the principle of service. One lecture hour and up to three laboratory hours a week for two semesters; at least eighteen hours of service learning in one semester and at least eighteen hours of informal observation in various professional pharmacy settings in the other semester. Prerequisite: For 249A, first-professional-year standing in pharmacy; for 249B, Pharmacy 249A.

149H. Pharmaceutics for Honors Students.
Expanded study of the way principles covered in the pharmaceutical curriculum affect drug design, formulation, dosing, and pharmacokinetics/pharmacodynamics. Three laboratory hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Admission to the Pharmacy Honors Program and Pharmacy 352C (or 452C), 152P, 356C, and 156P.

350. Nutritional Aspects of Pharmacy Practice.
The interrelationship of nutrition and disease and the impact of drugs on nutritional balance. Prerequisite: Pharmacy 253C.

350K. Drugs in Our Society.
Survey of drug development, drug actions and abuse potential, and sociological aspects of drug use. Pharmacy 310K and 350K may not both be counted. Not open to students in the professional pharmacy curriculum and may not be counted toward the professional elective requirement in pharmacy. Prerequisite: Upper-division standing.

251C. Macromolecular Chemistry and Biotechnology.
The biosynthesis and function of macromolecules (nucleic acids, lipids, proteins, and carbohydrates); sites of drug action, immunology, and applications of biotechnology and molecular biology to the pharmaceutical sciences. Two lecture hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Admission to the professional pharmacy curriculum and Pharmacy 341C.

352C. Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics.
Continuation of the basic pharmaceutic principles covered in Pharmacy 342C. Subjects include core concepts in biopharmaceutics and pharmacokinetics of drugs. Prerequisite: Admission to the professional pharmacy curriculum; Pharmacy 342C (or 442C) and 142P; and concurrent enrollment in Pharmacy 152P.

152P. Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics Laboratory.
Problem-based learning exercises to reinforce the material presented in Pharmacy 352C. One lecture hour and three laboratory hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Admission to the professional pharmacy curriculum; Pharmacy 342C (or 442C) and 142P; and concurrent enrollment in Pharmacy 352C (or credit for Pharmacy 452C).

253C. Function and Anatomy of Human Systems II.
Continuation of Pharmacy 343C, with emphasis on blood pressure regulation, renal function, digestion, respiration, endocrinology, and reproduction. Two lecture hours a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Pharmacy 253C, 353C, 465N. Prerequisite: Admission to the professional pharmacy curriculum and Pharmacy 343C.

253D. Principles of General Pathology.
Introduction to pathology, surveying disease changes of the various organ systems; taught by television and on-site lectures, supplemented by specimen demonstrations in cooperation with faculty members of the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Two lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 346 and 253D may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Pharmacy 343C (or 443C) and concurrent enrollment in Pharmacy 253C.

153M. Basic Pharmacology Principles.
Introduction to pharmacology principles. Topics include pharmacology at the cellular and subcellular/receptor levels. One lecture hour a week for one semester. Prerequisite: First-professional-year standing in pharmacy.

356C. Pharmaceutics I.
General introduction to dosage forms; the technology and pharmaceutical rationale fundamental to their development. Prerequisite: Admission to the professional pharmacy curriculum.

156P. Pharmaceutics I Laboratory.
Four laboratory hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Credit or registration for Pharmacy 356C.

356R. Advanced Pharmaceutical Compounding.
Continuation of related subjects in pharmaceutical dosage forms covered in Pharmacy 356C and 156P, with emphasis on the compounding of drugs into stable delivery systems for oral and topical applications. Two lecture hours and four laboratory hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Pharmacy 356C and 156P.

358. Geriatric Pharmacy Practice.
Social, demographic, ethical, and therapeutic issues concerning pharmaceutical products and care of the elderly. Prerequisite: Pharmacy 365E, 565F (or 265F and 365G), and 165P.

160K, 260K, 360K. Pharmaceutical Problems.
Original investigation in any area of the pharmaceutical sciences. For each semester hour of credit earned, three laboratory hours a week for one semester. May be repeated for credit. No more than three semester hours may be counted toward the professional pharmacy elective requirement. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor and the dean.

361L. Biochemical Mechanisms of Drug Action.
Examination of molecular-level events responsible for drug effects in selected therapeutic and experimental drug classes. Prerequisite: Pharmacy 375E, 275F, 375G, and 175P, or consent of instructor.

362L. Clinical Toxicology.
A course in toxicology that focuses on common poisons and their management; designed for pharmacy students planning to enter general practice. Pharmacy 362L and 362M may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Pharmacy 352C (or 452C) and 152P.

362M. Toxicology of Drugs and Chemicals.
Designed for students in basic pharmaceutical sciences. A course in toxicology that focuses on mechanisms of toxic drugs and on toxicology testing. Pharmacy 362L and 362M may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Credit or registration for Pharmacy 365E, 565F (or credit for 265F and 365G), and 165P.

163C. Introduction to Drug Information.
Knowledge and skills needed to access and interpret drug information. One lecture hour a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Pharmacy 341C, 141P, 342C (or 442C), 343C, 251C (or 351C), 352C (or 452C), 152P, 253C, 356C, and 156P.

263K. Veterinary Pharmacy.
Treatment of diseases of domestic animals; veterinary appliances and products, including proprietary pharmaceuticals and biologicals, with their therapeutic indications and uses. Two lecture hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Pharmacy 352C (or 452C) and 152P.

364D. Pharmacy Administration II.
The United States health care system; principles of managed care; application of pricing policies. Prerequisite: Pharmacy 244C and 144P.

365E. Pharmacotherapeutics IA.
An integrated approach (pathophysiology, medicinal chemistry, pharmacology, and therapeutics) to nutrition and the etiology and treatment of adrenergic-based diseases, cholinergic-based diseases, and gastrointestinal disorders. Prerequisite: Pharmacy 341C, 251C (or 351C), 352C (or 452C), 152P, 253C, 356C, and 156P; and concurrent enrollment in Pharmacy 565F (or credit for 265F and 365G) and 165P.

565F. Pharmacotherapeutics IB.
An integrated approach to the etiology and treatment of hypertension, acute and chronic renal disease, and cardiovascular disease (including hyperlipidemia, circulatory problems, thromboembolic disease, myocardial ischemia, myocardial infarction, congestive heart failure, and arrhythmias). Five lecture hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Pharmacy 341C, 251C (or 351C), 352C (or 452C), 152P, 253C, 356C, and 156P; and concurrent enrollment in Pharmacy 365E and 165P.

365H. Pathophysiology.
Physiology, pathology, and clinical therapeutics of the human systems not covered in other physiology and pathology courses. Prerequisite: Pharmacy 343C, 253C, and 253D with a grade of at least B in each.

165P. Pharmacotherapeutics I Laboratory.
Problem-based laboratory course that integrates the pathophysiology, medicinal chemistry, pharmacology, and therapeutic aspects of various diseases in order to prepare students to make sound therapeutic decisions. Subjects introduced in Pharmacy 365E and 565F. One lecture hour and three laboratory hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Pharmacy 341C, 251C (or 351C), 352C (or 452C), 152P, 253C, 356C, and 156P; and concurrent enrollment in Pharmacy 365E and 565F (or 265F and 365G).



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Contents
Chapter 1 - The University
Chapter 2 - School of Architecture
Chapter 3 - Red McCombs School of Business
Chapter 4 - College of Communication
Chapter 5 - College of Education
Chapter 6 - College of Engineering
Chapter 7 - College of Fine Arts
Chapter 8 - College of Liberal Arts
Chapter 9 - College of Natural Sciences
Chapter 10 - School of Nursing
Chapter 11 - College of Pharmacy
Chapter 12 - School of Social Work
Chapter 13 - The Faculty
Texas Common Course Numbering System (Appendix A)
Appendix B


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