Courses

The faculty has approval to offer the following courses in the academic years 2016–2017 and 2017–2018; 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 made to the course inventory after the publication of this catalog.

Pharmacy PharmD: PHM

University Courses

PHM 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. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Pharmacy 310K, 350K, Pharmacy PharmD 310K, 350K. Not open to students in the professional pharmacy curriculum and may not be counted toward the professional elective requirement in pharmacy.

PHM 338. Introduction to Pharmacology.

Survey of basic concepts and principles in pharmacology. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 338 and Pharmacy PharmD 338 may not both be counted. Required for all pre-professional students in the School of Nursing. May not be counted toward the professional elective requirement in pharmacy. Prerequisite: Credit or registration for Biology 365S, 446L (or 416K), Biomedical Engineering 365R, 365S, or Kinesiology 324K.

PHM 350K. 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. Essay papers required. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Pharmacy 310K, 350K, Pharmacy PharmD 310K, 350K. 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.

PHM 160J, 260J, 360J. Basic Study in Pharmaceutical Research for Nonmajors.

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. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor and the dean.

PHM 370C. Communication Skills for Health Professionals.

Designed for pharmacy, pre-pharmacy, premedical, predental, and nursing students. Enhancement of verbal communication skills for professional and public presentations, patient consultations, and interviewing. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 370C and Pharmacy PharmD 370C may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only.

Professional Courses

PHM 480C. Human Normal Physiology/Pathophysiology and Basics in Pharmacology I.

Integrated approach consisting of normal physiology (with limited functional anatomy), pathophysiology, and basic principles in pharmacology to address the etiology of disease states affecting the nervous, gastrointestinal, visual/olfactory, skin, muscular, and cardiovascular systems. Four lecture hours a week for one semester. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Admission to the professional pharmacy curriculum.

PHM 480D. Human Normal Physiology/Pathophysiology II.

Integrated approach consisting of normal physiology (with limited functional anatomy), pathophysiology, and basic principles in pharmacology to address the etiology of disease states affecting the blood/immune system, renal, pulmonary, endocrine, and metabolic systems. Also includes multi-systemic diseases related to infectious disease and cancer. Four lecture hours a week for one semester. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 480C.

PHM 280H. Landmark Studies in Cardiovascular Disease.

Evidence-based clinical studies in support of drug therapy recommendations in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases. Two lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 280H and Pharmacy PharmD 280H may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Second-professional-year standing in pharmacy.

PHM 180K. Medicinal Chemistry Principles.

Introduction to medicinal chemistry principles. Subjects include drug metabolism and the transition from organic to medicinal chemistry. One lecture hour a week for one semester. Pharmacy 143M and Pharmacy PharmD 180K may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Admission to the professional pharmacy curriculum, and credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 180P (or Pharmacy 143P).

PHM 280L, 380L. Landmark Pharmacotherapy Studies in Primary Care.

Reviewing, evaluating, and applying the results of landmark studies in pharmacotherapy to primary care practice. An examination of disease states encountered in primary care including diabetes, hypertension, dyslipidemias, and psychological disorders. For 280L, six laboratory hours a week for one semester; for 380L, nine laboratory hours a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Pharmacy PharmD 280L, 380L, Pharmacy 280L, 380L. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 195Q (or Pharmacy 163C), 185P (or Pharmacy 185P), 685E (or Pharmacy 695F), and 385G (or Pharmacy 395G).

PHM 180P. Basic Pharmaceutical Sciences Laboratory.

Laboratory exercises to support the basic pharmaceutical sciences courses. One hour of pre-laboratory lecture and three laboratory hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 143P and Pharmacy PharmD 180P may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Admission to the professional pharmacy curriculum, and credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 180K (or Pharmacy 143M).

PHM 180R, 280R, 380R. Basic Study in Pharmaceutical Research.

Basic exploration in any area of the pharmaceutical sciences. For each semester hour of credit earned, three laboratory hours a week for one semester. No more than three semester hours may be counted toward the professional pharmacy elective requirement. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Admission to the PharmD program and consent of instructor and the dean.

PHM 280W. Psychiatric Pharmacy Practice and Drug Treatment of Mental Disorders.

Advanced study in the pathophysiology of selected psychiatric disease states and the clinical presentation, phenomenology, diagnosis, and treatment of these disease states. Two lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 280W and Pharmacy PharmD 280W may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 685F (or Pharmacy 695F), or consent of instructor.

PHM 181C, 281C. Professional Development Convocation I.

Professional development issues and assessments for PharmD students in the first professional year. Includes students' professional and program-specific responsibilities, such as program evaluations, portfolios, and administrative requirements; practice opportunities in pharmacy; and expected areas and levels of professional growth as the student advances through the curriculum. For each semester hour of credit earned, one lecture hour a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Pharmacy 142H, Pharmacy PharmD 181C, 281C. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Admission to the professional pharmacy curriculum.

PHM 181D, 281D. Professional Development Convocation II.

Professional development issues and assessments for PharmD students in the first professional year. Student fulfillment of professional and program-specific responsibilities (program evaluations, portfolios, administrative requirements), practice opportunities in pharmacy, and addressing the expected areas and levels of professional growth as the student advances through the curriculum. For each semester hour of credit earned, one lecture hour a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Pharmacy 152H, Pharmacy PharmD 181D, 281D. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 181C, 281C (or Pharmacy 142H).

PHM 381H. Interprofessional Health Care for HIV Patient Management.

Interprofessional teamwork, health literacy, treatment guidelines, patient safety, and medication reconciliation in the care of patients with the human immunodeficiency virus. Conducted at an HIV clinic in Texas. Students complete six hours of required Web-based instruction before beginning the clinical component. Six hours of online lecture and a minimum of fifty hours of fieldwork in one semester. Pharmacy 381H and Pharmacy PharmD 381H may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Completion of the second professional year in the College of Pharmacy.

PHM 381K. Pharmaceutical Marketing.

Concepts of marketing as they apply to the pharmaceutical industry, pharmaceutical products, and the health care environment. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 320M and Pharmacy PharmD 381K may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 281L (or Pharmacy 244C) and 181P (or Pharmacy 144P).

PHM 281L. Personnel Management and Patient Behavior.

Concepts and principles of management, and social and behavioral aspects of pharmacy practice. Two lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 244C and Pharmacy PharmD 281L may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Admission to the professional pharmacy curriculum and credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 181P (or Pharmacy 144P).

PHM 381M. Pharmaceutical Biochemistry I.

Basic principles of intermediary metabolism, with emphasis on defects in pathways that result in disease and on identification of molecular targets for therapeutic control. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 341C and Pharmacy PharmD 381M may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Admission to the professional pharmacy curriculum.

PHM 281N. Pharmaceutical Biochemistry II.

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. Pharmacy 251C and Pharmacy PharmD 281N may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 381M (or Pharmacy 341C).

PHM 181P. Personnel Management and Patient Behavior Laboratory.

Explores issues in pharmacy practice. Includes case study discussions, group presentations, and small group work to enhance communication and teamwork skills. Three laboratory hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 144P and Pharmacy PharmD 181P may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Admission to the professional pharmacy curriculum, and credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 281L (or Pharmacy 244C).

PHM 181R. Research Opportunities in the Pharmaceutical Sciences.

An introduction to research in all divisions of the College of Pharmacy. Includes ethical issues in research, career paths in research, and subjects such as choosing a research mentor or project. One lecture hour and three laboratory hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 151R and Pharmacy PharmD 181R may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Admission to the professional pharmacy curriculum.

PHM 182C, 282C. Professional Development Convocation III.

Professional development issues and assessments for PharmD students in the second professional year. Student fulfillment of professional and program-specific responsibilities (program evaluations, portfolios, administrative requirements), practice opportunities in pharmacy, and addressing the expected areas and levels of professional growth as the student advances through the curriculum. For each semester hour of credit earned, one lecture hour a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Pharmacy 161H, Pharmacy PharmD 182C, 282C. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 181D, 281D, (or Pharmacy 152H).

PHM 182D, 282D. Professional Development Convocation IV.

Professional development issues and assessments for PharmD students in the second professional year. Student fulfillment of professional and program-specific responsibilities (program evaluations, portfolios, administrative requirements), practice opportunities in pharmacy, and addressing the expected areas and levels of professional growth as the student advances through the curriculum. For each semester hour of credit earned, one lecture hour a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Pharmacy 172H, Pharmacy PharmD 182D, 282D. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 182C, 282C, (or Pharmacy 161H).

PHM 282E. Nonprescription Pharmacotherapeutics and Self-Care I.

Study of nonprescription products and complementary and alternative medicine as it relates to the patient's ability to care for themselves with emphasis on the pharmacist's consultant role in product selection and nonpharmacologic recommendations. Two lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 262D and Pharmacy PharmD 282E may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Admission to the professional pharmacy curriculum.

PHM 182F. Nonprescription Pharmacotherapeutics and Self-Care II.

A continuation of Pharmacy PharmD 282E. The study of nonprescription products and complementary and alternative medicine as it relates to the patient's ability to care for themselves with emphasis on the pharmacist's consultant role in product selection and non-pharmacologic recommendations. One lecture hour a week for one semester. Pharmacy 172E and Pharmacy PharmD 182F may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 282E (or Pharmacy 262D), 392P (or Pharmacy 392S), and credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 182P (or Pharmacy 172P).

PHM 282G. Pharmacy Business Plan Development.

The fundamentals of writing a pharmacy business plan, including the mission statement, objectives, description of products and services, legal structure, location analysis, layout and design, pro forma financial statements, staffing, market analysis and strategies, and promotion and advertising plans, culminating in submission of the plan for national competition. Two lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 282D and Pharmacy PharmD 282G may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 384K (or Pharmacy 326C) and completion of the second professional year in pharmacy, or consent of instructor.

PHM 382K. Experimental Design and Research Methods in Health Care.

Concepts and procedures involved in designing and completing a research project. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 322H and Pharmacy PharmD 382K may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Admission to the Pharmacy Honors Program or consent of instructor.

PHM 382L. Clinical Toxicology.

A course in toxicology that focuses on common poisons and their management; designed for pharmacy students planning to enter general practice. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 362L and Pharmacy PharmD 382L may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Admission to the professional pharmacy curriculum.

PHM 182P. Nonprescription Pharmacotherapeutics and Self Care II Laboratory.

Laboratory practice related to the pharmacist's consultant role in nonprescription product selection (including complementary and alternative medicine) and non-pharmacologic recommendations in self-care; includes fieldwork in a community pharmacy. One lecture hour and three laboratory or fieldwork hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 172P and Pharmacy PharmD 182P may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 182F (or Pharmacy 172E), and current intern registration with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy.

PHM 182R, 282R, 382R. Basic Studies in the Pharmaceutical Sciences.

Basic exploration in any area of the pharmaceutical and clinical sciences. For each semester hour of credit earned, one lecture hour a week for one semester. Pharmacy 161J, 261J, 361J and Pharmacy PharmD 182R, 282R, 382R may not both be counted unless the topics vary. May be repeated for credit when the topics vary. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Admission to the professional pharmacy curriculum; additional prerequisites vary with the topic.

PHM 183C, 283C. Professional Development Convocation V.

Professional development issues and assessments for PharmD students in the third professional year. Student fulfillment of professional and program-specific responsibilities (program evaluations, portfolios, administrative requirements), practice opportunities in pharmacy, and addressing the expected areas and levels of professional growth as the student advances through the curriculum. For each semester hour of credit earned, one lecture hour a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Pharmacy 182H, Pharmacy PharmD 183C, 283C. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 282D (or Pharmacy 172H).

PHM 383E. Development of Interprofessional Education for Collaborative Practice.

A collaboration between students in pharmacy, nursing, social work, and medicine in the development of educational modules addressing interprofessional education in collaborative practice relating to error disclosure, service learning, healthcare quality improvement. Preprofessional introduction to interprofessional education competencies. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 383E and Pharmacy PharmD 383E may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Completion of the second professional year in the College of Pharmacy.

PHM 183F. Basic Intravenous Admixtures.

Basic principles of injectable and other sterile dosage forms; methods of preparation and evaluation that meet current pharmacy practice standards. One lecture hour a week for one semester. Pharmacy 183F and Pharmacy PharmD 183F may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 388M (or Pharmacy 356C), 188P (or Pharmacy 156P), and credit or registration for 183G (or Pharmacy 183G).

PHM 183G. Basic Intravenous Admixtures Laboratory.

Basic laboratory principles in the preparation and evaluation of injectable and other sterile dosage forms. One lecture hour and three laboratory hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 183G and Pharmacy PharmD 183G may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 388M (or Pharmacy 356C), 188P (or Pharmacy 156P) and credit or registration for 183F (or Pharmacy 183F).

PHM 383K. New Concepts, Topics, and Issues in Pharmacy Practice.

Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 322P and Pharmacy PharmD 383K may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 384L (or Pharmacy 364D).

PHM 183P. 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 PharmD 685D. Three laboratory hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 165P and Pharmacy PharmD 183P may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 685D (or Pharmacy 665E).

PHM 183R, 283R, 383R. Advanced Study in Pharmaceutical Research.

For each semester hour of credit earned, three laboratory hours a week for one semester. No more than three semester hours may be counted toward the professional pharmacy elective requirement. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Second-professional-year standing and consent of instructor and the dean.

PHM 283U. Multidisciplinary Pain Management.

Problem-based instruction to help health professions students acquire knowledge and skills in the care of patients with acute and chronic pain. Taught by faculty members in medicine, pharmacy, and nursing. Two lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 283U and Pharmacy PharmD 283U may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

PHM 384D. Antimicrobics: Mechanism of Action and Clinical Use.

Mechanisms of antimicrobial activity and the development of bacterial resistance, and their relationship to clinical therapy. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 384D and Pharmacy PharmD 384D may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 685E (or Pharmacy 675E) and 184P (or Pharmacy 175P).

PHM 284E. Pharmacy Law.

State and federal pharmacy laws. Two lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 284E and Pharmacy PharmD 284E may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Completion of the second professional year in the College of Pharmacy.

PHM 184H. Antimicrobics: Advanced Inquiry.

Designed to give students additional insight, beyond Pharmacy PharmD 384D, into the development of antimicrobial agents and the interactions of these agents with each other, the pathogen, and the patient. Students explore a self-selected topic for research and presentation. Conference course, with at least fifteen additional hours to be arranged. Pharmacy 184H and Pharmacy PharmD 184H may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Registration for Pharmacy PharmD 384D.

PHM 384K. Community Pharmacy Management.

Advanced concepts in community pharmacy management for the student who plans to become a pharmacy owner or manager. Covers operational, personnel, and financial management; marketing; layout and design; and the delivery of pharmaceutical care in a community pharmacy setting. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 326C and Pharmacy PharmD 384K may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 281L (or Pharmacy 244C).

PHM 384L. Pharmacy and the Health Care System.

The health care system in the United States; principles of managed care; application of pricing policies; and an overview of pharmacy services. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 364D and Pharmacy PharmD 384L may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 281L (or Pharmacy 244C) and 181P (or Pharmacy 144P).

PHM 284M. Pharmacy Professional Communications.

Professional communication skills in interacting with patients and other health care professionals. One lecture hour and three laboratory hours a week for one semester, with additional hours to be arranged. Pharmacy 266P and Pharmacy PharmD 284M may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 287D (or Pharmacy 242D).

PHM 184N. Interprofessional Ethics.

Explores ethical issues in pharmacy practice and health care, with a focus on the perspectives of professionals in the fields of nursing, law, social work, and medicine. One lecture hour a week for one semester. May include five additional discussion hours. Pharmacy 176E and Pharmacy PharmD 184N may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 281L (or Pharmacy 244C), 181P (or Pharmacy 144P), 384L (or Pharmacy 364D), and credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 282D (or Pharmacy 172H), 685E (Pharmacy 675E), and 184P (or Pharmacy 175P).

PHM 184P. Pharmacotherapeutics II Laboratory.

Problem-based laboratory 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 PharmD 685D and 685E. Three laboratory hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 175P and Pharmacy PharmD 184P may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 685E (or Pharmacy 675E).

PHM 284S. Quality and Patient Safety Interprofessional Education.

Concepts of patient safety and quality improvement. Current and past quality improvement projects are used to demonstrate the model of clinical safety and effectiveness. Reducing and preventing medical errors using the TeamSTEPPS approach; working in interprofessional teams on a quality improvement project. The equivalent of two lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 274S and Pharmacy PharmD 284S may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Completion of the second professional year in the College of Pharmacy.

PHM 685D. Pharmacotherapeutics I.

An integrated approach (pathophysiology, medicinal chemistry, pharmacology, and therapeutics) to the etiology and treatment of adrenergic-based diseases; cholinergic-based diseases; inflammatory diseases; hypertension; acute and chronic renal disease; and cardiovascular disease, including hyperlipidemia, circulatory problems, thromboembolic disease, myocardial ischemia, myocardial infarction, congestive heart failure, and arrhythmias. Six lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 665E and Pharmacy PharmD 685D may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 282E (or Pharmacy 262D), 195Q (or Pharmacy 163C), 195P (or Pharmacy 163P) and 392P (or Pharmacy 392S).

PHM 685E. Pharmacotherapeutics II.

An integrated approach (pathophysiology, medicinal chemistry, pharmacology, and therapeutics) to the pathogenesis and treatment of bacterial, viral, and fungal infections; immunizations against bacterial and viral diseases; and allergies, asthma, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Six lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 675E and Pharmacy PharmD 685E may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 685D (or Pharmacy 665E) and credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 182P (or Pharmacy 175P).

PHM 685F. Pharmacotherapeutics III.

An integrated approach (pathophysiology, medicinal chemistry, pharmacology, and therapeutics) to the etiology and treatment of neurological, psychiatric, and developmental disorders. Also includes therapeutics of pain management, anesthesia, chemical dependence, and oncology. Six lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 695F and Pharmacy PharmD 685F may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 685E (or Pharmacy 675E) and 182P (or Pharmacy 175P), and credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 185P (or Pharmacy 185P) and 385G (or Pharmacy 395G).

PHM 385G. Pharmacotherapeutics IV.

An integrated approach (pathophysiology, medicinal chemistry, pharmacology, and therapeutics) to the etiology and treatment of hormonal disorders and gastrointestinal disorders. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 395G and Pharmacy PharmD 385G may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 685E (or Pharmacy 675E) and 182P (or Pharmacy 172P) and credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 185P (or Pharmacy 185P) and 685F (or Pharmacy 695F).

PHM 385H. Pharmacotherapeutics of Special Populations.

Subjects include geriatrics, pediatrics, pharmacogenomics, transplant patients, and under-served populations. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 396D and Pharmacy PharmD 385H may both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 390N (or Pharmacy 371S), 190P (or Pharmacy 171P), 182F (or Pharmacy 172E), 182P (or Pharmacy 172P), 185P (or Pharmacy 185P), 685F (or Pharmacy 695F), and 385G (or Pharmacy 395G).

PHM 185J. Independent Inquiry into Special Populations.

Companion course to required course, Pharmacy PharmD 385H. Students identify a category issue associated with one of the four major modules of the course (under-served populations, geriatrics, pharmacogenomics, or pediatrics), and work closely with a faculty mentor to complete a comprehensive paper and presentation to the class. For each semester or credit hour earned, the equivalent of one lecture hour a week for one semester. Pharmacy 196G and Pharmacy Pharm D 185J may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Registration for Pharmacy PharmD 385H.

PHM 385K. Applied Pharmacy Management.

Examination and application of principles of pharmacy management, with emphasis on human resource management. Subjects include interviewing and selection techniques, assessing job performance, improving the work environment, leadership skills, management skills, managing medication errors, and quality improvement of pharmacy services. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 326M and Pharmacy PharmD 385K may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 281L (or Pharmacy 244C) and 181P (or Pharmacy 144P).

PHM 185P. Pharmacotherapeutics III Laboratory.

Problem-based laboratory that integrates the pathology, medicinal chemistry, pharmacology, and therapeutic aspects of various diseases in order to prepare students to make sound therapeutic decisions. Subjects introduced in Pharmacy PharmD 685D, 685E, 685F, and 385G. Three laboratory hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 185P and Pharmacy PharmD 185P may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 685E (or Pharmacy 675E) and 185P (or Pharmacy 175P) and credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 685F (or Pharmacy 695F) and 385G (or Pharmacy 395G).

PHM 386G. Spanish for the Pharmacy Professional.

Intermediate communication skills in Spanish. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 386G and Pharmacy PharmD 386G may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Completion of the second professional year in the College of Pharmacy, and one year of college-level Spanish or consent of instructor.

PHM 386H. Institutional Clinical Skills.

Hands-on experience in an institutional practice care facility; examines pharmacy services, hospital pharmacy management, staff interaction, and the flow of information from pharmacy to bedside. Forty hours a week for two weeks. Pharmacy 377H and Pharmacy PharmD 386H may not both be counted. Offered on the credit/no credit basis only. Prerequisite: Current intern registration with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy; and Pharmacy PharmD 287D (or Pharmacy 242D), 281L (or Pharmacy 244C), 181P (or Pharmacy 144P), 195Q (or Pharmacy 163C), 195P (or Pharmacy 163P), 384L (or Pharmacy 364D), 284M (or Pharmacy 266P), 190P (or Pharmacy 171P), 390N (or Pharmacy 371S) , 282D (or Pharmacy 172H), 685E (or Pharmacy 675E), 182P (or Pharmacy 175P), 184N (or Pharmacy 176E) and 289P (or Pharmacy 277P, or 177G and 177P).

PHM 386K. Pharmacy Association Management.

An introduction to the principles involved in managing pharmacy associations. Students gain practical experience in a community pharmacy. Nine hours of fieldwork a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Pharmacy 329C, 389C, and Pharmacy PharmD 386K. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 281L (or Pharmacy 244C) and 181P (or Pharmacy 144P) and consent of instructor.

PHM 186P. Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics Laboratory.

Using classroom simulations, provides students with opportunities to practice their skills in interacting with patients and other healthcare professionals and communicating information regarding contemporary therapeutic regimens. One lecture hour and three laboratory hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 194P and Pharmacy PharmD 186P may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 185P (Pharmacy 185P), 685F (or Pharmacy 695F) and 385G (Pharmacy 395G).

PHM 186Q. Experiential Pharmacy Practice and Patient Counseling.

Medication use and dispensing in a practice environment. Counseling skills and techniques for a better understanding of disease states and positive medication outcomes. Three laboratory hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 176P and Pharmacy PharmD 186Q may not both be counted. Offered on the credit/no credit basis only. Prerequisite: Current intern registration with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy, and credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 685D (or Pharmacy 665E) and 284M (or Pharmacy 266P).

PHM 286R. Advanced Contemporary Compounding.

The art and science of compounding pharmaceutical preparations to develop an advanced understanding of formulation, stability, and quality standards of compounded pharmaceuticals. Focuses on pharmaceutical elegance; developing professional judgement based on limited data to assess the stability and efficacy of a compound before dispensing the preparation; the regulations governing compounding, including those outlined by the United States Pharmacopeial Convention, the Pharmacy Compounding Accreditation Board, and other scientific and professional organizations; mechanisms for evaluation and analysis of the quality of a compounded formulation; and marketing and promotion of compounding services. Two lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 256R and Pharmacy PharmD 286R may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Phamacy PharmD 388M (or Pharmacy 356C) and 188P (or Pharmacy 156P).

PHM 186S. Advanced Contemporary Compounding Laboratory.

Advanced compounding methods with respect to pharmaceutical dosage forms and formulations, with emphasis placed on creating formulations that satisfy unique patient needs, and a discussion of equipment used by compounding pharmacists to formulate preparations that satisfy those needs. Pharmacy PharmD 186S builds upon compounding skills taught in Pharmacy PharmD 188P. Three laboratory hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 156S and Pharmacy PharmD 186S may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Registration for Pharmacy PharmD 286R.

PHM 287D. Introduction to Patient Care.

Introduction to the profession of pharmacy, including the principle of service. Includes fieldwork in a local eldercare facility. One lecture hour and up to three laboratory hours a week for two semesters; and a minimum of twelve additional hours of fieldwork to be arranged over two semesters. Pharmacy 242D and Pharmacy PharmD 287D may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: For Pharmacy PharmD 287DA, admission to the professional pharmacy curriculum; for 287DB, Pharmacy PharmD 287DA (or Pharmacy 242DA).

PHM 287H. Community Care Clinical Skills.

Clinical work in a community-based pharmacy practice setting. Includes medication therapy management training, participation in the development of patient care plans, the ability to develop and conduct a public health project, carry out patient exercises, and complete prescription management activities such as patient counseling. Five to six hours of fieldwork a week for one semester. Pharmacy 287H and Pharmacy PharmD 287H may not both be counted. Offered on the credit/no credit basis only. Prerequisite: Current intern registration with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy; Pharmacy PharmD 195Q (or Pharmacy 163C), 195P (or Pharmacy 163P), 384L (or Pharmacy 364D), 284M (or Pharmacy 266P), 182F (or Pharmacy 172E), 182P (or Pharmacy 172P), 184N (or Pharmacy 176E), 289P (or Pharmacy 177G and 177P, or 277P) and 392P (or Pharmacy 392S).

PHM 187J, 287J, 387J. Advanced Problems in Pharmacy Education.

Laboratory course examining professional education issues and techniques for students exploring an academic career. For each semester hour of credit earned, three laboratory hours a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Pharmacy 187J, 287J, 387J, Pharmacy PharmD 187J, 287J, 387J. Prerequisite: Completion of all first-year professional coursework and consent of the dean.

PHM 687K. Pharmacy Association Management Residency.

Experience working in a pharmacy association, including active involvement in some managerial aspect of the association. Eighteen hours of fieldwork a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Pharmacy 629D, 689D, Pharmacy PharmD 687K. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 384L (or Pharmacy 364D) and consent of instructor.

PHM 387M. Physical and Chemical Principles of Drugs.

Fundamental, introductory principles of pharmaceutics, including thermodynamics, kinetics, and other basic chemical principles related to drugs. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 342C and Pharmacy PharmD 387M may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Admission to the professional pharmacy curriculum, and credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 187P (or Pharmacy 142P).

PHM 287N. Biopharmaceutics.

Complements the basic pharmaceutics principles covered in Pharmacy PharmD 387M. Subjects include core concepts in biopharmaceutics of drugs. Two lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 252C and Pharmacy PharmD 287N may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Admission to the professional pharmacy curriculum.

PHM 187P. Physical and Chemical Principles of Drugs Laboratory.

Problem-based learning exercises to reinforce the material presented in Pharmacy PharmD 387M. One lecture hour and three laboratory hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 142P and Pharmacy PharmD 187P may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Admission to the professional pharmacy curriculum, and credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 387M (or Pharmacy 342C).

PHM 187R. Exploratory Research in Pharmacy.

The student participates in ongoing in-depth research activities in pharmaceutics, medicinal chemistry, toxicology, pharmacology, pharmacy administration, pharmacy practice, or pharmacotherapy. At least seven research hours a week for one semester. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 181R (or Pharmacy 151R) and admission to the Pharmacy Honors Program, or consent of the dean.

PHM 288H. Pharmacy Honors Proposal and Tutorial Course.

Honors seminar; development of laboratory research proposal for approval by the Honors Program Committee. One lecture hour and three hours of independent research a week for one semester. Pharmacy 278H and Pharmacy PharmD 288H may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Admission to the Pharmacy Honors Program.

PHM 388K. Hospital Pharmacy.

Basic principles, standards, and procedures involved in providing professional pharmaceutical services in hospitals. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 372K and Pharmacy PharmD 388K may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Admission to the professional pharmacy curriculum.

PHM 388M. Pharmaceutics.

General introduction to dosage forms, and the technology and pharmaceutical rationale fundamental to their development. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 356C and Pharmacy PharmD 388M may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 387M (or Pharmacy 342C) and 187P (or Pharmacy 142P) and credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 188P (or Pharmacy 156P).

PHM 188P. Pharmaceutics Laboratory.

Laboratory course supporting the subjects discussed in Pharmacy PharmD 388M. One hour of pre-laboratory lecture and three laboratory hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 156P and Pharmacy PharmD 188P may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 388M (or Pharmacy 356C).

PHM 489H. Pharmacy Honors Thesis and Tutorial Course.

Honors seminar; laboratory research project conducted under the supervision of one or more faculty members. One lecture hour and nine laboratory hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 479H and Pharmacy PharmD 489H may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 288H (or Pharmacy 278H).

PHM 389K. Social Media and Consumer Healthcare.

An exploration of how social media is transforming healthcare and improving patient outcomes. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 282E (or Pharmacy 262D), 182F (or Pharmacy 172E), and 182P (or Pharmacy 172P).

PHM 289P. Introduction to Clinical Skills Laboratory.

Designed to develop the practical skills necessary in a pharmacy setting, with a focus on patient histories, how to read and interpret patient charts, adult immunizations (including APhA certification), and training and certification in CPR from American Heart Association facilitators. Laboratory includes practical application of pharmacy clinical skills. One lecture hour and three laboratory hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 277P and Pharmacy PharmD 289P may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Current intern registration with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy; Pharmacy PharmD 284M (or Pharmacy 266P) and 392P (or Pharmacy 392S); and credit or registration for Pharmacy 685E (or Pharmacy 675E) and 184P (or Pharmacy 175P).

PHM 189S, 289S, 389S. Community Service Learning.

Community-based participatory projects designed to connect coursework and community service experiences. Past and present health issues specific to the Texas region (such as United States-Mexico border issues), national and regional health initiatives, service challenges and opportunities, as well as personal/professional identities and responsibilities to the community. Projects developed in consultation with a faculty mentor and a selected community site. Includes an academic service-learning component. For each semester credit hour earned, one lecture hour a week for one semester; with a minimum of two fieldwork hours a week at a service-learning site to be arranged. Only one of the following may be counted: Pharmacy 169S, 269S, 369S, Pharmacy PharmD 189S, 289S, 389S. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Completion of the second professional year in the College of Pharmacy.

PHM 290D. Nutritional Aspects of Clinical Pharmacy.

Explores the interrelationships of nutrition, disease, and drug therapy, including aspects of both normal and clinical nutrition, nutritional deficiencies, and the metabolic consequences or diseases associated with malnutrition. Patient case studies examine both the effects of drug therapy on nutrition and the effects of nutrition on drug therapy. Disease states covered include cardiovascular disease, diabetes, hepatic and renal failure, and anemia. Two lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 270D and Pharmacy PharmD 290D may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 685F (or Pharmacy 695F) and 385G (or Pharmacy 395G).

PHM 390K. Clinical Management of Drug-Drug Interactions.

Group discussions with an emphasis on clinically relevant drug-drug interactions, mechanisms, significance, and clinical management. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Completion of the second professional year in the College of Pharmacy and consent of instructor.

PHM 290L. Introduction to Nuclear Pharmacy.

An overview of nuclear pharmacy, a recognized specialty area of pharmacy practice focusing on the compounding and dispensing of radioactive materials for use in nuclear medicine procedures (therapeutic, diagnostic, and imaging). Two lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 270N and Pharmacy PharmD 290L may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 287N (or Pharmacy 252C), 190P (or Pharmacy 171P) and 390N (or Pharmacy 371S); or consent of instructor.

PHM 290M. Inpatient Adult Medicine.

Clinical therapeutic management of adult patients in an inpatient, institutional (primarily hospital) setting. Two lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 270M and Pharmacy PharmD 290M may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Completion of the second professional year in the College of Pharmacy.

PHM 390N. Integrated Basic and Applied Pharmacokinetics.

Introduction to pharmacokinetic principles; and the application of principles to specific drugs and patient situations. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 371S and Pharmacy PharmD 390N may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 387M (or Pharmacy 342C), 187P (or Pharmacy 142P), 287N (or Pharmacy 252C), 388M (or Pharmacy 356C), and 188P (or Pharmacy 156P); and credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 171P (or Pharmacy 171P), 675E (or Pharmacy 675E), and 175P (or Pharmacy 175P).

PHM 190P. Integrated Basic and Applied Pharmacokinetics Laboratory.

Problem-based and case-based application of pharmacokinetic principles to specific drugs and patient situations. One lecture hour and three laboratory hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 171P and Pharmacy PharmD 190P may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 390N (or Pharmacy 371S).

PHM 390S. Interprofessional Community Service Learning.

Integration of community service with contemporary pharmacy practice, with a focus on social justice and social determinants of health care. Weekly online didactic modules, a minimum of fifty hours of service learning practicum with a community partner, and twice monthly group meetings. Pharmacy 370S and Pharmacy PharmD 390S may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Completion of the second professional year in the College of Pharmacy.

PHM 390T. Pharmacy International Exchange.

Work in an exchange program with international colleges and schools of pharmacy as partners. Examination of similarities and differences between pharmacy education, professional practice, and/or research in the hosting country and in the United States. Forty hours of fieldwork a week for one semester. Pharmacy 390T and Pharmacy PharmD 390T may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Completion of the first professional year in the College of Pharmacy and consent of instructor.

PHM 390V. Patient Safety.

Covers methods to ensure patient safety, prevent misadventures, and develop policy associated with patient safety and misadventure prevention. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Pharmacy 361J (Topic: Patient Safety and You), 390V, and Pharmacy PharmD 390V. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 284M (or Pharmacy 266P).

PHM 290W. Health Leadership.

Develops skills necessary to identify and establish professional goals, build and lead teams, delegate effectively, resolve conflicts, network for career advancement, document leadership experiences/abilities on curriculum vitae and in recommendation letters, and demonstrate leadership abilities during job interviews. Two lecture hours a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Pharmacy 261J (Topic: Health Leaders), 290W or Pharmacy PharmD 290W. Offered on the letter-grade basis only.

PHM 291K. Pediatric Pharmacotherapy.

Pathophysiology and pharmacotherapy of selected pediatric diseases. Designed to expose students to pediatric pharmacy as a potential area of focus, and to prepare them for a potential residency or practice in providing pharmaceutical care in a pediatric setting. Two lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 282Q and Pharmacy PharmD 291K may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Completion of the first professional year in the College of Pharmacy.

PHM 191L. Leadership in Community Service Learning.

Designed for students enrolled in Pharmacy PharmD 390S and 381H who elect to serve in a leadership role for the community service-learning project. Involves coordination and organization of responsibilities at each phase of the project, communication with community partners, and additional outreach based on the needs of the community partner. Includes development of a plan and disseminate of the project outcomes. A minimum of six in-person meetings with the instructor, with additional meetings scheduled as needed, including online and by telephone. Pharmacy 171L and Pharmacy PharmD 191L may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 390S (or Pharmacy 370s) or 381H (or Pharmacy 381H).

PHM 391W. Leadership and Advocacy in Pharmacy.

A discussion forum for exploring current legislative and regulatory issues influencing the pharmacy profession. Focuses on retrieving legislative and regulatory information, interpreting legislation, regulations and their potential impacts, engaging in discussion on various perspectives of the issues and presenting information on legislation and regulations that impact pharmacy practice. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Pharmacy 361J (Topic: Leadership and Advocacy in Pharmacy), 391W, and Pharmacy PharmD 391W. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Admission to the professional pharmacy curriculum.

PHM 292G, 392G. Herbal and Botanical Supplements.

A practice-based approach to learning about the most common herbal and botanical supplements in a pharmacy practice setting, including review of studies of popular uses, clinical indications, pharmacological effects, mechanisms of action, side effects, contraindications, and common dosage guidelines. Discussion of the legal, regulatory, and ethical aspects, in addition to analyzing manufacturing quality issues and counterfeit products is also addressed. This course is offered in an online, asynchronous manner (This class does not have a meeting time or location). This may include reviewing video lectures and reading materials independently while meeting course assignment and examination deadlines. For each semester hour of credit earned, one lecture hour a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Pharmacy 292G, 392G, Pharmacy PharmD 292G, 392G. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 282E (or Pharmacy 262D), 195Q (or Pharmacy 163C), and 182F (or Pharmacy 172E).

PHM 392P. Patient Assessment Skills Laboratory.

Introduction to patient assessment techniques skills needed to provide pharmaceutical care. Two lecture hours and three laboratory hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 392S and Pharmacy PharmD 392P may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Current intern registration with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy, and Pharmacy PharmD 480C (or Pharmacy 253C) and 480D (or Pharmacy 253D).

PHM 693C. Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Practice.

Analysis of pharmacotherapy, evaluation of drug use, and synthesis of rational drug regimens in the context of ambulatory patient care. Forty laboratory hours a week for at least six weeks, with additional hours to be arranged. Pharmacy 693C and Pharmacy PharmD 693C may not both be counted. Offered on the credit/no credit basis only. Prerequisite: Current intern registration with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy and completion of all didactic and laboratory coursework prior to the fourth professional year in the College of Pharmacy; during the fall and spring semesters, concurrent enrollment in two of the following: Pharmacy PharmD 693E (or Pharmacy 693E), 693N (or Pharmacy 693N), 693P (or Pharmacy 693P), 693S (or Pharmacy 693S), 694C (or Pharmacy 694C), 694E (or Pharmacy 694E), 694S (or Pharmacy 694S), or 695E (or Pharmacy 695E).

PHM 693E. Elective in Pharmacy Practice I.

Experience in pharmacy practice, research, or administration. Forty laboratory hours a week for at least six weeks, with additional hours to be arranged. Pharmacy 693E and Pharmacy PharmD 693E may not both be counted. Offered on the credit/no credit basis only. Prerequisite: Current intern registration with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy and completion of all didactic and laboratory coursework prior to the fourth professional year in the College of Pharmacy; during the fall and spring semesters, concurrent enrollment in two of the following: Pharmacy PharmD 693C (or Pharmacy 693C), 693N (or Pharmacy 693N), 693P (or Pharmacy 693P), 693S (or Pharmacy 693S), 694C (or Pharmacy 694C), 694E (or Pharmacy 694E), 694S (or Pharmacy 694S), or 695E (or Pharmacy 695E).

PHM 693N. Advanced Hospital Pharmacy Practice.

Analysis of pharmacotherapy, evaluation of drug use, synthesis of rational drug regimens, and dispensing of medications in the context of institutional patient care. Forty laboratory hours a week for at least six weeks, with additional hours to be arranged. Pharmacy 693N and Pharmacy PharmD 693N may not both be counted. Offered on the credit/no credit basis only. Prerequisite: Current intern registration with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy and completion of all didactic and laboratory coursework prior to the fourth professional year in the College of Pharmacy; during the fall and spring semesters, concurrent enrollment in two of the following: Pharmacy PharmD 693C (or Pharmacy 693C), 693P (or Pharmacy 693P), 693S (or Pharmacy 693S), 694C (or Pharmacy 694C), 694E (or Pharmacy 694E), 694S (or Pharmacy 694S), or 695E (or Pharmacy 695E).

PHM 693P. Advanced Community Pharmacy Practice.

Analysis of pharmacotherapy, evaluation of drug use, synthesis of rational drug regimens, and dispensing of medications in the context of community-based patient care. Forty laboratory hours a week for at least six weeks, with additional hours to be arranged. Pharmacy 693P and Pharmacy PharmD 693P may not both be counted. Offered on the credit/no credit basis only. Prerequisite: Current intern registration with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy and completion of all didactic and laboratory coursework prior to the fourth professional year in the College of Pharmacy; during the fall and spring semesters, concurrent enrollment in two of the following: Pharmacy PharmD 693C (or Pharmacy 693C), 693E (or Pharmacy 693E), 693N (or Pharmacy 693N), 693S (or Pharmacy 693S), 694C (or Pharmacy 694C), 694E (or Pharmacy 694E), 694S (or Pharmacy 694S), or 695E (or Pharmacy 695E).

PHM 693S. Selective in Pharmacy Practice I.

Analysis of pharmacotherapy, evaluation of drug use, and synthesis of rational drug regimens in a selected pharmacy practice environment. Forty laboratory hours a week for at least six weeks, with additional hours to be arranged. Pharmacy 693S and Pharmacy PharmD 693S may not both be counted. Offered on the credit/no credit basis only. Prerequisite: Current intern registration with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy and completion of all didactic and laboratory coursework prior to the fourth professional year in the College of Pharmacy; during the fall and spring semesters, concurrent enrollment in two of the following: Pharmacy PharmD 693C (or Pharmacy 693C), 693E (or Pharmacy 693E), 693N (or Pharmacy 693N), 693P (or Pharmacy 693P), 694C (or Pharmacy 694C), 694E (or Pharmacy 694E), 694S (or Pharmacy 694S), or 695E (or Pharmacy 695E).

PHM 693W. Elective International Pharmacy Experience.

Competitive placement for an international advanced pharmacy experience. Forty laboratory hours a week for at least six weeks, with additional hours to be arranged. Pharmacy 693W and Pharmacy PharmD 693W may not both be counted. Offered on the credit/no credit basis only. Prerequisite: Current intern registration with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy and completion of all didactic and laboratory coursework prior to the fourth professional year in the College of Pharmacy.

PHM 694C. Inpatient General Medicine Pharmacy Practice.

Analysis of pharmacotherapy, evaluation of drug use, and synthesis of rational drug regimens in the context of acute patient care. Forty laboratory hours a week for at least six weeks, with additional hours to be arranged. Pharmacy 694C and Pharmacy PharmD 694C may not both be counted. Offered on the credit/no credit basis only. Prerequisite: Current intern registration with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy and completion of all didactic and laboratory coursework prior to the fourth professional year in the College of Pharmacy; during the fall and spring semesters, concurrent enrollment in two of the following: Pharmacy PharmD 693C (or Pharmacy 693C), 693E (or Pharmacy 693E), 693N (or Pharmacy 693N), 693P (or Pharmacy 693P), 693S (or Pharmacy 693S), 694E (or Pharmacy 694E), 694S (or Pharmacy 694S), or 695E (or Pharmacy 695E).

PHM 694E. Elective in Pharmacy Practice II.

Experience in pharmacy practice, research, or administration. Forty laboratory hours a week for at least six weeks, with additional hours to be arranged. Pharmacy 694E and Pharmacy PharmD 694E may not both be counted. Offered on the credit/no credit basis only. Prerequisite: Current intern registration with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy and completion of all didactic and laboratory coursework prior to the fourth professional year in the College of Pharmacy; during the fall and spring semesters, concurrent enrollment in two of the following: Pharmacy PharmD 693C (or Pharmacy 693C), 693E (or Pharmacy 693E), 693N (or Pharmacy 693N), 693P (or Pharmacy 693P), 693S (or Pharmacy 693S), 694C (or Pharmacy 694C), 694S (or Pharmacy 694S), or 695E (or Pharmacy 695E).

PHM 394F. Pharmacoeconomics.

Terms, concepts, procedures, methods, problems, and strengths associated with pharmacoeconomics. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Pharmacy 393T, 394F, Pharmacy Graduate Studies 393T, Pharmacy PharmD 394F. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 384L (or Pharmacy 364D) or consent of instructor.

PHM 694S. Selective in Pharmacy Practice II.

Analysis of pharmacotherapy, evaluation of drug use, and synthesis of rational drug regimens in selected pharmacy practice environments. Forty laboratory hours a week for at least six weeks, with additional hours to be arranged. Pharmacy 694S and Pharmacy PharmD 694S may not both be counted. Offered on the credit/no credit basis only. Prerequisite: Current intern registration with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy and completion of all didactic and laboratory coursework prior to the fourth professional year in the College of Pharmacy; during the fall and spring semesters, concurrent enrollment in two of the following: Pharmacy PharmD 693C (or Pharmacy 693C), 693E (or Pharmacy 693E), 693N (or Pharmacy 693N), 693P (or Pharmacy 693P), 693S (or Pharmacy 693S), 694C (or Pharmacy 694C) 694E (or Pharmacy 694E), or 695E (or Pharmacy 695E).

PHM 695E. Elective in Pharmacy Practice III.

Experience in pharmacy practice, research, or administration. Forty laboratory hours a week for at least six weeks, with additional hours to be arranged. Pharmacy 695E and Pharmacy PharmD 695E may not both be counted. Offered on the credit/no credit basis only. Prerequisite: Current intern registration with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy and completion of all didactic and laboratory coursework prior to the fourth professional year in the College of Pharmacy; during the fall and spring semesters, concurrent enrollment in two of the following: Pharmacy PharmD 693C (or Pharmacy 693C), 693E (or Pharmacy 693E), 693N (or Pharmacy 693N), 693P (or Pharmacy 693P), 693S (or Pharmacy 693S), 694C (or Pharmacy 694C) 694E (or Pharmacy 694E) or 694S (or Pharmacy 694S).

PHM 195P. Drug Information and Evidence-Based Practice Laboratory.

Practical application of the concepts presented in Pharmacy 195Q. Includes assignments, projects, and oral presentations. Three laboratory hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 163P and Pharmacy PharmD 195P may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 282E (or Pharmacy 262D), 195Q (or Pharmacy 163C), and 685D (or Pharmacy 665E).

PHM 195Q. Drug Information and Evidence-Based Practice.

Knowledge and skills needed to retrieve and interpret drug information. Interpretation of biomedical literature and an introduction to concepts of evidence-based practice. One lecture hour a week for one semester. Pharmacy 163C and Pharmacy PharmD 195Q may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 287D (or Pharmacy 242D); or credit or registration for Pharmacy PharmD 282E (or Pharmacy 262D), 195P (or Pharmacy 163P), and 685D (or Pharmacy 665E).

PHM 295R. Advanced Evidence-Based Practice.

Research methodology and biostatistical concepts as they relate to the interpretation and critical evaluation of biomedical literature. Designed to build upon the material covered in Pharmacy PharmD 195Q. Two lecture hours a week for one semester. Pharmacy 295R and Pharmacy PharmD 295R may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Pharmacy PharmD 195Q (or Pharmacy 163C), 195P (or Pharmacy 163P), 185P (or Pharmacy 185P), 685F (or Pharmacy 695F), and 385G (or Pharmacy 395G).

PHM 398T. College Teaching Methodology.

Interdisciplinary course intended to provide a foundation of theoretical and practical knowledge relating to teaching at the postsecondary level. Subjects include instructional methods, instructional design, practice teaching, teaching philosophy, instructional technology, and assessment of learning. Includes class discussions and individual consultations. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Pharmacy 368T, 398T, Pharmacy Graduate Studies 398T, Pharmacy PharmD 398T. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Completion of the second professional year in the College of Pharmacy, or consent of instructor.