This course provides the pharmacy technician student the opportunity to apply pharmaceutical knowledge and techniques learned in the classroom setting in a safe and competent manner under the direction of a pharmacist. Students will be expected to gain experiences in assisting the pharmacist in serving patients, maintaining medications, inventory control and participating in the administration and management of a pharmacy practice at a pharmacy setting. Students will gain exposure to on-the-job experience and training in the pharmacy setting and practical application of pharmacy skills and gain experience in all aspects of drug preparation and distribution utilized by participating sites. This course also prepares students for the national certification exam. Lab fee required. Students must complete this course with a grade of "C" or higher.
Prerequisites: PTN 1131, PTN 1131L, ENC 1101, CGS 1060C or CGS 2100C, HSC 1531 with grades of "C" or higher.
Corequisites: PTN 1948C and PTN 1122.
Terms Typically Offered:Fall, Spring
Textbook information will be available online for each term's courses 45 days prior to the first day of classes
for the term.
The courses in this catalog are identified by prefixes and numbers that were assigned by Florida's Statewide
Course Numbering System, a system used by all public postsecondary institutions in Florida and 32 non-public
institutions. Seminole State controls the description, credit and content of its own courses.