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SW 384: Drugs of Abuse

Virginia Wesleyan University
Regular price
$850.00
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$850.00
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  • Class Start

    October 20, 2021

  • Class End

    December 10, 2021

  • Drop Day

    October 26, 2021

  • Term

    Fall 2021

  • Teacher

    TBD

  • Course Syllabus

    See Syllabus

About this course

SW 384: Drugs of Abuse is offered online by Virginia Wesleyan University. An introduction to the complex issues surrounding both licit and illicit drugs. The most widely used/abused drugs are studied in some depth to include an overview of their pharmacology and the neurophysiology of the brain. The major classifications of drugs of abuse, their addictive potential and the continuum of use, misuse, abuse and addiction are addressed. The short and long term consequences of drug use are studied in addition to the dangers of drug interactions.
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Required Text

Inaba, Daryl, Pharm. D., & Cohen, William. (2014). Uppers, Downers, All Arounders (8th Edition), CNS Productions. ISBN-13: 978-0926544390 ISBN-10: 092654439X

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    SW 384: Drugs of Abuse is scheduled to start on Oct 20, 2021 and ends Dec 10, 2021

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    The deadline to enroll for SW 384: Drugs of Abuse is Oct 06, 2021 You must be enrolled before that date.