Healthcare

Pharmacy

Pharmacy is the science that deals with the use of pharmaceutical drugs and this is what the Pharmacy program is mostly about, teaching you about the chemical structures, properties and mechanisms of actions of drugs across various classes, including specific drug classes such as antibiotics, hypertensive medications and antidepressants, as well as the principles of drug delivery, medicinal chemistry and applied pharmacokinetics. You will also learn about the drugs used in chemotherapy and the basics of immunization, along with how to do research in the field of pharmacotherapy, how to package and label drugs and how to dispense medications in both retail and hospital pharmacy settings.