• HLT-212 : Substance Abuse and Addiction

    Academic Level:
    Undergraduate
    Department:
    Allied Health
    Subject:
    Health
    Prerequisites:
    137
    Corequisites:
    None
    Credits:
    3
    The course provides an overview of the field of substance abuse and addictions including but not limited to the psychopharmacology related to treatment. In addition, the course conveys an understanding of the impact of abuse on individuals, families, communities and society. Substance use is approached from a variety of prospective; behavioral, pharmacological, historical, social, and clinical.