PHSC - Pharmaceutical Sciences

PHSC 621 Biostatistics

Credits 3. 3 Lecture Hours.

Introduction to basic statistical concepts and analytical methods; familiarization with statistical approaches used in pharmaceutical research and development; understanding the principles and development of skills for clinical research design, pre-clinical studies and clinical trials; understanding bio-statistical need for the result interpretation, introduction to evaluation of the medical literature and assessment of research reports and proposals; research terminologies, study design, statistical testing of data, investigator’s responsibilities in the ethical considerations of research; fundamentals of data sets and the evaluation of statistical results by employing examples of the clinical application of statistics; introduction to the methods used to conduct research in significant areas of pharmacy practice.

PHSC 685 Directed Studies

Credits 1 to 6. 1 to 6 Other Hours.

Offered to enable students to undertake and complete, with credit, limited investigations not within their thesis research and not covered by any other courses in the curriculum. May be repeated for credit.
Prerequisites: Approval of instructor.

PHSC 689 Special Topics in...

Credits 1 to 4. 1 to 4 Other Hours.

Selected topics in an identified area of pharmaceutical sciences. May be repeated for credit.
Prerequisites: Approval of instructor.

PHSC 691 Research

Credits 1 to 23. 1 to 23 Other Hours.

Research for thesis or dissertation. May be repeated for credit.