Chemical Dependency and Substance Use and Abuse

Code: OLRN8420

Course description

In this course, students study the effects of use and abuse of various drugs on the body including: alcohol, nicotine, prescription drugs, hallucinogens, cocaine, narcotics and marijuana, inhalants and steroids. An introduction to the science of Pharmacology is included.

Course details

Hours: 45
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Start Date
Day/Time
Delivery
Campus
Cost
Availability
Start Date: Jan. 15, 2019
Day/Time:
Delivery: Online
Campus: Online
Cost: $455.85
 
End date: Apr. 23, 2019
Hours: 45
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None

Additional information: This course is offered through OntarioLearn. Find out more about OntarioLearn courses and booking your exams.

Textbooks can be purchased from www.textnet.ca. No substitutions unless otherwise stated.

Required textbook(s):

Textbook title: Fundamentals of Addiction: A Practical Guide for Counsellors Author: Herie and Skinner Publisher: Toronto Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Edition: 2014 ISBN: 9781771141475

Host college: SL

Not all courses are offered each term. Winter 2019 registration opens November 5, 2018. Spring 2019 registration opens February 4, 2019.