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HUS 102H - Physiological Aspects of Chemical Dependence - Honors

3 credit hours - 45 hours of lecture; one term.
This is an honors course.

Examine the physiologic effects of recreational drug use and chemical dependence on the body systems. Classifications of abused drugs (alcohol, narcotics, depressants, stimulants and hallucinogens), basic concepts of the addiction cycle and treatment goals will be discussed. Approved by the Office of Education and Training for Addictions Services (OETAS).

Prerequisite(s): Eligibility for Honors courses.

Note: As part of the course, students will complete a capstone research project:  Students will refine their research and critical thinking skills to complete the project successfully.  Also offered as HUS 102 ; credit is not given for both HUS 102H and HUS 102 .