Fundamentals Of Computers
- History of Data Processing
- Types of Computers
- Components of a Computer
- Computer System and Business Computer System
- Backing Storage Devices
- Unit of Memory
- Viruses and Anti-viruses Issues
System Analysis And Design
- What is a System?
- Steps in system life cycle
- Data Gathering and Data Analysis
- Designing a New System
- Development and Implementation of New System
- Data Processing
- The Data Processing Cycle
- The Collection and Computing of data
- Manual collection of data
- The main methods of data input
- Devices used to collect data
- Data Verification
- Data Validation
- Output and Recording of data
- Types of data processing systems
- Types of Computer Operation
- Batch Processing and Real-time Processing
Application Of Computers In Hospital Pharmacy
- Patterns of Computer use in Hospital Pharmacy
- Patient record database management
- Medication order entry
- Drug labels and list
- Intravenous solution and admixture
- Patient Medication profiles
- Inventory control
- Management report & Statistics
Application Of Computer In Community Pharmacy
- Computerizing the Prescription Dispensing process,
- Use of Computers for Pharmaceutical Care in community pharmacy,
- Accounting and General ledger system.
Application Of Drug Information Retrieval & Storage
- Advantages of Computerized Literature
- Retrieval use of Computerized Retrieval
Introduction and implementations of statistical design and test. Students T-test, Chi Square, ANOVA using statistical packages like SPSS, Med Calc, Kinetica etc.
Internet And E-Mail
Internet and Microsoft Internet Explorer 5, Addresses, Links and Downloading, Searching the Internet, E-mail and Newsgroups, Favourites, security and Customizing Explorer.
Web Page Development
Introduction to Front-page, Creating a First Web site, Basic Formatting Techniques, Manipulating Tables within Front-page, Front-page, Picture and MultiMedia, Hyper linking, Bookmarks and Image Maps, Introducing Front-page “components”, Front-page and Frames, Managing your Web, Good site design, Publishing and publicizing.
Data Presentation Skills
MS-Word, MS-Excel, MS-Power point.
Understanding And Application Of Statistical Packages
SPSS, Kinetica, Med Calc.