Business for Pharmacy Assistants PHAR 9018


Our Business for Pharmacy Assistants course provides you with an opportunity to examine the field of pharmacy from a business perspective. The emphasis is placed on such topics as inventory management, methods of inventory control, purchasing decisions, sources of supply, space management, personnel management and pricing practices. Learn how to use mathematical formulas and basic arithmetic to calculate profit margins, inventory turnover rates and product markups.


Course Delivery Method:

This is an online course delivered via Blackboard Learn.

Technical/Computer Requirements:

Refer to the basic technology requirements for Blackboard online courses.



You will have the most success in this course if you already have a diploma/degree or other training in a health-related field.

Hours and Fees



Contact Information

Course Sections

There are no classes currently scheduled for this course; however, check back often to see if we have developed additional schedules for fall and winter (through to April). If you would like to receive an email notification when the spring/summer term (May to August) is released, complete our sign-up form.

Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.