This course examines the physiological, psychological and sociological impact of substance use and abuse on individuals and on society. It includes current and historical approaches to treatment and prevention of substance abuse as well as pertinent legal and ethical issues.
Advisory: This is an upper-level course. Students should have knowledge equivalent to an introductory course in social sciences.
Semester Hours: 3
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