CON Medication Math Competency Requirements Procedure version November 2017
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Medication Math Competency Requirements Procedure  Subsection: 5.2.2  
Section 5.0  Student Policies  Originating Dates: August 2004  
Responsible Reviewing Agency: Undergraduate Curriculum Committee Final Approving Agency: General Faculty Organization 

Policy
 Math competency exams will be administered at each level of the curriculum. Testing these competencies is the responsibility of the Patient Centered Care Clinical (PCCC) courses I, II, III and IV. Faculty will provide students with practice exams prior to taking the first competency math test.
 Competency content includes all items to be tested via the medication math competency. Content to be taught can be assessed via quizzes or unit exams during the semester.
 The following conversions are expected of students in both forward and backward directions :
Criteria for Math Competencies
Competency Content  Content To Be Taught  
Semester 1 


Semester 2  Content tested and taught in semester 1. 

Semester 3  Content tested and taught in semesters 1 and 2. 

Semester 4  Content tested and taught in semesters 1, 2 and 3. 
