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Area/Catalogue
PHAR 4017

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
101825

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Unit Value
13.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 3)

Second Semester
(Study Period 4)

Course aim

To integrate and apply knowledge of pharmacotherapeutics, professional practice and research methodology acquired throughout the program. This is to be in a professional practice setting under supervision and mentoring to encourage further advancement of skills development in a practice setting.

Course content

Students undertake an experiential placement and a research project in a pharmacy practice setting in a variety of locations including metropolitan, rural or overseas. The Placement and research project may take place in community pharmacy, hospital pharmacy, a specialised drug information service, an aged care facility, or in another health setting, with provision of services including primary health care; medication provision; medication review; various models of medication management and drug optimisation; clinical pharmacy services; specialised drug information services; collection, analysis, evaluation and reporting of data.







 



Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
PHAR 4023 Pharmacy Practice 3

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Clinical 8 weeks x -
Workshop 3 hours x 1 week
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Clinical 8 weeks x -
Workshop 3 hours x 1 week

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Portfolio - 70% -
Report 3000 words 30% -
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Portfolio - 70% -
Report 3000 words 30% -

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.3750
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences

Degrees this course is offered in

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