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Area/Catalogue
PHAR 4018

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
101826

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 1)

Course aim

To further develop the application of pharmacotherapeutics principles and knowledge.

Course content

The syllabus includes a range of specialised areas of which pharmacists are expected to have an understanding but in which they would not necessarily be expected to work, without further training. Content will include: specialised infectious diseases and their public health implications; inherited diseases; transplant medicine; oncology; genotyping and medicine provision.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
PHAR 3018 Pharmacotherapeutics Practice 1A
PHAR 3019 Pharmacotherapeutics Practice 1B
PHAR 3020 Pharmacotherapeutics Theory 1
PHAR 3021 Quality Use of Medicines
PHAR 3022 Pharmacotherapeutics Theory 2
PHAR 3025 Dosage Form Design 4

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Lecture 4 hours x 8 weeks
Tutorial 1 x 2 hours x 8 weeks
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Lecture 4 hours x 8 weeks
Tutorial 1 x 2 hours x 8 weeks

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
Test 1 hour 15% -
Test 1 hour 15% -
Examination 2 hours 70% -
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Test 1 hour 15% -
Test 1 hour 15% -
Examination 2 hours 70% -

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.1250
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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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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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* 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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