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Area/Catalogue
PHAR 5043

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
105430

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences

Course aim

To develop the student in the practice of clinical pharmacy and therapeutics integrating skills and knowledge to enable the pharmacist to make rational decisions regarding a patient’s drug management.

Course content

Pathophysiology and treatment of various disease state modules. Specific modules taught in Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics 1 are: cardiology, infectious diseases and coagulation disorders. The course will also involve the application of evidence based medicine to practice identifying benefits and limitations to the population as a whole and the individual patient.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE
Seminar 2 x 3 days x (40 hours total)
EXTERNAL, NATIONAL HEALTHCARE GROUP, ONLINE
Seminar 2 x 3 days x (40 hours total)

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
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE
Presentation - 30% 15 minutes
Examination - 70% 3 hours
EXTERNAL, NATIONAL HEALTHCARE GROUP, ONLINE
Presentation - 30% 15 minutes
Examination - 70% 3 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
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
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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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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