Presents the pathophysiology of diseases and their management including both pharmacological and non-pharmacological interventions. Specific diseases covered in this course include respiratory, cardiovascular and renal. The course will address the quality use of medicines in the treatment of these diseases. Application of the knowledge developed in this course will be complemented by clinical skills training. Development of this knowledge and skill base contributes to the core competency required of a pharmacist. This course is a Compulsory Program Component and must be passed in order to progress in the Master of Pharmacy.
|Faculty||Faculty of Health and Medicine|
|School||School of Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacy|
Trimester 3 - 2014
At the end of this course students will:
This course will cover the pathophysiology, therapeutic treatment and practice issues in the management of:
The course will also provide experience in developing clinical skills by clinical skills training and/or clinical placements.
|Replacing Course(s)||Replaces PHAR6006 Pharmacotherapeutics 1 10 Units|
|Transition||This course will be taught for the first time in 2008. Students who are required to repeat PHAR6006 will be provided with specific lectures, tutorials and self directed learning material by both didactic and on-line modes of delivery.|
|Assumed Knowledge||PHAR6124 Applied Pharmacology and Basic Microbiology/Immunology|
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode
Problem Based Learning
Experience Based Learning
Self Directed Learning
|Course Materials||None listed|
|Timetable||2014 Course Timetables for PHAR6133|