Pharmacy Practice 6
Considers aspects of pharmacy practice including a systematic review of over the counter medicines and complementary medicines. The course consolidates the principles of medication management and provides opportunities for a number of experiential placements which further develops the clinical and practice competencies of the student. This course is a Compulsory Program Component and must be passed in order to progress in the Master of Pharmacy. Programs generally have defined periods for their professional education placements. These are based on negotiations between health providers and the University. Students are asked to note however, that placements may occur at any time during the calendar year and not just within defined placement periods or university terms. The timing of your placement will depend largely on the availability of placement opportunities within health services sector. Students MUST NOT organise their own placements without prior approval by the Program Convenor.
|Faculty||Faculty of Health and Medicine|
|School||School of Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacy|
Trimester 3 - 2015
Trimester 3 - 2016 (Callaghan)
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. The concept of minor illness and major disease and the use of OTC products, including Complementary Medicines
2. The use of OTC products for treatment of:
3. Dispensing skill development, including extemporaneous dispensing and patient counselling
4. Clinical skills development in Medication Management
5. Visits to hospital and community pharmacies and health care units
7. Management of wounds.
8. Management of continence.
|Assumed Knowledge||PHAR6221 Pharmacy Practice 5|
|Timetable||2015 Course Timetables for PHAR6231|