Pharmacy Practice 3
Considers aspects of pharmacy practice including a systematic review of over the counter medicines and the management of minor illnesses. Critical appraisal of literature and evidence based medicine approaches are introduced in this course to help in the provision of drug information to health professionals. Immunisation programs and their application in population health are discussed. Pharmaceutical dispensing techniques, including advanced extemporaneous manufacturing processes are further developed in this course. Placements to pharmacies in the community to gain an insight to the practice 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 - 2017
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
|Review of Progress||
This course is a compulsory program requirement for students in the following program(s):
In addition to meeting the University's overall requirements for academic progression, students enrolled in these program(s) must satisfactorily complete this course in order to progress in their program.
|Assumed Knowledge||PHAR6004 Pharmacy Practice 2 or PHAR6121 Pharmacy Practice 2|
* This assessment has a compulsory requirement.
Face to Face Off Campus 35 hour(s) per Week for 1 Weeks
Face to Face On Campus 3 hour(s) per Week for 7 Weeks
Online 2 hour(s) per Week for 11 Weeks
Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for 10 Weeks
|Timetable||2017 Course Timetables for PHAR6131|