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 - 2017
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.
|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||PHAR6221 Pharmacy Practice 5|
* This assessment has a compulsory requirement.
Face to Face On Campus 3 hour(s) per Week for 3 Weeks
Self-Directed 18 hour(s) per Term
Face to Face Off Campus 35 hour(s) per Week for 4 Weeks
Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for 8 Weeks
|Timetable||2017 Course Timetables for PHAR6231|