Prior to the commencement of the third year, students are required to complete 100 hours of practical experience work in a pharmacy which will be integrated into their course work. In the fourth or final year of the degree students will be required to undertake approximately 200 hours of clinical placements in community and hospital pharmacies of which some placements will be outside normal university trimester times. Students will be encouraged to take these placements in rural and regional areas.
Pharmacy with Honours program at University of New England is offered as a 4-year full time undergraduate course and is also available by distance education. The University of New England is the first university in Australia to offer a Bachelor of Pharmacy with Honours by distance education delivery. The degree must be completed within ten years from the date of commencement.
This program has been granted accreditation by the Australian Pharmacy Council and is approved by the Pharmacy Board of Australia as a qualification leading to registration as a pharmacist in Australia.
Examples include community pharmacy, hospital pharmacy, drug production, marketing or drug development in the pharmaceutical industry.
Students are able to apply the knowledge and skills across a number of areas relevant to pharmacy. This will be taught in lectures, tutorials and workshops and will be assessed in a range of assessment tasks.
Students will build both verbal and written practical communication skills. They will be assessed on these skills.
Students will have problem solving approaches demonstrated in learning materials and will develop the capacity for problem solving throughout the course. Problem solving will be assessed in a range of assessment tasks.
Students will be required to demonstrate skills in retrieval and appraisal of information. This will be assessed.
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You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.Full-time
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