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Dispensing 2 - PHAR5920

Year - 2020

This unit will consolidate and bring together the skills and knowledge that students have developed in previous units from year one of the curriculum. The compounding practicals in dispensing 2 are designed to help students further integrate and apply the knowledge and skills acquired in lectures and clinical placements and in the compounding of prescriptions. The forensics component will develop students' knowledge and application of the relevant legislation governing the supply of medicines and pharmacy practice.

1x1hr lecture, 6x3hr practicals, 2hr weekly workshops

Compounding exam (P/F), satisfactory performance in compounding practicals (P/F), Pharmaceutical Calculations Quiz (P/F)

Australian Medicines Handbook (latest edtition), Australian Pharmaceutical Formulary (APF) 24


(PHAR5711 or PHAR5911) and PHAR5712 and PHAR5713 and PHAR5714 and PHAR5715 and PHAR5716 and PHAR5717 and PHAR5718


PHAR5721 and PHAR5722 and PHAR5723




Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Pharmacy
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Fifth Year
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Irene Um
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

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