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Professional Practice - PHAR5927

Year - 2020

This unit of study consolidates previous units from the entire Master of Pharmacy curriculum through the presentation and solving of clinical and ethical problems. It has a focus on knowledge application in a simulated pharmacy workplace and includes professional services including disease state management. Case based role-plays will be used to develop students' communication and clinical skills for future interactions with patients, doctors, other health professionals and pharmacy colleagues. The unit consists of lectures, on-line learning and simulated case-based competency assessment and learning. Further dispensing skills will also be incorporated into this unit of study.

3x1hr lecture per week, 2x2hr workshops per week, special workshops and inter-professional learning activities, dispensing practicals

Medication review (30%), simulated cases (30%), Community Health project (30%), IPL activity (10%), Compounding practicals (P/F), 1hr Forensics exam (P/F)


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


PHAR5725 and (PHAR5728 or PHAR5928)




Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Pharmacy
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Fifth Year
Credit points: 9.0
EFTSL: 0.188
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: A/Prof Rebekah Moles
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

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