[Not offered in 2021]
|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Medicine & Dentistry|
Available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Pharmacy.
Continuing from PC1004, in this subject students will further develop an understanding of the systems of weights and measures, equipment, calculations and techniques employed in the extemporaneous production of pharmaceutical formulations. All currently-available dosage forms will be introduced together with packaging, labelling, transportation and storage of pharmaceuticals; with an emphasis on the unique needs of rural and remote areas. Students will be introduced to the importance of statistics in pharmacy and gain experience of the statistical manipulation of data for scientific pharmaceutical analysis. Pharmacokinetic principles will be expanded upon and the subjects of management in pharmacy and complementary medicines introduced.
Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.