|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Medicine & Dentistry|
Available to level 3 Bachelor of Pharmacy students.
Respiratory infections and eye problems are two common presentations in pharmacy practice. This subject builds upon knowledge of the anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology and pharmacotherapeutics in the areas of ophthalmology, ear, nose, throat, oral and respiratory pharmacy. The student will learn the pharmaceutics of formulations and dosage forms used to treat ear, nose, throat, eye, dental and respiratory conditions. An emphasis will be placed on the appropriate use of Pharmacy (S2) and Pharmacists Only (S3) medications; medical appliances; audiological conditions among indigenous populations; and the treatment and prevention of common disorders in these sensory/body systems.
|Prerequisites:||All level 2 BPharm subjects|
|PP2231 and PP3251 and PP3252|
|Townsville, Study Period 2, Internal|
|Census Date 29-Aug-2019|
|Coordinator:||Mrs Gillian Knott|
|Lecturers:||Assoc. Professor Ian Heslop, Mrs Gillian Knott, Dr Martina Mylrea, Dr Aaron Drovandi, Mrs Amanda Mackay.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (60%); oral exam (osce) (25%); on-course assessment (15%).|
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.