|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Medicine & Dentistry|
This subject will further expand and deepen student understanding of pharmacy practice and counselling including legal/ethical issues, clinical dispensing, communication skills. Concepts of management of refugee health, cultural sensitivity, disaster management, occupational health, pharmacy management and pharmacist prescribing and their impact to practice will be incorporated. Drug stability, Pharmaceutical excipients and Return of unused medicines will be advanced and expanded. Students will gain an understanding of and the application of research statistics. Students will again undertake supervised experiential pharmacy placement in rural and urban, community and hospital settings. Students will continue to develop their research skills with guidance in the preparation of a research proposal and an ethics application for their research project.
|As this is a core level 3 subject in the BPharm(Hons)/MPharm pathway, students will be expected to have completed all core level 1 and 2 subjects.|
|Townsville, Study Period 2, Internal|
|Census Date 26-Aug-2021|
|Coordinator:||Ms Kathy Thomas|
|Lecturers:||Mrs Gillian Knott, Professor Beverley Glass, Dr Martina Mylrea, Dr John Smithson, Mr Donald Whaleboat, Dr Robi Islam.|
The student workload for this 6 credit point subject is approximately 260 hours.
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.