|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Medicine & Dentistry|
This subject will explore the full scope of practice for a pharmacist including new and expanded roles in various care settings. Students, in addition to acquiring knowledge in areas expanded practice will also apply their underpinning knowledge in both the pharmaceutical sciences and practice to fully appreciate selected areas of advanced and specialised practice. Students will complete their research and will prepare a written summary of their research findings in the form of a research paper suitable for publication in an appropriate academic journal, and include a reflection on their research Students will also deliver an oral presentation summarising their research, following which they will be required to respond to examiners' questions regarding their project design, findings and implications for practice.
Compulsory residential attendance is required for successful completion of this subject. 6 week on-campus teaching block, (Residential Assessment Week and Semester break prior to Placement)
|As this is a core level 4 subject in the BPharm(Hons)/MPharm pathway, students will be expected to have completed all core level 1, 2 and 3 subjects|
|Prerequisites:||PC3314 AND PC3312 AND PC4412|
|Townsville, Study Period 2, Mixed attendance|
|Census Date 26-Aug-2021|
|Face to face teaching (6 week on-campus teaching block; Residential)|
|Coordinator:||Professor Beverley Glass|
|Lecturers:||Mrs Gillian Knott, Dr Martina Mylrea, Dr John Smithson, Mr Shane MacDonald, Mrs Amanda Mackay, 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.