|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||School of Pharmacy & Molecular Sciences|
Available to students enrolled in level 2 of the Bachelor of Pharmacy.
This subject examines the social and behavioural aspects of pharmacy practice and the pharmacists role as a primary health care provider within the multidisciplinary health care team. It has been designed to increase the students knowledge and understanding of verbal communication, history taking, interpersonal and counselling skills that consider the different cultural and socioeconomic needs of the patient. The provision of appropriate primary health care promotion information and the principles underlying quality use of medicines is introduced.The student will also extend their knowledge and application of the pharmaceutics, solid pharmaceutical formulations, dosage forms, pharmaceutical correctness and appropriate presentation of the final product.
|Prerequisites:||All level 1 BPharm subjects|
|Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal|
|Census Date 22-Mar-2012|
|Coordinator:||Dr Martina Mylrea|
|Lecturers:||Assoc. Professor Sue Devine, Mr David Herron, Professor Beverley Glass, Dr Martina Mylrea, <Person not found>.|
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (60%); lab reports and assessment (30%); assignments (10%).|
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.