Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Health & Behavioural Sciences

School

Pharmacy School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 2 Tutorial hours

Incompatible

PHRM1010

Restricted

Only available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Pharmacy or Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours)

Assessment methods

EOS written exam 50% EOS oral exam 20% Peer teaching video assigment 10 % Online quizzes 15% Professional development task 5%

Course coordinator

Victoria Jarvis

Study Abroad

This course is pre-approved for Study Abroad and Exchange students.

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2019 Pharmacy Aust Cntr Excellence Internal Course Profile

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

Introduction to the pharmacy profession, roles and professional organisations; cultures and theories of learning; professional ethics; pharmacy information sources; verbal communication; medicines regulation and scheduling; sale of non-prescription medicines; introduction to prescription medicines; the Australian health care system and health care teams; Medicare; PBS; principles of drug therapy and dosing; drug delivery; compounding.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2018 Pharmacy Aust Cntr Excellence Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 Pharmacy Aust Cntr Excellence Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2016 Pharmacy Aust Cntr Excellence Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 Pharmacy Aust Cntr Excellence Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2014 Pharmacy Aust Cntr Excellence Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2013 Pharmacy Aust Cntr Excellence Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2012 Pharmacy Aust Cntr Excellence Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2011 Pharmacy Aust Cntr Excellence Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2010 Pharmacy Aust Cntr Excellence Internal Course Profile