Pharmacy Management I (PHAR4814)


This unit of study focuses on the business skills necessary to manage either a community or hospital pharmacy. It focuses on three specific essential topics; accounting and financial management, human resource management and marketing. Material in each topic is managerially relevant and applied to the pharmacy context.

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Further unit of study information


24 hrs of lectures, 1 x 2hr tutorial/wk, group work


Group Assignment and Peer Review (40%), exams (50%), class discussion and participation (10%). Each assessment task must be passed to pass this unit of study.


Pharmacy Management Custom Textbook, Compiled by J Bussing, PEARSON, 2012

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Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

(PHAR3811 or PHAR3816) and (PHAR3812 or PHAR3817) and (PHAR3813 or PHAR3818) and (PHAR3814 or PHAR3819) and (PHAR3821 or PHAR3828) and (PHAR3822 or PHAR3829) and (PHAR3823 or PHAR3826) and (PHAR3824 or PHAR3827)



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Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.