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


42hrs of lectures, 1 x 2hr tutorial/wk, group work


Group Assignment and Peer Review (30%), exams (60%), class discussion and participation (10%). Each assessment task must be passed to pass this unit of study.


Pharmacy Management Custom Textbook 3rd Edition, Compiled by B Saini, PEARSON, 2016

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Unit of study rules


PHAR3816 and PHAR3817 and PHAR3818 and PHAR3819 and PHAR3826 and PHAR3827 and PHAR3828 and PHAR3829


PHAR4823 and PHAR4100.

Study this unit outside a degree

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.