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.

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

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

PHAR3811 and PHAR3812 and PHAR3813 and PHAR3814 and PHAR3821 and PHAR3822 and PHAR3823 and PHAR3824


PHAR4811 and PHAR4812 and PHAR4823

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.