Master of Pharmacy

Units of study table

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Year 1

PHAR5711
Introductory Professional Practice
3    A 3 credit points of Statistics, 6 credit points of Human Biology, 12 credit points of Pharmacology, 12 credit points of Physiology. Students who have not completed up to 12 credit points of pre-requisite subjects are strongly advised to take the corresponding Bridging Course offered in February or July and as a distance course at other times of the year.
Semester 1
PHAR5712
Pharmaceutical Microbiology
3    A 6 credit points of Human Biology, 6 credit points of Biochemistry, 12 credit points of Chemistry, 12 credit points of Pharmacology, 12 credit points of Physiology. Students who have not completed up to 12 credit points of pre-requisite subjects are strongly advised to take the corresponding Bridging Course offered in February or July and as a distance course at other times of the year.
Semester 1
PHAR5713
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
6    A 6 credit points of Biochemistry, 12 credit points of Chemistry, 12 credit points of Pharmacology, 12 credit points of Physiology. Students who have not completed up to 12 credit points of pre-requisite subjects are strongly advised to take the corresponding Bridging Course offered in February or July and as a distance course at other times of the year.
Semester 1
PHAR5714
Pharmaceutics and Formulations
6    A 6 credit points of Biochemistry, 12 credit points of Chemistry, 12 credit points of Pharmacology, 12 credit points of Physiology. Students who have not completed up to 12 credit points of pre-requisite subjects are strongly advised to take the corresponding Bridging Course offered in February or July and as a distance course at other times of the year.
Semester 1
PHAR5715
Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics
6    A 3 credit points of Calculus, 6 credit points of Biochemistry, 12 credit points of Chemistry. Students who have not completed up to 12 credit points of prerequisite subjects are strongly advised to take the corresponding Bridging Course (offered in February, July and as a distance course at other times of the year).
Semester 2a
PHAR5716
Integrated Primary Healthcare 1
6    A 3 credit points of Calculus, 6 credit points of Biochemistry, 12 credit points of Chemistry. Students who have not completed up to 12 credit points of prerequisite subjects are strongly advised to take the corresponding Bridging Course (offered in February, July and as a distance course at other times of the year).
Semester 2b
PHAR5717
Integrated Primary Healthcare 2
6    A 3 credit points of Calculus, 6 credit points of Biochemistry, 12 credit points of Chemistry. Students who have not completed up to 12 credit points of prerequisite subjects are strongly advised to take the corresponding Bridging Course (offered in February, July and as a distance course at other times of the year).
Semester 2b
PHAR5718
Experiential Placement 1A
3   

Students must meet all checks and clearances as required and verified by the Office of Clinical Education at The University of Sydney and as set by the Faculty prior to commencing this Unit of Study. Students who have not met verification requirements will not be eligible to attend placements or participate in this Unit of Study. Students must have successfully passed the Readiness to Practice quiz (scheduled during semester 1) to be eligible to attend placements.
Intensive July
PHAR5719
Experiential Placement 1B
9    P PHAR5718


Students must meet all checks and clearances as required and verified by the Office of Clinical Education at The University of Sydney and as set by the Faculty prior to commencing this Unit of Study. Students who have not met verification requirements will not be eligible to attend their placement.
Intensive December

Year 2

PHAR5721
Neurology and Mental Health
6    P PHAR5711, PHAR5712, PHAR5713, PHAR5714, PHAR5715, PHAR5716, PHAR5717, PHAR5718
C PHAR5722, PHAR5723
Semester 1
PHAR5722
Endocrine, Renal and Cardiovascular
6    P PHAR5711, PHAR5712, PHAR5713, PHAR5714, PHAR5715, PHAR5716, PHAR5717, PHAR5718
C PHAR5721, PHAR5723
Semester 1
PHAR5723
Immunology and Cancer
6    P PHAR5711, PHAR5712, PHAR5713, PHAR5714, PHAR5715, PHAR5716, PHAR5717, PHAR5718
C PHAR5721, PHAR5722
Semester 1
PHAR5724
Experiential Placement 2
9    P PHAR5718, PHAR5719


Students must meet all checks and clearances as required and verified by the Office of Clinical Education at The University of Sydney and as set by the Faculty prior to commencing this Unit of Study. Students who have not met verification requirements will not be permitted to undertake the Unit of Study.
Intensive July
PHAR5725
Public Health and Pharmaceutical Policy
6    P PHAR5711, PHAR5712, PHAR5713, PHAR5714, PHAR5715, PHAR5716, PHAR5717
C PHAR5726, PHAR5727, PHAR5728
Semester 2
PHAR5726
Dispensing Practice
6    P PHAR5711, PHAR5712, PHAR5713, PHAR5714, PHAR5715, PHAR5716, PHAR5717
C PHAR5725, PHAR5727, PHAR5728
Semester 2
PHAR5727
Professional Practice
6    P PHAR5711, PHAR5712, PHAR5713, PHAR5714, PHAR5715, PHAR5716, PHAR5717
C PHAR5725, PHAR5726, PHAR5728
Semester 2
PHAR5728
Pharmacy Capstone
3    P PHAR5711, PHAR5712, PHAR5713, PHAR5714, PHAR5715, PHAR5716, PHAR5717, PHAR5718, PHAR5719
C PHAR5725, PHAR5726, PHAR5727
Semester 2