Master of Pharmacy

Coordinator

For all administrative enquiries, contact the faculty's Postgraduate Student Service Officer (details on right). Please contact year and course coordinators for academic enquiries only.

MPharm Coordinator  Dr Betty Chaar 

Units of Study

A minimum of 96 credit points of course material will be delivered over four semesters as well as two additional non-standard teaching sessions. The course commences in late February/early March.

The semesters are structured around the standard academic calendar and are valued at 18 credit points each. In addition, one non-standard session (*) will be conducted each year, focused mainly on experiential clinical placements, to the value of 12 credit points.

 Course Code  Unit of Study  Credit Points 
 YEAR 1 - SEMESTER 1
 PHAR5513  Pharmaceutical Chemistry 1A     6
 PCOL5001  Current Topics in Pharmacology     6
 PHAR5515  Pharmaceutical Science     6
YEAR 1 - SEMESTER 2
 PHAR5516  Pharmaceutical Chemistry 1B     6
 PHAR5517  Pharmaceutics 1B     6
 PHAR5518  Pharmacy Practice A     6
 *PHAR5505  * Clinical Residency 1
(~December-February)
   12
 YEAR 2 - SEMESTER 1
 PHAR5514  Pharmaceutics 2A    6
 PHAR5506  Pharmaceutical Chemistry 2B    6
 PHAR5508  Pharmacy Practice B    6
YEAR 2 - SEMESTER 2
 PHAR5509  Integrated Pharmaceutics    6
 PHAR5510  Pharmacy Practice C    6
 PHAR5507  Dispensing Practice    6
 * PHAR5512  * Clinical Residency 2
(July & ~November-December)
  12

Requirements for clinical placements

Successful completion of this course is contingent on satisfactory performance in a number of clinical placements.

Further information on the units of study in the Master of Pharmacy can be found in the Faculty of Pharmacy Handbook.