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Professional Practice - PHAR5727

Year - 2018

This unit of study consolidates previous units from the entire Master of Pharmacy curriculum through the presentation and solving of clinical and ethical problems. It has a focus on knowledge application in a simulated pharmacy workplace and includes professional services such as disease state management eg. asthma and diabetes, medication reviews, CYP screening, smoking cessation therapy and opioid replacement therapy. Role-plays will be used to develop students' communication skills for interaction between pharmacists and their clients (patients, doctors, other health professionals). The unit consists of lectures, on-line learning and simulated case-based competency assessment and learning.

Classes
2 x lecs/wk, 4hr workshop/wk

Assessment
Written exam (50%), Oral exam (20%), Medication Review (20%), Workshop Participation (10%)

Pre-requisites

PHAR5711, PHAR5712, PHAR5713, PHAR5714, PHAR5715, PHAR5716, PHAR5717

Co-requisites

PHAR5725, PHAR5726, PHAR5728

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Pharmacy
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Courses that offer this unit

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