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Undergraduate | TAS-CSA118 | 2024

Pharmacy in Health Care

Course information for 2024 intake

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Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
14 weeks

Start dates

  • 04 Mar 2024
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About this subject

  • Upon completion of this subject, the student should be able to:

    1. Communicate health and medicines information in ways that are effective for a variety of audiences encountered in pharmacy practice
    2. Explain cultural responsiveness and safety, including for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander populations
    3. Search, evaluate and reference drug information and pharmacy-related literature
    4. Describe activities and settings where a pharmacist may have an impact on patient outcomes

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • TAS-PHA-DIP-2024 - Diploma of Pharmacy Studies

Additional requirements

  • Other requirements - Teaching arrangement: Independent learning 3-hour online modules weekly; 1-hour tutorial weekly; 1-hour workshop weekly

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

Find out more information on Commonwealth Loans to understand what this means to your eligibility for financial support.

Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following degrees

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Diploma of Pharmacy Studies