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Pharmacy in Health Care

Undergraduate | TAS-CSA118 | 2024

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Study method
100% online
Subject may require attendance
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
14 weeks
Start dates
4 Mar 2024

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Pharmacy in Health Care

About this subject

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

    1. Describe the application of ethical and professional guidelines to the practice of pharmacy.
    2. Explain cultural responsiveness and apply the principles of culturally safe practice to pharmacy practice, including for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander populations.
    3. Describe the impact of the social determinants of health and health literacy on patient outcomes.
    4. Describe the role of the pharmacist within the Australian health care context.

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 online seminar weekly; 2-hour online 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 courses

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Diploma of Pharmacy Studies

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