Queen's University Belfast
Pharmacy (Advanced Pharmacy Practice)
A primary degree in Pharmacy from an institution approved by the University. Additionally all students must have: identified a designated medical practitioner prior to commencing the prescribing modules; completed the NICPLD vocational training (VT) programme or must be able to demonstrate equivalent experience. Please note: this programme is open only to students who are resident in Northern Ireland.
For the PgDip, students take modules that include: Advanced therapeutics in respiratory disease, cardiovascular disease, diabetes and infectious disease; clinical management planning; disease management; prescribing and monitoring; professional aspects of prescribing. For the MSc, students continue with modules in: Advanced practice development; research methodology; service research and development.
Assessment includes competency assessments, practice portfolios, coursework assignments, online tests, workbooks, Observed Structured Clinical Examinations (OSCEs), a viva voce and a dissertation at the MSc stage.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||-||30 months|
|PgDip||Part-time||September 2016||-||18 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Queen's University Belfast||Belfast||BT7 1NN||Northern Ireland|
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