Robert Gordon University

Robert Gordon University

Clinical Pharmacy Practice

This course has been designed to provide you with a broad education in Clinical Pharmacy in line with opportunities to focus your studies more specifically to your area of practice. It will equip you with the necessary knowledge and skills to enhance your career. It provides the opportunity for pharmacists to develop professional practice as clinical practitioners involved in making decisions about patient care. Practitioners working in both primary and secondary care contexts will benefit from the development of a range of skills to enhance career prospects and benefit service delivery. It has been developed to be compatible with competency clusters outlined in the RPS Foundation/ Advanced Pharmacy Framework and is mapped to core dimensions within the NHS Knowledge and Skills Framework. In view of the unique nature of the multidisciplinary input to the course and the fact that it has been designed in collaboration with employers in both primary and secondary care, career prospects for holders of the postgraduate qualification in hospital or community practice are extremely good.

Entry requirements

Applicants should have an undergraduate degree in pharmacy from a UK university or overseas equivalent, at a minimum of honours level and one years post-registration experience or an integrated masters degree in pharmacy (MPharm) and professional registration or in consultation with the course leader.

Course modules

Modules: pharmaceutical care planning; therapeutics; pharmacist independent prescribing; managing medicines: collaborative working; developing and implementing models of care; person centred care; health services research; advanced pharmacy practice.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning £ 6,500 per Whole course (home fees) 90 weeks
MSc Distance learning £ 9,800 per Whole course (overseas fees) 90 weeks
MSc Distance learning £ 7,250 per Whole course (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses)) 90 weeks
MSc Distance learning £ 7,250 per Whole course (EU fees) 90 weeks
MSc Part-time £ 6,500 per Whole course (home fees) 90 weeks
MSc Part-time £ 9,800 per Whole course (overseas fees) 90 weeks
MSc Part-time £ 7,250 per Whole course (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses)) 90 weeks
MSc Part-time £ 7,250 per Whole course (EU fees) 90 weeks

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Garthdee Campus Aberdeen AB10 7QE Scotland
Online/Distance Learning

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
01224 262209