University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Pharmacy

The aim of this course is to equip graduates with the knowledge, skills, attitudes and behaviours needed for careers in all branches of pharmacy, and in all aspects of the profession. The programme is research- and practice-led.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree or relevant qualifications or work experience. If English is not the applicant's 1st language; IELTS 6.5 or Internet Based TOEFL: Not less than 100 with not less than 23 in each component paper based test: 600-627 including 5.5 in test of written English and 50 in test of spoken English.

Course modules

The degree is structured around disease topics and pharmacy themes, starting with how medicines get into and around the body, and how they are then metabolised and are excreted. The course then focuses on how disease affects these processes, dealing with more complex patient conditions as the degree progresses. The topics include gastrointestinal, cardiovascular, respiratory and central nervous system diseases: the themes that work through these include pharmacology, pharmaceutics, pharmacy practice and professionalism.

Assessment methods

Research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
DPharm Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 36 months
DPharm Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,700 per Year 1 (International) 36 months
DPharm Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 36 months
DPharm Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 36 months
DPharm Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 36 months
DPharm Part-time September 2016 - 48 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde Glasgow G1 1XQ Scotland

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0141 548 3195