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PHCY431 Structured Practical Experiential Programme

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Comprises two four-week pharmacy professional practice attachments. Students will be allocated to clinical teams or practices and be involved in the provision of defined professional activities

Paper title Structured Practical Experiential Programme
Paper code PHCY431
Subject Pharmacy
EFTS 0.167
Points 20 points
Teaching period Full Year (26 February 2021 - 29 October 2021) (On campus)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,405.81
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $7,128.90

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Limited to

Aynsley Peterson

Teaching staff

Paper Co-ordinator: Aynsley Peterson

Paper Structure

Lectures, Tutorials, Fieldwork


No textbooks required

Course outline

This paper outlines two x 4 week rotations.  Each rotation consists of a number of attachments where a student will be attached to a practitioner or team to learn about providing a number of pharmacy services.  The rotations will be linked to health science hubs (e.g. the three main campuses and related hubs and spokes).  A clinical tutor will be employed at each hub and students will spend 1 day per week back at the hub for group learning, reflective and debrief activities.

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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Learning Outcomes

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Full Year (26 February 2021 - 29 October 2021)

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system