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PHCY485 Applied Pharmacotherapy and Patient Care for Honours

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This paper introduces holistic care and self-directed learning and is the capstone to the degree. In this paper students will learn and undertake professional activities that are performed by pharmacists.

Paper title Applied Pharmacotherapy and Patient Care for Honours
Paper code PHCY485
Subject Pharmacy
EFTS 0.3842
Points 58 points
Teaching period Full Year (21 February 2020 - 29 October 2020)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,198.85
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $16,079.15

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Limited to
BPharm(Hons)

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Timetable

Full Year (21 February 2020 - 29 October 2020)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

This paper introduces holistic care and self-directed learning and is the capstone to the degree. In this paper students will learn and undertake professional activities that are performed by pharmacists.

Paper title Applied Pharmacotherapy and Patient Care for Honours
Paper code PHCY485
Subject Pharmacy
EFTS 0.3842
Points 58 points
Teaching period Full Year (26 February 2021 - 29 October 2021)
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2021 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Limited to
BPharm(Hons)
Contact

Dr Shyamal Das

Teaching staff

Dr Shyamal Das

Paper Structure

Lectures, workshops, skill labs, tutorials

Textbooks

Textbooks are not required for this paper

Course outline

This paper introduces patient-centred holistic care and self-directed learning and is the capstone to the degree.  In this paper students will:

  • learn and undertake professional activities that are performed by pharmacists.
  • advanced, contemporary research techniques relevant to pharmacy research and will prepare the students for a PhD in Pharmacy.   This will be taught in six tutorials to the Honours student cohort.
  • higher-level assessments for the research techniques tutorials will consist of a MCQ test based on the content of all the tutorials and an in depth written report based on a technique relevant to the research being carried out by the student in PHCY 480.
  • additional assignment for Journal club topic that they will attend as a part of PHCY485.
  • extension assignment for care plan to include a pharmacoepidemiology component.

 

 

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

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Timetable

Full Year (26 February 2021 - 29 October 2021)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard