Graduate Certificate in Pharmacy Practice
Course code: 3460 ~ Course abbreviation: GradCertPharmPrac ~ Total credit points required: 24 ~ 1 year part-time ~ Managing faculty: Pharmacy
Study mode and course location
Off-campus (Parkville - P/T only)
The Monash University Graduate Certificate in Pharmacy Practice allows students to develop further knowledge and skills in a range of pharmacy practice-related areas. This course provides an opportunity for ongoing professional development at the same time as earning an additional qualification.
For pharmacy graduates, the course provides the opportunity to complete a Pre-registration course approved by the Pharmacy Board of Victoria and credit this towards a postgraduate qualification. Students can specialise in specific areas of practice by undertaking elective units which cover clinical, economic, wound care and management issues relevant to pharmacy.
Students complete two core 6 point units and 12 points of elective units.
Core units for new pharmacy graduates
Together these units comprise the Monash Pharmacy Pre-registration course (see course code 3461).
Core units for registered pharmacists
Students are required to complete at least two of the following:
Elective units are assessed by a variety of methods including assignments, online activities and examinations.