Pharmacy Projects (Part A)
|Course code PHAR4104A||Units 10||Level 4000||Faculty of Health and MedicineSchool of Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacy|
This course is Part A of a multi-term sequence. Part B must also be completed to meet the requirements of the sequence.
Students will undertake two professional pharmacy-based projects, incorporating self-directed learning, with assistance from their course coordinator/supervisor. Projects will address professional pharmacy questions that can be studied during work-integrated learning/clinical placements during year 4. Students will use evidence-based techniques and published literature to study the question and prepare a report that discusses the issues being examined.
Not available in 2014
|Objectives||As a result of successfully completing this course, students should be able to: |
1. Apply research skills to study a professional pharmacy question/issue.
2. Critically appraise the literature related to the professional pharmacy question/issue.
3. Demonstrate the application of research skills and knowledge.
4. Collect, analyse and interpret data as required to investigate the question/issue.
5. Demonstrate advanced oral and written communication skills including the presentation of two professional/capstone reports.
|Content||1. Developing and understanding the Professional question |
2. Critically appraising the literature.
3. Designing a study and implementing a method to study the issue.
4. Obtaining ethics approval (if required).
5. Presenting reports (written and oral).
|Assumed Knowledge||PHAR3204 Research Methodology and Health Technology Assessment|
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode|
|Teaching Methods||Individual Supervision|
Self Directed Learning
|Contact Hours||Student Projects: for 10 hour(s) per Week for 12 weeks|
Seminar: for 1 hour(s) per Week for 8 weeks