Available in 2021
Course code

PHAR4104B

Units

10 units

Level

4000 level

Course handbook

Description

This course is Part B of a multi-term sequence. Part A must also be completed to meet the requirements of the sequence.

Students will continue the group projects that were initiated during semester 1 and will apply techniques to analyse their data and synthesise the findings coherently, culminating in a manuscript that is structured according to author guidelines.


Availability2021 Course Timetables

Callaghan

  • Semester 2 - 2021

Multi-term sequence

This course is part of a multi-term sequence. Both Part A and Part B must be completed to meet the requirements of the sequence. Part A and Part B must be completed in consecutive terms. Students must complete Part A before completing Part B. Students must complete the sequence within a twelve month period. If students complete Part A but are unable to complete Part B within the timeframe, they must re-enrol in Part A. Part A cannot be completed as a standalone course, it will only count towards your program once you have successfully completed Part B.


Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. Apply research skills to study a research question/issue.

2. Critically appraise the literature related to the professional pharmacy question/issue.

3. Collect, analyse and interpret data as required to investigate the question/issue.

4. Demonstrate the application of research skills and knowledge.

5. Demonstrate advanced oral and written communication skills.


Content

  1. Construct a dataset
  2. Analyse data
  3. Report results
  4. Synthesise and discuss the results with reference to relevant literature
  5. Report the findings (oral and writtern).

Assumed knowledge

PHAR3204 Research Methodology and Health Technology Assessment and PHAR4104A Pharmacy Projects (Part A).


Assessment items

Professional Task: Poster *

Report: Report - Journal Article *

* This assessment has a compulsory requirement.


Compulsory Requirements

In order to pass this course, each student must complete ALL of the following compulsory requirements:

Course Assessment Requirements:

  • Report: Attempt / Submission Requirement - Students must attempt/submit this assessment item to pass the course.
  • Professional Task: Attempt / Submission Requirement - Students must attempt/submit this assessment item to pass the course.

Contact hours

Callaghan

Individual Supervision

Face to Face On Campus 9 hour(s) per Week for 12 Full Term

Seminar

Face to Face On Campus 8 hour(s) per Term Full Term

Presentation

The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.