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Pharmaceutical Public Health

Master Online
18 months
Duration
33280 AUD/year
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About

On completion of this Pharmaceutical Public Health course from James Cook University, you will be able to apply a body of specialised pharmaceutical knowledge in a number of different clinical settings. You will also learn key research skills and how to apply them to enhance the development of pharmaceutical services.

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Overview

The Pharmaceutical Public Health course from James Cook University is appropriate for you if you're a hospital or community pharmacist, or if you're a pharmacist working in a regional government position in a developed or developing country.

Pharmaceutical Public Health is a relatively new and developing speciality within the field of pharmacy practice. This JCU Masters course is aimed at the development of pharmacy services and expertise focused more on enhancing the health and wellbeing of whole communities and populations as opposed to more traditional, hospital or community-based, clinical pharmacy services which focus on the clinical management of individual patients.

Whilst studying this JCU course, you will acquire a systematic and coherent body of specialised knowledge in pharmaceutical public health and develop a range of key skills including the ability to review, analyse, consolidate and synthesise knowledge, think critically and to generate, evaluate and communicate complex ideas and knowledge to a variety of audiences. You will also learn key research techniques and how to apply them to enhance the development of pharmaceutical services.

Career opportunities

As a new and developing pharmacy specialty, JCU Pharmaceutical Public Health Masters graduates work in a number of fields including:

  • Management of regional pharmaceutical services (in both developed and developing countries)
  • Management of hospital pharmacy services
  • Pharmacovigilance services
  • Clinical pharmacy roles
  • Community pharmacy roles
  • Research and academic pharmacy.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Clinical Pharmaceutics
  • Pharmaceutical Public Health – Management of Chronic Diseases 
  • Advanced Clinical Pharmaceutics
  • Pharmaceutical Regulation and Quality
  • Pharmaceutical Public Health – Pharmacovigilance
  • Pharmaceutical Public Health – Research Methodologies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Qualified for an AQF level 7 bachelor degree at this University in a relevant discipline as determined by the Dean of College of Medicine and Dentistry; or
  • Qualifications recognised by the Dean of College of Medicine and Dentistry and the Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the Division of Tropical Health and Medicine as equivalent to Requirement 1; or
  • Submitted (as an exceptional case) such evidence of professional or scientific attainments in an appropriate pharmaceutical, health or science area as meets with the approval of the College on the recommendation of the Dean of College of Medicine and Dentistry and the Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the Division of Tropical Health and Medicine.
CRICOS Provider Code: 00117J

Tuition Fee

  • International

    33280 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33280 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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