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MSc (PGDip) On Campus

Pharmacy (OSPAP)

University of Brighton

12 months
Duration
16499 GBP/year
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About

As a student on this Pharmacy (OSPAP) course offered by University of Brighton you will study new developments in the areas of pharmaceutics, clinical pharmacy and pharmacy practice and have the opportunity to develop a programme of work that meets your individual needs.

Overview

When you have completed the Pharmacy (OSPAP) course offered by University of Brighton, you will be able to undertake pre-registration training and apply for the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) registration exam with the aim of becoming a UK registered pharmacist.

For the MSc award, research projects run from June to September following completion of the PGDip modules. For more information about our PGDip-only qualification, visit the relevant course page. The course includes experiential visits to community and hospital pharmacies to help you build practical experience in healthcare.

The course includes experiential visits to community and hospital pharmacies to help you build practical experience in healthcare.

Careers

On completion of the course you will be able to undertake pre-registration training and apply for the General Pharmaceutical Council registration examination, which will allow you to become a UK-registered pharmacist.

Accreditation

The PGDip is accredited by the GPhC as an Overseas Pharmacists’ Assessment Programme (OSPAP).

Programme Structure

Modules:

  • Scientific Basis of Pharmacy Practice
  • Applied Therapeutics
  • Clinical Drug Delivery
  • Advanced Professional Studies 
  • Health Promotion for Pharmacists
  • Novel Medicinal Products: A Clinical Perspective 
  • Pharmaceutical Skills 
  • Research Project

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Generally there's no deadline for applying for a postgraduate course at Brighton.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants must have the following qualifications and/or experience:

  • an overseas degree in pharmacy normally with a 2:1 or above (or equivalent)
  • satisfactory adjudication of qualifications by the General Pharmaceutical Council
  • achievement of 40% or above in the online pharmaceutical calculations admission test
  • Applicants should have graduated in the last six years, or have a portfolio of evidence demonstrating continuing practice and training in pharmacy.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16499 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16499 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    16500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16500 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Brighton

815 - 1383 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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