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Pharmacy - Clinical Pharmacy

University College Cork

24 months
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8130 EUR/year
4230 EUR/year
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MSc Pharmacy - Clinical Pharmacy is a two-year, part-time distance learning course at University College Cork specially designed for pharmacists employed in a healthcare setting, who want to enhance their clinical pharmacy knowledge and practice skills. Much of the learning is case-based so scientific and professional elements are integrated.

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Overview

The Pharmacy - Clinical Pharmacy course at University College Cork is designed to maximise contact between student and tutor while allowing distance learning via the internet and through teleconferences/webinars with experienced medical and pharmacy practitioners.

Learning outcomes

This course is assessed using a mixture of continuous assessment (assignments, exercises, multiple choice question exams and clinical case presentations) and written exams.

Continuous assessment work is submitted regularly and discussed at compulsory teleconferences.

Written examinations take place in UCC at the end of both years. For some modules, there is a clinical case presentation along with the exam at the end of the academic year.

Our academic staff include pharmacists, medical doctors, health economists, pharmacologists and biostatisticians. MSc in Clinical Pharmacy contributing practitioners. Contributors are identified in each module and contact can be made directly or through the course co-ordinator.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biostatistics/Critical Appraisal
  • Pharmacology, Therapeutics and Rational Use of Drugs
  • Pharmacoeconomics
  • Pharmacotherapy 
  • Biostatistics/Critical Appraisal
  • Dissertation

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students must hold a primary pharmacy degree from a School of Pharmacy that is approved by the Programme Committee.
  • They must be registered with the professional accreditation authority in the country in which they are practising.
  • Ideally candidates should have practical experience in their area of qualifications of at least two years post-registration.
  • All students will be required to have full access to computer and internet facilities and to be computer literate.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8130 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8130 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4230 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4230 EUR per year during 24 months.

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