Taught course

Prescribing Studies

Institution
Keele University · School of Pharmacy
Qualifications
PGDipPGCertMSc

Entry requirements

Normally a Degree in medicine, pharmacy, nursing or health profession or a minimum of 5 years post-qualifying experience with at least 3 months experience as a prescriber or prescribing adviser. However candidates will also be admitted on their perceived and potential competence to complete the programme. All applicants must be working in a British healthcare environment. Access to a computer with on-line facilities is essential.

Cert/Dip/Msc Prescribing Studies Cert/ Dip/Msc Prescribing Studies (Open Learn) Cert/Dip/Msc Prescribing Studies (Independent Prescribing)

Months of entry

September

Course content

The aim of the course is to enhance your professional knowledge base, skills and understanding of prescribing and therapeutics.

Information for international students

N/A. Student must be registered with professional body in the UK.

Fees and funding

Self-funding. Support may be available through your PCT or other employer.

Qualification and course duration

PGDip

distance learning
18 months

PGCert

distance learning
9 months

MSc

distance learning
27 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment100

Course contact details

Name
Mrs Linda Foster
Email
l.j.foster@keele.ac.uk
Phone
01782 734117
Fax
01782 733326