Taught course

Clinical Pharmacy for Primary and Interface Care

Institution
Liverpool John Moores University · Faculty of Science
Qualifications
MScPGCertPGDip

Entry requirements

You will need:
  • to be a UK Pharmacist registered with the GPhC
  • to be currently working in an appropriate UK pharmacy setting, with an opportunity to contribute to the clinical care of patients
Appropriate settings include: community pharmacies; outpatient pharmacies run by community providers; and general medical practices. If you are unsure whether your setting is appropriate and/or whether the opportunities to contribute to clinical care will be sufficient to allow you to complete the course, you should contact the Programme Leader: Professor Charles Morecroft, by calling 0151 231 2296 or emailing: C.W.Morecroft@ljmu.ac.uk
Additional Information
  • RPL is accepted on this programme.
  • You will be interviewed
  • You will need to provide a letter of support from your employer
  • All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC
If you have any specific queries, please contact scspgt@ljmu.ac.uk

Months of entry

April

Course content

LJMU's Clinical Pharmacy MSc enables primary care Pharmacists and those at the interface with secondary care to embrace their role in interprofessional settings.
  • Aimed at pharmacists working in community pharmacies, general medical practices or hospital outpatient pharmacies operated by community providers
  • Apply your skills to your day-to-day work and enhance your practice from day one
  • Benefit from clinical teaching designed and delivered by specialist practising pharmacists
  • Study an optional Independent Prescribing pathway (accredited by the GPhC)
  • Demonstrate best practice on a course aligned to the Royal Pharmaceutical Society Foundation Pharmacy Framework
  • Begin your studies in Spring and enrol with the PgCert/PgDip/MSc as your target award
  • Study over three years (part-time). If you wish to stage your development, it is also offered as a one year Postgraduate Certificate or two year Postgraduate Diploma, both of which can be subsequently topped up by returning to the course
This course reflects the evolving role of Pharmacists in primary care and at the interface with secondary care. It is closely aligned with the Government's published plans for the role of the Pharmacist in NHS England.

Information for international students

Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC.

Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages.

Fees and funding

Please see the course page for more information.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
36 months

PGCert

part time
36 months

PGDip

part time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
courses@ljmu.ac.uk
Phone
0151 231 5090