Taught course

Advanced Pharmacy Practice

Institution
Queen's University Belfast · School of Pharmacy
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

Full details can be found on the Queen's University website at http://www.qub.ac.uk/home/StudyatQueens/CourseFinder/

Months of entry

September

Course content

The aim of this programme is to develop hospital pharmacists to Advanced Practitioner (Band 8a) level.

The Postgraduate Diploma stage aims to develop the student's knowledge of therapeutics in several key areas and incorporates the NICPLD Prescribing Practice Certificate.

The MSc stage aims to support the development of advanced pharmacy practice in the student's chosen field of expertise. In addition, MSc students receive training in research methods and are required to undertake a service evaluation/development project.

Information for international students

Full details can be found on the Queen's University website at http://www.qub.ac.uk/home/StudyatQueens/CourseFinder/

Fees and funding

Northern-Ireland based students can apply to NICPLD for 50 per cent funding.

For further information, please refer to the relevant School's website for information. Details may be found at:

http://www.qub.ac.uk/home/SchoolsDepartments

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
30 months

PGDip

part time
15 months

Course contact details

Name
Mr Brian McCaw
Email
b.mccaw@qub.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)28 9097 2004