Graduate Certificate in Pharmacy Practice

University of South Australia

The Graduate Certificate in Pharmacy Practice is specifically designed for graduate pharmacists who are interested in gaining specialised training and skills in selected areas of pharmacy practice. It is offered online with an on-campus workshop and part-time study options are available. Students benefit from a dedicated team of student mentors, online study support and access to digital resources, such as the latest editions of Australian Medicines Handbook (AMH), Therapeutic Guidelines (eTG), Stockley's Drug Interactions, and Herbal Medicines.

Entry Requirements:

Pre-Registration (Intern) Pathway; completed bachelor of pharmacy degree or graduate entry level master of pharmacy from a university that has provisional or full Australian Pharmacy Council (APC) accreditation in Australia and New Zealand, and obtained, or applied for, provisional registration through AHPRA (enrolment into the program will be finalised when provisional registration is achieved). Registered Pharmacists Pathway; applicants are required to be a Registered Pharmacist with AHPRA.

Structure:

18 units.

Subjects you can Study:

Pharmacy Practice

Further information:

Students may be required to complete the UniSA Pharmacy Intern Training Program, which is a requirement for all graduating pharmacists who want to become registered practicing pharmacists. Registered pharmacists may complete the four courses assigned to the Registered Pharmacist Pathway. Students that are not yet registered must complete the Pre-registration Pathway.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00121B

Related Careers:

Pharmacist,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
City East No info Yes Online 6 months
The University of South Australia (UniSA) is the largest university in South Australia with over 36,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students on four urban and two regional campuses. As a prominent provider of international education in the state, the university has close working links with industry, the professions, business and government and offers more professional education programs than any university in South Australia. More than 140 undergraduate and 200 coursework and research postgraduate programs in fields including law, education, nursing, physiotherapy, pharmacy, occupational therapy, podiatry, medical radiation, human movement, commerce, business, management, computer and information science, engineering, construction management, urban and regional planning, visual arts, psychology, civil aviation, journalism, and more are offered. An integral part of a UniSA student's study program includes work in clinical and field placements, assisting with industry-based projects, and working alongside people from industry and the professions.

The Graduate Careers' Council of Australia's annual survey has consistently shown UniSA graduates recording the highest success rate in the State for employment after graduation.

Provider CRICOS: 00121B