University of Technology Sydney

C11230v5 Graduate Certificate in Pharmaceutical Sciences

Award(s): Graduate Certificate in Pharmaceutical Sciences (GradCertPharmSc)
CRICOS code: 075570A
Commonwealth supported place?: No
Load credit points: 24
Course EFTSL: 0.5


This is an exit-only course. There is no direct admission to it. Current UTS students may be able to submit an Internal Course Transfer (Graduating) application to exit with this course. See the Course transfer page for further details.

Course intended learning outcomes
Course completion requirements
Exit award
Other information


Transfer is for students enrolled in the Master of Pharmacy (C04252) and Master of Pharmacy (International) (C04395).

Course intended learning outcomes

1.02 Recognise the need for personal growth and professional learning.
1.03 Discuss the need for critical thinking with capacity for judgement based on informed inquiry.
2.01 Demonstrate an understanding of the contribution of pharmacists to the care of patients.
2.04 Engage in team undertakings and build cohesion and maximise team contributions.
2.05 Describe the healthcare environment and the ethical responsibilities of the pharmacist.
2.06 Describe the basis of effective communication with diverse populations.
2.08 Recognise pharmacy perspectives in multidisciplinary environments, and the contributions of other health care disciplines.
3.07 Describe the diverse needs of individuals and communities in a range of social and cultural health contexts.
4.09 Acquire advanced knowledge of Indigenous Australian contexts to inform professional cultural capability to work effectively with and for, Indigenous Australians.

Course completion requirements

Select 24 credit points of options: 24cp
96015 Clinical Practice 16cp 
96024 Clinical Practice 26cp 
96025 Clinical Practice 36cp 
96002 Concepts in Pharmaceutical Sciences6cp 
96007 Drug Disposition6cp 
96858 Evidenced-based Primary Health Care6cp 
96006 Integrated Therapeutics 16cp 
96001 Introduction to Pharmacy6cp 
96003 Pharmaceutics6cp 
96004 Professional Services 16cp 
96005 Professional Services 26cp 
Total 24cp

Exit award

This in an exit-only course for students enrolled in the Master of Pharmacy (C04252) and Master of Pharmacy (International) (C04395). Direct entry is not available.

Other information

For further information about this course, or instruction on how to apply for an internal course transfer (graduating), contact the UTS Student Centre.

telephone 1300 ask UTS (1300 275 887) or +61 2 9514 1222