Graduate Diploma in Drug Evaluation and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Course 133-AB (2009)

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Year and Campus: 2009
Fees Information: Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date
Level: Graduate/Postgraduate


Course Administrator: Mrs Nicola Cash
Course Overview: The Graduate Diploma in Drug Evaluation and Pharmaceutical Sciences expands the knowledge base of pharmacists, scientists and physicians in the pharmaceutical industry and in regulatory bodies with respect to basic pharmacology, toxicology, pharmaceutical sciences, quality control issues, clinical trial methodology and interpretation and therapeutics as they relate to drug evaluation.
Objectives: .
Subject Options: Students must satisfactorily complete the five core subjects to qualify for the Graduate Diploma in Drug Evaluation and Pharmaceutical Science.
Study Period Commencement:
Credit Points:
Semester 1, Semester 2
Entry Requirements: The course is available to graduate with degrees in medicine, pharmacy or science, or applicants with other approved qualifications.
Core Participation Requirements:

For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.

It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support:

Graduate Attributes: None
Notes: This course consists of weekly lectures or, where appropriate, videoconferences involving interstate or international presenters. Audiovisual recordings of the sessions are available for students unable to attend the lectures, and may be borrowed for revision purposes.

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