Graduate Diploma in Drug Evaluation and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Course 133AB (2010)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.

Year and Campus: 2010 - Parkville
Fees Information: Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date
Level: Graduate/Postgraduate
Duration & Credit Points: 100 credit points taken over 12 months full time. This course is available as full or part time.


Professor Albert Frauman,


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.
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Students must satisfactorily complete the five core subjects to qualify for the Graduate Diploma in Drug Evaluation and Pharmaceutical Science.
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Entry Requirements: The course is available to graduate with degrees in medicine, pharmacy or science, or applicants with other approved qualifications.
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website :

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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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