Course

Pharmacy Practice Topics Relevant to Workplace Requirements


Course code PHT010

The purpose of this online pharmacy course is to prepare you to communicate effectively, be able to apply critical thinking and problem solving to advance your role as a technician. This is a project based learning experience.

For more information watch the course introduction video below.

 

How to enrol

Before enrolling in this course you need to:

  • Choose the qualification you will study the course under. See the Work towards tab below for qualification options.
  • Check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses tab on the qualification page.
  • Level 5  
    Credits 12 
  • Study type Open  
    EFTS 0.1  
  • Availability
    2018 :  
    This course will start on the first Monday of the month you select for enrolment.
    2019 :  
    This course will start on the first Monday of the month you select for enrolment.
  • Delivery type
    2018 :  
    Online only
    2019 :  
    Online only
  • Workload

    All our open courses have a credit value. For each credit, allow about 10 hours of study. Your workload may be higher around assessment due dates.

  • Fees
    2018 :  
    NZ students $360 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students $1,104 + $60 annual administration fee
    2019 :  
    NZ students $360 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students $1,104 + $60 annual administration fee
  • Prerequisites    

    If you need to discuss prerequisites for this course contact us

Students who successfully complete this online pharmacy course will be able to

  • Analyse their current pharmacy practice to identify an area of innovation or improvement
  • Communicate and negotiate with other health professionals/pharmacy staff to discuss and define the purpose and process of their project
  • Develop a comprehensive project plan
  • Implement a plan for an innovation or quality improvement to pharmacy practice
  • Demonstrate communication & leadership skills as appropriate with other health professionals,& clients
  • Measure, evaluate and present project results
  • Demonstrate personal motivation and self-management

Assessment

This course is 100% internally assessed

Textbooks

No textbooks are required for this course

Other requirements

Your course is delivered 100% online. To complete this course you will need access to a computer or device, broadband internet and a data plan able to support online learning such as streaming of videos (including YouTube), downloading content and submitting online assessments. If you are unsure if your current computer/device or internet access allows you to complete your online learning with us, please contact us before applying to enrol.