This course has been designed to help pharmacy technicians, involved in the delivery and development of new and extended roles, with their continuing professional development (CPD).
- Our experience of delivering CPD to pharmacy technicians demonstrates that career progression is facilitated by completion of our university courses.
- This course could be ideal for anyone wanting to expand their role, gain the tools for promotion and enhance their career.
- There is no qualification awarded for this course but those who successfully complete the course will receive a letter confirming their completion.
The course consists of three 20 credit modules at ‘F’ level (60 credits in total) and is delivered in an integrated way to provide skills related to professional development, medicines management and medication safety or accuracy checking for pharmacy (ACT). Core modules: Professional Development Option modules: Choose one module from Pool 1 and one module from Pool 2- Pool 1 Medicines Management Applied Therapeutics for Pharmacy Technicians Pool 2 Medication Safety Accredited Accuracy Checking for Pharmacy
Assessment will include coursework completed throughout the year and module assignments, as well as a mini-project, which is presented at a showcase conference at the end of the course. Your module specification/course handbook will provide full details of the assessment criteria applying to your course.
How to apply
To apply for this course you will be taken to the provider's website, where you can find out more information and make an application.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
You must be a Registered Pharmacy Technician with the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) (http://www.pharmacyregulation.org/) and be able to use the internet, email and have basic competence in 'Office' programmes such as Word and PowerPoint. You must also have access to the internet.
English language requirements
If your first language is not English, you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum for IELTS is 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, or equivalent will be considered acceptable.
Read more about the University’s entry requirements for students outside of the UK on our 'Where are you from?' information pages.
There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.
Fees and funding
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Additional fee information
Please see our website for more information - http://www.hud.ac.uk/undergraduate/fees-and-finance/undergraduate-scholarships/
University of Huddersfield
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School of Applied Science - Pharmacy
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