Pharmacy - Advanced Clinical Pharmacy Practice

Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Pharmacy - Advanced Clinical Pharmacy Practice
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 104807 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters PgDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry Year: 2023
Application Date

Expand+Applicants are advised to apply as early as possible and ideally no later than 31st July 2023 for courses which commence in late September. In the event that any programme receives a high number of applications, the University reserves the right to c...

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Duration 2 years (Part Time)
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Entry Requirements

This course is designed to meet the postgraduate education needs of pharmacists working in patient-facing roles, although applications are welcome from pharmacists working in any employment sector.

The programme is open to local, nationa...

Course Summary Our Advanced Clinical Pharmacy Practice programme was developed following extensive consultation with pharmacists and their employers both within and beyond the United Kingdom. It provides a flexible study pathway that is designed to develop the therapeutic knowledge and clinical skills of pharmacists to an advanced level.
Course Content

Do you want to advance your pharmacy career while continuing in employment?

Our postgraduate distance learning programme allows you fit your studies around your work and family commitments.

Our Advanced Clinical Pharmacy Practice prog...

Subjects Taught

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Study part-time by distance learning

Year 1
Students complete one of the following 30-credit modules during the first semester:
PMY7100 Introduction to clinical pharmacy*
PMY7101 Managing drug treatment
PMY7102 Advancing pra...

Assessment Method

Assessments associated with the course are outlined below:

A variety of written coursework, case study and online assessment is used. The 'Management of long-term conditions' modules (PMY7104/7105/7106) include a written examination. W...

Careers or Further Progression

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Professional Opportunities
This programme will enhance opportunities to progress your career as a pharmacist to advanced practitioner level.

Pharmacists in Great Britain have an option to undertake independent prescribing (IP) t...

Further Enquiries NI, GB and EU Postgraduate Admissions Enquiries
+44 (0)28 9097 3004
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International Admissions Enquiries
+44 (0)28 9097 3004
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In person:
The Admissions and Access Service is located on Level 1, Lanyon North (see map). Normal hours are Monday to Friday 10.00am to 12.00 noon and 2.00pm to 4.00pm.
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