Ulster University - Coleraine


Course Name Pharmacy
Course Provider Ulster University - Coleraine
Course Code B230
Course Type UCAS
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Coleraine
Application Date

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2023 entry application deadlines

For courses starting in 2023 (and for deferred applications), your application should be with us at UCAS by one of these dates – depending on what courses you apply for. If y...

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Duration This is a 4 year full-time course. Average attendance hours per week: 22 hours.
Qualification Letters MPharn (Hons)
Entry Requirements

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136 UCAS tariff points to include a minimum of five subjects (four of which must be at Higher Level) to include English at H6 if studied at Higher Level or O4 if studied at Ordinary Level.

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Comment Award: Master of Pharmacy with Honours

Professional recognition
Pharmaceutical Society of Northern Ireland (PSNI)
Accredited by the Pharmaceutical Society of Northern Ireland (PSNI) for the purpose of registration with that body.

General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC)
Accredited by the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) in order to progress to pharmacist pre-registration training and then to register as a pharmacist.
Course Content

The MPharm programme at Ulster will provide you with an academically challenging and vocationally relevant pharmacy education and training.

The aim of the MPharm course at Ulster is to educate pharmacy students to a high standar...

Subjects Taught For full module description, please see "Course Web Page" below.
Assessment Method

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The programme is taught as an integrated spiral curriculum, with the integration of science and practice elements being explicitly taught through a systems approach. Lectures, tutorials, case study orientated proble...

Work Placement

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The MPharm course at Ulster has periods of work placement within each year of study, during the Professional Practice Skills modules. Placements take place within community pharmacies throughout Northern Ireland, and wi...

Careers or Further Progression

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Graduates from this course are now working for:
• National Health Service
• Community pharmacy
• Pharmaceutical Industry
• GP Federations

Job roles
With this degree you could become:
• Community pharmacist
• ...

Further Enquiries Zara Moffatt/Karen Gibson, Admissions
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