Pharmacy Practice - P4001

Pharmacy Practice

Graduate certificate

This course provides the opportunity to complete an Intern Training Program accredited by the Australian Pharmacy Council and to credit this towards a postgraduate qualification. In addition to the Intern Training Program component, students can undertake further study in specific areas of practice by undertaking elective units which cover pharmacy practice, clinical pharmacy, economics and wound care relevant to pharmacy.

At a glance

Course Details

Location
  • Off-campus: Part time
Start date
Semester one (January), Semester two (June)
Qualification
Graduate Certificate of Pharmacy Practice
Course Handbook

This course is not available to international students who are holders of an Australian student visa, for study onshore in Australia. However holders of some other categories of Australian visas living in Australia, and students studying off-campus by distance learning (where this option is available) and living outside of Australia, may be eligible for this course.

Why choose the Monash Intern Training Program?

Five ways the Monash ITP gives you a head start in your pharmacy career.

Monash ITP student Eleanor discusses her experience in Alice Springs as part of her internship at the Alfred Hospital.

The Graduate Certificate offers a great opportunity to extend your learning in a range of areas without committing too much time or money. For me, completing the internship with Monash was a no-brainer - the history and reputation of the Faculty puts its graduates ahead of the pack. Alex Bongers (2011 Graduate)

Entry Requirements

This course is not available to international students who are holders of an Australian student visa, for study onshore in Australia. However holders of some other categories of Australian visas living in Australia, and students studying off-campus by distance learning (where this option is available) and living outside of Australia, may be eligible for this course.

You need to satisfy the following entrance requirements to be considered for entry to this course.

Minimum Entry Requirements (International students)

Qualifications

An Australian or New Zealand undergraduate degree in pharmacy (or equivalent) or successful completion of Australian Pharmacy Council (APC) Skills Assessment if the applicant is an overseas trained pharmacist from a country other than New Zealand.

English entry requirements

Level D
IELTS (Academic): 7.0 Overall score, with minimum band scores: Listening 7.0, Reading 7.0, Writing 7.0 and Speaking 7.0 Pearson Test of English (Academic):  65 Overall score, with minimum scores: Listening 65, Reading 65, Speaking 65 and Writing 65TOEFL Internet-based test: 98 Overall score, with minimum scores: Reading 24, Listening 24, Speaking 23 and Writing 27Equivalent approved English test

University entrance requirements

Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia.

This course provides pharmacy interns the opportunity to complete an intern training program accredited by the Australian Pharmacy Council and to credit this towards a postgraduate qualification. In addition to the intern training program component, you can undertake further study in specific areas of practice by completing elective units which cover pharmacy practice, clinical pharmacy, economics and wound care relevant to pharmacy.

Making the application

Future students

Semester one (Janurary)

Apply directly to Monash using course code P4001

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Semester two (June)

Apply directly to Monash using course code P4001

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Self assess for credit eligibility

Check for study credit using the "Credit search" link on the Credit for prior study page

Fees