Masters | Postgraduate Course - Clinical Pharmacy MSc Course Details within University of Strathclyde

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Course Fees
Scotland/EU/Rest of UK: £10,300 International: £21,500
Contact Name
Allison Reid, Postgraduate Course Administrator
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Clinical Pharmacy MSc

Study Details

MSc: 12 months full-time

On our MSc in Clinical Pharmacy you'll receive advanced training in the practice of pharmacy to enable you to deliver optimum pharmaceutical care and become a safer and more ´╗┐effective practitioner. ´╗┐You'll be taught predominately by pharmacists registered with the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC).

Module details

Semester 1

Classes which will  introduce key concepts and skills associated  with the delivery of pharmaceutical care, including pharmaceutical care planning, communication skills, the role of evidence based practice and clinical research.  

Semester 2

Classes focus on specific therapeutics with a focus on poly pharmacy, medicine reconciliation and the application of clinical guidelines to manage patients with multiple or complex morbidities. 

Research Project

Students undertake an individual research project investigating a specific clinical topic. Project output will be written in the format of a clinical research paper. ´╗┐

Entry Requirements

  • minimum second class honours degree or international equivalent in Pharmacy
  • minimum of 12 months post-study clinical experience in a hospital environment