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Department of Pharmacy & Pharmacology Programme Catalogue 2020/1


USPA-AKM03: MPharm(Hons) Pharmacy with integrated pre-registration year

Leading to the award of MASTER OF PHARMACY

Mode of attendance: Full-time with Thick Sandwich Placement

Normal programme duration: 5 years

[Page last updated: 10 August 2020]

Click here for further information Possible DAPs for this programme:

  • This programme has no possible DAPs
 

Click here for further informationPossible exit awards for this programme:



Year 1

Click here for further information NFAAR-UG assessment regulations:
  • Transfer to DAP is not possible from this programme year.
  • Main assessment regulations: Appendix 11 PDF format -requires Acrobat Reader to view; Supplementary assessment regulations: Appendix 12 PDF format -requires Acrobat Reader to view.
  • Part 1 Stage 1 of this programme contributes 0% towards the final award classification


Academic Year: Part 1 Stage 1

Designated Essential Units:
Unit Code
Title
ECTS Credits
PA10310 Preparing for professional practice 1 12 credits       [equivalent to 24 CATS credits] Further information on credits
PA10316 Year 1 required assessment 0 credits       [equivalent to 0 CATS credits] Further information on credits


Semester 1: Part 1 Stage 1

Designated Essential Units:
Unit Code
Title
ECTS Credits
PA10306 Fundamentals of pharmacy: from molecules to medicines 1 12 credits       [equivalent to 24 CATS credits] Further information on credits
PA10307 Fundamentals of pharmacy: the healthy body 1 12 credits       [equivalent to 24 CATS credits] Further information on credits


Semester 2: Part 1 Stage 1

Designated Essential Units:
Unit Code
Title
ECTS Credits
PA10308 Fundamentals of pharmacy: from molecules to medicines 2 12 credits       [equivalent to 24 CATS credits] Further information on credits
PA10309 Fundamentals of pharmacy: the healthy body 2 12 credits       [equivalent to 24 CATS credits] Further information on credits


Notes:

  • Programmes and units may be changed in accordance with normal University procedures.
  • This programme catalogue is applicable for all years of study for the 2020/21 academic year only. Students continuing their studies into 2021/22 and beyond should not assume that this programme, or its component units, will be delivered in future years in the format displayed here.
  • NFAAR assessment regulations are subject to review and update. Links given here will provide access to the latest versions of NFAAR documentation. The regulations described in this documentation may not necessarily be those which applied in previous academic years. For detailed information on how the NFAAR was applied to this programme in previous academic years, please contact the relevant Director of Studies.
  • Availability of units is subject to constraints such as staff availability, minimum and maximum group sizes, and timetabling factors as well as a student's ability to meet any pre-requisite rules.
  • Find out more about these and other important University terms and conditions here.


Year 2

Click here for further information NFAAR-UG assessment regulations:
  • Transfer to DAP is not possible from this programme year.
  • Main assessment regulations: Appendix 11 PDF format -requires Acrobat Reader to view; Supplementary assessment regulations: Appendix 12 PDF format -requires Acrobat Reader to view.
  • Part 2 Stage 2 of this programme contributes 16% towards the final award classification


Academic Year: Part 2 Stage 2

Designated Essential Units:
Unit Code
Title
ECTS Credits
PA20322 Preparing for professional practice 2 12 credits       [equivalent to 24 CATS credits] Further information on credits
PA20323 Year 2 required assessment 0 credits       [equivalent to 0 CATS credits] Further information on credits


Semester 1: Part 2 Stage 2

Designated Essential Units:
Unit Code
Title
ECTS Credits
PA20318 Specialised integrated unit 1: management of gastrointestinal & liver disease 12 credits       [equivalent to 24 CATS credits] Further information on credits
PA20319 Specialised integrated unit 2: immunity, inflammation & infection 12 credits       [equivalent to 24 CATS credits] Further information on credits


Semester 2: Part 2 Stage 2

Designated Essential Units:
Unit Code
Title
ECTS Credits
PA20320 Specialised integrated unit 3: management of respiratory diseases and dermatology 12 credits       [equivalent to 24 CATS credits] Further information on credits
PA20321 Specialised integrated unit 4: management of cardiovascular disease & endocrine disorders 12 credits       [equivalent to 24 CATS credits] Further information on credits


Notes:

  • Programmes and units may be changed in accordance with normal University procedures.
  • This programme catalogue is applicable for all years of study for the 2020/21 academic year only. Students continuing their studies into 2021/22 and beyond should not assume that this programme, or its component units, will be delivered in future years in the format displayed here.
  • NFAAR assessment regulations are subject to review and update. Links given here will provide access to the latest versions of NFAAR documentation. The regulations described in this documentation may not necessarily be those which applied in previous academic years. For detailed information on how the NFAAR was applied to this programme in previous academic years, please contact the relevant Director of Studies.
  • Availability of units is subject to constraints such as staff availability, minimum and maximum group sizes, and timetabling factors as well as a student's ability to meet any pre-requisite rules.
  • Find out more about these and other important University terms and conditions here.


Year 3

Click here for further information NFAAR-UG assessment regulations:
  • Transfer to DAP is not possible from this programme year.
  • Main assessment regulations: Appendix 11 PDF format -requires Acrobat Reader to view; Supplementary assessment regulations: Appendix 12 PDF format -requires Acrobat Reader to view.
  • Part 2 Stage 3 of this programme contributes 34% towards the final award classification


Academic Year: Part 2 Stage 3

Designated Essential Units:
Unit Code
Title
ECTS Credits
PA30328 Preparing for professional practice 3 12 credits       [equivalent to 24 CATS credits] Further information on credits
PA30329 Year 3 required assessment 0 credits       [equivalent to 0 CATS credits] Further information on credits


Semester 1: Part 2 Stage 3

Designated Essential Units:
Unit Code
Title
ECTS Credits
PA30324 Specialised integrated unit 5: neurology & mental health 12 credits       [equivalent to 24 CATS credits] Further information on credits
PA30325 Specialised integrated unit 6: special patient groups and surgery 12 credits       [equivalent to 24 CATS credits] Further information on credits


Semester 2: Part 2 Stage 3

Designated Essential Units:
Unit Code
Title
ECTS Credits
PA30326 Specialised integrated unit 7: oncology & palliative care 12 credits       [equivalent to 24 CATS credits] Further information on credits
PA30327 Medicines optimisation and prescribing in complex patients 1 12 credits       [equivalent to 24 CATS credits] Further information on credits


Notes:

  • Programmes and units may be changed in accordance with normal University procedures.
  • This programme catalogue is applicable for all years of study for the 2020/21 academic year only. Students continuing their studies into 2021/22 and beyond should not assume that this programme, or its component units, will be delivered in future years in the format displayed here.
  • NFAAR assessment regulations are subject to review and update. Links given here will provide access to the latest versions of NFAAR documentation. The regulations described in this documentation may not necessarily be those which applied in previous academic years. For detailed information on how the NFAAR was applied to this programme in previous academic years, please contact the relevant Director of Studies.
  • Availability of units is subject to constraints such as staff availability, minimum and maximum group sizes, and timetabling factors as well as a student's ability to meet any pre-requisite rules.
  • Find out more about these and other important University terms and conditions here.


Year 4

Click here for further information NFAAR-UG assessment regulations:
  • Transfer to DAP may be possible from this programme year.
  • Main assessment regulations: Appendix 27 (Section B)PDF format -requires Acrobat Reader to view; Supplementary assessment regulations: Appendix 28 (Section B)PDF format -requires Acrobat Reader to view.
  • Part 3 Stage 4 of this programme contributes 50% towards the final award classification


Academic Year: Part 3 Stage 4

Designated Essential Units:
Unit Code
Title
ECTS Credits
PA40335 Year 4 professional progression assessments 0 credits       [equivalent to 0 CATS credits] Further information on credits


Semester 1: Part 3 Stage 4

Designated Essential Units:
Unit Code
Title
ECTS Credits
PA40330 Pharmacy management simulation 6 credits       [equivalent to 12 CATS credits] Further information on credits

Designated Essential Units: Select 1 units from the following list: PHR RES PRJ
Unit Code
Title
ECTS Credits
PA40331 Pharmacy research project 24 credits       [equivalent to 48 CATS credits] Further information on credits


Semester 2: Part 3 Stage 4

Designated Essential Units:
Unit Code
Title
ECTS Credits
PA40333 Medicines optimisation and prescribing in complex patients 2 24 credits       [equivalent to 48 CATS credits] Further information on credits
PA40334 Global health & management 6 credits       [equivalent to 12 CATS credits] Further information on credits


Notes:

  • Programmes and units may be changed in accordance with normal University procedures.
  • This programme catalogue is applicable for all years of study for the 2020/21 academic year only. Students continuing their studies into 2021/22 and beyond should not assume that this programme, or its component units, will be delivered in future years in the format displayed here.
  • NFAAR assessment regulations are subject to review and update. Links given here will provide access to the latest versions of NFAAR documentation. The regulations described in this documentation may not necessarily be those which applied in previous academic years. For detailed information on how the NFAAR was applied to this programme in previous academic years, please contact the relevant Director of Studies.
  • Availability of units is subject to constraints such as staff availability, minimum and maximum group sizes, and timetabling factors as well as a student's ability to meet any pre-requisite rules.
  • Find out more about these and other important University terms and conditions here.


Year 5

Click here for further information NFAAR-UG assessment regulations:
  • Transfer to DAP is not possible from this programme year.
  • Main assessment regulations: Appendix 27 (Section B)PDF format -requires Acrobat Reader to view; Supplementary assessment regulations: Appendix 28 (Section B)PDF format -requires Acrobat Reader to view.


Academic Year: Part 3 Stage 5

Designated Essential Units:
Unit Code
Title
ECTS Credits
PA40353 MPharm integrated pre-registration scheme 60 credits       [equivalent to 120 CATS credits] Further information on credits


Notes:

  • Programmes and units may be changed in accordance with normal University procedures.
  • This programme catalogue is applicable for all years of study for the 2020/21 academic year only. Students continuing their studies into 2021/22 and beyond should not assume that this programme, or its component units, will be delivered in future years in the format displayed here.
  • NFAAR assessment regulations are subject to review and update. Links given here will provide access to the latest versions of NFAAR documentation. The regulations described in this documentation may not necessarily be those which applied in previous academic years. For detailed information on how the NFAAR was applied to this programme in previous academic years, please contact the relevant Director of Studies.
  • Availability of units is subject to constraints such as staff availability, minimum and maximum group sizes, and timetabling factors as well as a student's ability to meet any pre-requisite rules.
  • Find out more about these and other important University terms and conditions here.