Pharmacy courses

Bachelor of Pharmacy James Cook University - JCU

5.0 out of 5 from 1 review
Bachelor Degree
4.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

As a true interdisciplinary field, pharmacy gives you a strong foothold in both the science and healthcare industry. As a professional pharmacist you will have understanding and involvement in:

Discovery of breakthrough medicines
The effect of individual drugs upon the human body
Formulation of drug compounds into effective medicines
How drugs act to treat specific diseases
Counselling patients on their medications.
You will gain expertise in health sciences including biochemistry, microbiology, human anatomy and physiology, infectious diseases, immunology, dermatology and toxicology. In addition you’ll gain knowledge of health promotion, rural and remote practice, and business and management essentials. Clinical placements commence from Year 1.
This course has a placement opportunity for students.

JCU Pharmacy graduates enjoy good employment rates, and demand is strong in rural and regional Australia. After your internship you will have an excellent chance...

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Additional Information

Hands-on experience – you will get up to 600 hours of placement experience working with rural, urban and underserved populations to gain clinical s...

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Average ratings for Bachelor of Pharmacy James Cook University - JCU based on 1 review
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Student Reviews

June 2018
Year completed 2019

Positives: very fun to learn about medicine

Negatives: too many to learn and memorise.

My advice to future students is: study early and relate so you wont forget

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