Course structure

Course Structure (2009 - 2016 intakes)

Year 1
Semester 1 Semester 2
PAC1111 Introduction to physiology PAC1132 Systems physiology
PAC1121 Bioorganic and medicinal chemistry I PAC1142 Bioorganic and medicinal chemistry II
PAC1211 Physiochemical basis of pharmacy PAC1222 Drug delivery 1
PAC1311 Pharmacy, health & society I PAC1322 Pharmacy, Health & society II
Year 2
Semester 1 Semester 2
PAC2151 Biochemistry & molecular biology PAC2182 Basis of drug action II
PAC2161 Cell function, communication & pathology PAC2232 Drug delivery & disposition
PAC2171 Basis of drug action I PAC2342 Pharmacy in a public health context
PAC2331 Pharmacists as communicators PAC2412 Integrated therapeutics: Introduction & cardiovascular
Year 3
Semester 1 Semester 2
PAC3191 Microbiology and immunology PAC3252 Drug delivery II
PAC3241 Drug delivery, disposition & dynamics PAC3362 Context for practice II
PAC3351 Context for practice I PAC3432 Integrated therapeutics: infectious diseases
PAC3421 Integrated therapeutics: Respiratory and gastrointestinal disease Elective (choose one)
Current aspects of pharmaceutical research OR
Community engagement OR
Applied research project (Summer)
Year 4
Semester 1 Semester 2
PAC4261 Drug delivery and development PAC4382 Context for practice III
PAC4371 Professional experience placement program PAC4462 Integrated therapeutics: Neurology & oncology
PAC4451 Integrated therapeutics: Dermatology & pain PAC4472 Integrated therapeutics: Mental Health
PAC4441 Integrated therapeutics: Endocrinology & renal PAC4482 Preparation for practice

Course Structure (2017 intake onwards)

Year 1
Semester 1 Semester 2
PHR1011 Professional Practice I PHR1012 Professional Practice II
PHR1021 How Medicines Work I PHR1022 How Medicines Work II (18 credit points)
PHR1031 How the Body Works (12 credit points)  
Year 2
Semester 1 Semester 2
PHR2011 Professional Practice III PHR2012 Professional Practice IV (12 credit points)
PHR2021 How Medicines Work III PHR2042 Endocrinology & Renal
PHR2041 Respiratory & gastrointestinal Disease PHR2142 Cardiovascular
PHR2141 Dermatology & Pain  
Year 3
Semester 1 Semester 2
PHR3041Blood, Brain and Cancers (12 credit points)  PHR5052 Inquiry & Innovation Methods
PHR3141 Pathogens, host defence and treatment (12 credit points) PHR3042 Acute Care: Inquiry cases (12 credit points)
   PHR3062Student Professional Placements
Year 4
Semester 1 Semester 2
PHR4061 Professional Experiential Placements PHR4042 Haematology & Oncology
PHR5051 Inquiry & Innovation II (18 credit points) PHR4142 Transplant
   PHR4242 Integrated Care (12 credit points)