Bachelor Honours Degree (AQF Level 8)
Tropical Health and Medicine
Completion of a pass degree in Pharmacy from this or any other university within the last three years.
Normally students will have achieved a GPA of not less than 5.0 calculated over the four levels of the pass degree.
Minimum English language proficiency requirements
Applicants of non-English speaking backgrounds must meet the English language proficiency requirements of Band 3a – Schedule II of the JCU Admissions Policy.
Students also need to take note that in accordance with the National Registration Board’s requirement, they must hold a valid IELTS (academic module) minimum overall score of 7.5 with a minimum of 7 in each of the four components within 2 years prior to applying for registration upon graduation
Additional selection requirements
Students may be required to undertake work additional to the pass degree before commencing honours.
Special admission requirements
A quota may be imposed on the number of students accepted for entry to the honours course depending on the availability of supervisors.
The graduate course is not available to those who have previously been awarded the Pharmacy honours degree.
Post admission requirements
Depending on the area of research and/or professional experience placement activities, students must comply with the relevant mandatory pre-placement requirements of the University and the Host facility. Students must complete all professional experience placement requirements by the prescribed deadlines and maintain currency of all requirements throughout their enrolment in the course.
You will find your course requirements here:
24 credit points as per course structure
Course learning outcomes
On successful completion, graduates of the course will be able to:
PC4501:12 Pharmacy Honours Part 1 of 2
PC4502:12 Pharmacy Honours Part 2 of 2
COURSE AVAILABLE AT
Expected time to complete
1 year full-time, not available part-time
Maximum time to complete
Maximum leave of absence
Course progression requisites
Course includes mandatory professional placement(s)
Special assessment requirements
Professional accreditation requirements
For entry, students must have successfully completed the JCU BPharm within the last 3 years or an equivalent Australian qualification accredited by the APC and be a registered pharmacist with AHPRA.
Maximum allowed Pass Conceded (PC) grade
Supplementary exam for final subject
BACHELOR OF PHARMACY (HONOURS)
Inclusion of majors on testamur
Not applicable - this course does not have majors
Exit with lesser award