MSc Psychiatric Pharmacy Practice

Aston University
In Birmingham (England)

Price on request

Important information

  • Postgraduate
  • Birmingham (England)
  • When:
    Flexible
Description

Enables graduands of the Diploma in Psychiatric Pharmacy programme to convert their Diploma to an MSc Provides  the necessary critical, analytical and evaluation skills to understand the research process including ethical and risk assessment issues Facilitates practice research in mental health pharmacy

Important information

Requirements: A Diploma in Psychiatric Pharmacy from Aston University or equivalent is essential, with a research methods module a desirable option.                           Students will normally be employed by the NHS and will be on a career path as a mental health pharmacist specialising in the treatment of people with mental illness. For further information about the eligibility requirements please contact the course director. Note: Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) may be considered for applicants who express an interest in direct entry to the...

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Where and when

Starts Location
Flexible
Birmingham
West Midlands, B4 7ET, West Midlands, England
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What you'll learn on the course

Risk Assessment
Risk
Evaluation
IT
IT risk
Skills and Training

Course programme

Fees 2014 entry:


UK/EU students: £3000
International students: £3000


This one year research MSc in Psychiatric Pharmacy Practice is offered to graduands of the Diploma in Psychiatric Pharmacy programme.

It is a single 60 credit module which enables them to convert their Diploma (120 credits) to an MSc.(180 credits).

It aims to engage students in supervised but independently executed practice research. Students will be encouraged to integrate and apply the skills acquired during the Certificate and Diploma programmes to investigate in depth an area of clinical psychiatric pharmacy practice of specific interest to them.

The module will equip students with the necessary critical, analytical and evaluation skills necessary to understand the research process thoroughly including ethical and risk assessment issues. It provides experience of practice research and project management together with preparation for submission for publication.