University of Newcastle pharmacy practical experience
Clinical placements start in Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) first year of study and continue throughout the degree providing students with substantial clinical experience in a variety of settings both locally and nationally. This ensures students are continually putting into practice the theory and hands-on skills they learn throughout the degree.
Students will gain clinical experience in a variety of health settings, which may include community facilities, hospitals, rural pharmacies, aged care facilities.
To prepare for clinical placements, students will build practical skills through inter-professional simulated learning activities in the Newcastle Pharmacy School’s fully functioning demonstration pharmacy, hospital-based simulation wards and the Hunter New England Simulation Centre.
The clinical placement component of the Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) is substantial and occurs in a range of diverse clinical contexts throughout the Hunter, Central Coast, Mid North Coast and University Department of Rural Health sites.
University of Newcastle Bachelor of Pharmacy
Program: Bachelor of Pharmacy Honours
Location: Callaghan, Newcastle, New South Wales
Duration: 4 years
Semester intake: February
Application deadline: While there is no set application deadline, applicants are strongly encouraged by to apply as early as possible.