UQ Pharmacy School to host webinar for OzTREKK students
Have you applied to UQ Pharmacy School or have you received an offer to the Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours)?
Always serving the best interests of their students, Professor Greg Monteith of the UQ Pharmacy School will be hosting an online seminar specifically for OzTREKK students! This webinar will be designed to give you detailed information about the Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) program, the UQ School of Pharmacy and its state-of-the-art facilities, and possible graduate outcomes.
Date: Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Time: 8 p.m. (EDT – Eastern Daylight Time)
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For your online seminar registration details, contact OzTREKK’s Australian Pharmacy Schools Admissions Officer Rachel Brady at firstname.lastname@example.org or call toll free in Canada at 1-866-698-7355.
About Professor Greg Monteith
After completing his pharmacy studies in Australia and working in Baltimore (USA), Greg took an academic appointment at the UQ School of Pharmacy, and is known for his interactive lectures. Greg’s research team withing the Pharmacy Australia Centre of Excellence (PACE) at UQ seeks to identify and characterize novel therapeutic targets for the treatment of cancer. A particular focus of his research group is the identification of new drug targets for breast cancer subtypes for which there are few effective therapies and the prognosis is poor.
About the Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) Program at UQ
The Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) program is a well-established, professionally accredited learning framework that is well received by both students and the profession. The program has evolved into one of the country’s most comprehensive and well-respected pharmacy degrees, both domestically and internationally.
This undergraduate program runs over 4 years, full time, after which graduates are eligible to complete a 48-week paid internship in either community or hospital pharmacy.
Program: Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours)
Location: Brisbane, Queensland
Semester intake: February
Duration: 4 years
Application deadline: November 15, 2014
Applicants to UQ Pharmacy are required to have completed their high school diploma. Applicants should have completed Grade 12 English, Chemistry and Math to meet program prerequisites.
If you have commenced or completed a university degree or any post-secondary studies, your most recent studies will be assessed in terms of your grades. If you have not completed the necessary prerequisite subjects in your post-secondary studies, your high school transcripts will then be assessed for prerequisite subjects.
Application for Credit
It is possible to transfer from a Bachelor of Science into the Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours), straight into Year 2 as an accelerated student. If you have undertaken the same or equivalent courses in another program, you are eligible to apply for credit after you receive an offer into the program. The application for credit process consists of completing the University of Queensland’s Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) application and submitting all official course outlines to OzTREKK for the courses for which you wish to obtain credit. Once you’ve submitted your Bachelor of Pharmacy application for credit and all official course outlines, OzTREKK will submit your application for credit package to the University of Queensland School of Pharmacy for assessment. Assessment usually takes up to four weeks.