Courses & Units

Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics III CSA723




A case-based study of medication management and clinical pharmacy issues in respiratory and renal diseases. Structured Evidence Based Medicine (EBM) approach will also be used as an integral component of self-directed learning in some of the case studies.


Unit name Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics III
Unit code CSA723
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Medicine
Discipline Pharmacy

Dr Mohammed Salahudeen

Teaching staff

Ms Ciara McLennan, Ms Jane Stephens (Tutor)

Level Postgraduate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No


Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 Off-Campus International Domestic
Hobart Semester 2 Off-Campus International Domestic


International students
Domestic students

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 24/2/2020 23/3/2020 13/4/2020 31/5/2020
Semester 2 13/7/2020 10/8/2020 31/8/2020 18/10/2020

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2020.

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Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
2 2020: $1,190.00 2020: $2,354.00 019907

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Teaching Pattern

Online via MyLO and Online tutorial and meeting rooms.


Assignment based assessment comprises of four assignments. Each assignment is based on patient cases from hospital and/or community pharmacy practice. Each assignment will carry equal marks (25%) and students will need to have a cumulative score of at least 50% across four assignments to pass the unit

Assignment 1 and 2 will be based on short clinical cases. Assignment 3 will be based on a long clinical case whereas assignment 4 will be about developing and presenting a clinical presentation.Specific rubrics will be made available for students to assess their performance against standardised criteria prior to the final submission for each assessment task.

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