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Unit name Pharmacy Skills in Practice 3A
Unit code CSA355
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Pharmacy and Pharmacology
Discipline Pharmacy
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CBA221, CJA214, CSA230, CSA255, CSA204,CSA225,CSA288.

CSA231 must be completed prior to CSA355 or enrolled in the same study period.




Teaching Pattern

1 x 1 hour online module weekly, 1 x 3 hour workshop weekly.


On successful completion of all components of CSA355 students receive an IC (Interim Completion) result. The final mark for CSA355 is a composite of the marks for CSA355 and CSA357, based on a 1/3 weighting of CSA355 and 2/3 weighting of CSA357.  Assessment in CSA355 includes: a pharmaceutical calculations quiz (10%), a complementary and alternative medicines assignment (10%), a 3-hour practical exam (50%) and an oral exam (30%, 15 minutes).  In order to pass CSA355/7 the student must pass both the practical exam and the oral exam in CSA357.

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