Courses & Units

Pharmacy Honours D CSA434



CSA434 is available to students within the Bachelor of Pharmacy with Honours (M4C) and Bachelor of Pharmacy with Applied Honours (54A) programs.

Individual honours students within the Bachelor of Pharmacy with Applied Honours (54A) program will enrol in CSA433 and CSA434 as an overload in Year 4. On successful completion of the 54A and CSA434, students will be eligible to graduate with the Bachelor of Pharmacy with Honours (54B).


In CSA434, the final unit in the honours program, students will complete their research project under the direction of their supervisory team and submit their thesis. Students will also present their research findings to their classmates, other research students and staff.


Unit name Pharmacy Honours D
Unit code CSA434
Credit points 25
College/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Pharmacy and Pharmacology
Discipline Pharmacy
Coordinator Professor Luke Bereznicki
Available as student elective? No
Delivered By University of Tasmania
Level Honours


Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Hobart Semester 2 On-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 21/2/2022 22/3/2022 11/4/2022 29/5/2022
Semester 2 11/7/2022 9/8/2022 29/8/2022 16/10/2022

* 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 2022 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2022 will be available from the 1st October 2021.

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Learning Outcomes

  • Plan a research project encompassing the rationale for your research (and hypothesis to be tested if appropriate), methods, outcome measures, data analyses, budget, and project timeline.
  • Apply scientific research techniques to a range of research scenarios.
  • Communicate in an accepted generic scientific manner (including oral presentations, literature review/research planning, and thesis).
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
060501 $2,005.00 $2,005.00 not applicable $4,708.00
  • Available as a Commonwealth Supported Place
  • HECS-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility3
  • FEE-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility4

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4 Please refer here for eligibility for FEE-HELP

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Concurrent Prerequisites



Teaching Pattern

Students are expected to work approximately 1-2 days per week on their project.

AssessmentSupervisor assessment (5%)|Final seminar (10%)|Honours thesis (85%)
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Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.

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