Courses & Units

Course rules for M4C Bachelor of Pharmacy with Honours

1In these specifications 'Faculty' means the Faculty of Health.

Entry

2Candidates for the degree of Bachelor of Pharmacy with Honours shall have
 [i]qualified for admission to the degree of Bachelor of Pharmacy from the University of Tasmania; or
 [ii]qualified for admission to a degree from another university deemed by the Faculty to be equivalent to that degree;
 and have satisfied the Faculty that the standard of work achieved in that degree is appropriate for enrolment in the Honours degree.
3Candidates for the degree shall complete the degree requirements, as hereinafter prescribed, in not less than one year of full-time study or two consecutive years of part-time study, from the time of first enrolment.

Course Structure

4The fields of study for honours in Pharmacy, approved by the Faculty, are listed in the Schedule to these specifications.
5A candidate for the degree must --
 [i]submit a thesis on work, undertaken as part of the honours course, in one of the fields of study listed in the Schedule, on a topic approved by the course coordinator;
 and
 [ii]undertake such other work and assessments as prescribed by the Faculty, on the recommendation of the course coordinator.
6Except by special permission of the Faculty, there shall be no re-examination for honours.
7The classes of honours shall be First Class, Second Class, and Third Class. There shall be an upper and lower division in the second class.

Miscellaneous

8The Faculty may from time to time make amendments to the Schedule to these specifications.
9These specifications shall take effect on 1 January 2002.
10The approved abbreviation for the degree of Bachelor of Pharmacy with Honours shall be BPharm(Hons).