Master of Pharmaceutical Medicine

Coursework details  

About the UNSW Pharmaceutical Medicine program

Master of Pharmaceutical Medicine at a glance:
Degree at a glance:

  • Course code: 9370
  • Postgraduate study
  • Award type: Masters
  • Fully online course
  • 1 year full time or 2 years part – time
  • Students may exit early at the Graduate Diploma in Pharmaceutical Medicine (program code 5371; 36 UoC) or the Graduate Certificate in Pharmaceutical Medicine (program code 7370; 24 UoC) if you meet the requirements of these degrees.

 

How is the program delivered?

You can view detailed information about coursework and subjects in the UNSW Handbook.

The program consists of:

  • six core courses
  • two electives 

Within the core courses, there are choices for 3 of the core courses. There are a number of elective courses available for students including an internship course. 
The program is flexible and allows you to choose related courses to contribute to a particular area of focus or choose a wider range of courses that reflect your diverse interests.

Most students take one course per term. You need to take 8 courses from the following core and elective courses to complete the program (please click on the links to view the Handbook entries):
 

Core:

  1. PHAR9101 Introduction to the Therapeutics Industry
  2. PHAR9121 Pharmacovigilance
  3. PHAR9122 Medical Affairs
  4. Regulatory Affairs stream: PHAR9104 Regulatory Affairs OR PHAR9113 International Regulatory Affairs
  5. Clinical Trials stream: PHAR9120 Clinical Trials OR PHAR9116 Clinical Trial Management
  6. Health Technology Assessment stream: PHAR9114 Health Technology Assessment in Australia OR PHAR9115 Advanced Health Technology Assessment

Electives:

  1. PHAR9111 Pharmaceutics
  2. PHAR9117 Cancer Therapeutics
  3. PHAR9118 Therapeutics(link is external)
  4. PHAR9124 Pharmaceutical Medicine Internship
  5. PHAR9130 Global Regulatory Affairs Leadership (entry restrictions apply – contact Program Authority for further information
     
More information about the program and coursework details

Program Brochure:

Visit the UNSW Handbook

 

Contact the Pharamaceutical Medicine Program team:

(02) 9385 2464
pharm.med@unsw.edu.au