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Graduate Diploma in Clinical Pharmacy

GradDipPharm(Curtin) - GD-CPHARM Health Sciences
Location Bentley
Study method Part-time or full-time
Study mode On-campus
Intake February
Duration 1 year full-time

Please note: This course is not open to new enrolments in 2018.

The Graduate Diploma in Clinical Pharmacy aims to provide you with advanced knowledge and skills in clinical pharmacy, with a focus on enhanced clinical capability. The course places special emphasis on the effective use and interpretation of clinical and laboratory data, and evidence from the scientific literature in the identification and management of drug-related problems. 

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for Australian and New Zealand students

A Bachelor of Pharmacy or other relevant degree, and a minimum of one year’s work experience as a registered pharmacist, preferably with experience in hospital pharmacy. Selection is competitive and is based on grades achieved in previous study and relevant experience.

Please refer to the following statements before applying for this course


The majority of students complete this course on a part-time basis over a period of two to four years. 


Fees for Australian and New Zealand students

Year Student type Cost
2017 Domestic fee paying Domestic fee-paying - A domestic fee-paying place is a place at university which is not Commonwealth supported, that is, not subsidised by the Australian Government. Domestic fee paying students will be charged tuition fees and may be eligible for FEE-HELP assistance for all or part of those tuition fees. $27,700*

Fees are indicative only.

* Based on a first-year full-time study load of 200 credits. The total cost will depend on your course options (i.e. units selected and time taken to complete).

Use the Fee Calculator for an estimate of individual unit fees. There may also be some additional costs. For more information, see other fees and charges.

Professional recognition

Registered pharmacists who successfully complete the course may apply for continuing professional development (CPD) credits. The award of this course does not qualify a person for registration as a pharmacist in Australia.

Credit for previous study

Applications for credit for recognised learning (CRL) are assessed on an individual basis.

Learn about Credit for Recognised Learning (CRL)

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