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PHARMACY
4 years February
RM53,025 Malaysian student
RM59,996 International student 2021 fees per year
Professionally recognised Work placement
CAREER PATHS The demand for pharmacists in Malaysia and the region is high , and pharmacists will remain a sought-after profession in the foreseeable future . Graduates will be able to find employment in the following sectors :
• community pharmacy
• hospital pharmacy
• government ( regulatory affairs )
• pharmaceutical industry
• armed services
• education and research .

BACHELOR OF PHARMACY ( HONOURS )

KPT / JPT ( R / 727 / 6 / 0061 ) 03 / 20 - MQA / FA11712
As the global population grows and ages , and as medicines become more complex , the need for pharmacists intensifies .
Pharmacists are the experts on medicines and the way they interact with the body , and they play an important role in improving the health of their communities . Not only do pharmacists help patients understand and use medication , they ’ re also involved in drug development and innovation .
This course covers the applied pharmaceutical sciences , enabling sciences , clinical and therapeutic sciences , and pharmacy practice . It equips you with the professional skills and attributes required of a pharmacist . You ’ ll have the knowledge , experience and expertise you need to make a difference for people in hospitals , aged-care facilities and local communities from the moment you graduate .
Course outline
This course will develop the practical and analytical skills you require for pharmacy practice , as well as oral and written communication , problem solving , critical thinking , inquiry , numeracy , information literacy , and highly advanced leadership and research skills .
The intensive combination of learning and working will prepare you for registration as a pharmacist and open doors to you in a variety of pharmacy fields around the world .
Entry requirements
Qualification Monash University Foundation Year 1 75 % GCE A Level 12 ATAR 90 Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education 21 Indian School Certificate Examination 77 % All India Senior School Certificate Examination 83 % SMA3 , Indonesia International Baccalaureate Diploma ( IB Diploma ) 33 STPM , Malaysia 9.7 UEC , Malaysia 2.6
Program Matrikulasi ( Matriculation Program ), Malaysia 3.33
Ontario Secondary School Diploma 87.9 %
Sri Lankan General Certificate of Education ( Advanced Level ) 13
High School Diploma , Vietnam 8.56 UNSW Foundation Studies 8.5
Prerequisites
English : Monash ’ s minimum requirements apply .
Chemistry , Higher level Mathematics and Biology : Australian Year 12 equivalent .
Extra requirements
• Malaysian students must obtain at least a C grade in Bahasa Melayu ( Malay language ) and English in the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia ( SPM ), or equivalent .
• Meet minimum entry requirements set by the Pharmacy Board of Malaysia . Visit www . pharmacy . gov . my 2 for details .
General education pathway
Pre-university / Foundation ( 1 – 2 years )
Pharmacy degree ( 4 years )
Pharmacist training ( 1 year )
Compulsory service ( 1 year )
Your career begins
1 The undergraduate entry requirements published in this guide are for students commencing the MUFY program in 2021 . 2 Visit pharmacy . gov . my / v2 / ms / entri / syarat-syarat-kelayakan-masuk-antarabangsa-ke-program-ijazah-farmasi . html and pharmacy . gov . my / v2 / ms / entri / syarat-syarat-kelayakan-masuk-minimum-ke-program-farmasi . html ∆ Please refer to priorstudy . monash . edu / prior-study / for the entry score .
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