This flexible, part-time Masters level programme for practicing hospital pharmacists is evidence based with a problem-solving, practice-orientated approach. A full blend of flexible work-based learning supported through web-based learning resources, online discussion and face-to-face learning events creates a rich learning environment. Choosing a Postgraduate Certificate, Diploma, MSc or CPD option will help improve your professional status, developing your career prospects.
Designed with extensive input of a multi-professional team, Bath’s programme reflects the latest developments and challenges. It offers flexibility allowing you to tailor study to suit your situation, with a choice of specialised qualifications in Clinical Pharmacy Practice or Prescribing and Therapeutics enabling you to practise as an Independent Prescriber.
Choose from nearly 20 units
(can be studied separately for CPD)
● Professional skills development (Core Unit) ● Using Evidence in Practice (Core Unit) ● Palliative Care ● Cardiovascular Therapeutics ● Infections ● Mental Health ● Respiratory Therapeutics ● Gastro-Intestinal Therapeutics ● Prescribing for Special Groups ● Prescribing in Context ● Consultation Skills for Prescribing ● Prescribing Effectively ● Neurology ● Oncology ● Endocrinology ● Public Health Pharmacy ● Management of Minor Ailments ● Practice-based research ● Masters dissertation
- Choice of awards reflecting your area of professional interest - Study at your own pace with minimal time away from work - Excellent support and learner networks with a user-friendly virtual learning environment - Increased professional expertise and status with enhanced career prospects - Support in meeting CPD requirements of the GPhC and professional development in line with the RPS Faculty frameworks
Available Qualifications & Duration
CPD course (three months) PG Certificate (one year part-time) PG Diploma (two years part-time) MSc (three years part-time)
Please note all PG Certificate, PG Diploma and MSc students are registered for the maximum study duration of eight years, to allow flexible study options where appropriate.
Our research staff and students are also involved in a number of formal Research Centres and networks:
Bath Inflammation/Rheumatology Research Network (BIRD) Cancer Research at Bath (CR@B) Centre for Extremophile Research Centre for Mathematical Biology Centre for Regenerative Medicine (CRM) Inter-Departmental Infection and Immunity Network Neuroscience Network at University of Bath (NNUB) ReMedDes