Discipline of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Postgraduate Programmes

Master of Pharmacy

CHS – PHRMM 1 Eligibility: Master of Pharmacy (Pharmacy Practice/Pharmaco-economics)

Candidates are eligible to apply for selection to register for the qualification Master of Pharmacy (Pharmacy Practice / Pharmacoeconomics) provided they have:

  1. a) i) Bachelor of Pharmacy qualification, or
  2. ii) MBChB qualification, and
  3. b) at least two (2) years of experience in the pharmaceutical services (industry, community or hospital) for the Pharmacy Practice stream, or
  4. c) at least two (2) years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry, managed health care or health facility management for the Pharmacoeconomics stream

CHS – PHRMM 2 Curriculum for the Master of Pharmacy (Pharmacy Practice/Pharmaco-economics) by course-work

The curriculum for the qualification Master of Pharmacy (Pharmacy Practice/Pharmaco-economics), comprising modules with a total credit value of 192 credits as approved by the Senate shall extend over four semesters of full-time study and research, or eight semesters part-time.

  1. a) All modules in the curriculum shall be compulsory.
  2. b) All coursework modules need to be completed before registration for the Research Project.
Curriculum for Masters in Pharmacy – On-line (MMSHSC)
CodeName of ModuleCreditsSem
 
 Core Module for Both Streams  
HLSC8H1Basic Epidemiology161
HLSC8H2Introduction to Biostatistical Concepts161
HLSC8H3Research Methods and Design16 2
HLSC8H4Evidence Based Practice162
PHRM811Research Project961 & 2
PHRM812Research Project – subsequent year961 & 2
 OR Pharmacoeconomic Stream  
PHRM8PPIntroduction to Pharmacoeconomic Principles161
PHRM8PCApplication of Pharmacoeconomic Concepts161
 OR Pharmacy Practice Stream  
PHRM8PRClinical Service Development and Evaluation161
PHRM8PTRational Drug Use161
 Total credits for the degree192 

 

CHS – PHRM 3 Eligibility: Master of Pharmacy

 

Candidates are eligible to apply for selection to register for the qualification Master of Pharmacy provided they have a Bachelor of Pharmacy.

CHS – PHRM 4 Specialization within Master of Pharmacy

Students may register for a Research Masters in Pharmaceutics, Pharmacy Practice, Pharmaceutical Chemistry or Pharmacology

CHS – PHRM 5 Eligibility: Master of Medical Science (Pharmacology)

Candidates are eligible to apply for selection to register for the qualification of Master of Medical Science (Pharmacology) provided they have a :

  1. a) Bachelor of Pharmacy qualification, or
  2. b) MBChB qualification, or
  3. c) Bachelor of Medical Science in Human Physiology qualification.
Curriculum for Master of Pharmacy – Research (M-PHAR) (M-MDSC)
Module CodeName of Module
PHRM8AYResearch Masters in Pharmaceutics
PHRM8C2Masters Research in Pharmaceutics Continuing
PHRM8BYResearch Masters in Pharmaceutics subsequent year
PHRM8CYResearch Masters in Pharmacy
PHRM8C3Masters Research in Pharmacy Continuing
PHRM8DYResearch Masters in Pharmacy subsequent year
PHRM8EYResearch Masters in Pharmacology
PHRM8C1Research Masters in Pharmacology Continuing
PHRM8FYResearch Masters in Pharmacology subsequent year
PHRM8GYResearch Masters in Pharmaceutical Chemistry
PHRM8C4Masters Research in Pharmaceutical Chemistry Continuing
PHRM8HYResearch Masters in Pharmaceutical Chemistry subsequent year
PHRM8JYResearch Masters in Pharmacy Practice
PHRM8C5Research Masters in Pharmacy Practice continuing
PHRM8IYResearch Masters in Pharmacy Practice subsequent year

Master of Medical Science (Pharmacology)

CHS – PHMC 1 Eligibility: Master of Medical Science (Pharmacology)

Candidates are eligible to apply for selection to register for the qualification of Master of Medical Science (Pharmacology) provided they have a;

  1. a) Bachelor of Pharmacy qualification, or
  2. b) MBChB qualification, or
  3. c) Bachelor of Medical Science in Human Physiology qualification.
Curriculum for the Master of Medical Science in Pharmacology (M-MDSC)
CodeModule name
PHRM8EYMasters research in Pharmacology
PHRM8C1Masters research in Pharmacology continuing
PHRM8FYMasters research in Pharmacology subsequent year

Pharmaceutical Sciences

CHS – PHRMD 1 Eligibility: Doctor of Philosophy

Candidates are eligible to apply for selection to register for the qualification of Doctor of Philosophy provided they have a Master of Pharmacy.

Curriculum for Doctor of Philosophy – Health Sciences (PHD-HS)
CodeName of Module
PHRM9MYPhD Research in Pharmaceutics
PHRM9NYPhD Research in Pharmaceutics subsequent year
PHRM91YPhD Research in Pharmaceutics continuing
PHRM9OYPhD Research in Pharmacy
PHRM9PYPhD Research in Pharmacy subsequent year
PHRM92YPhD Research in Pharmacy continuing
PHRM9QYPhD Research in Pharmacology
PHRM9RYPhD Research in Pharmacology subsequent year
PHRM93YPhD Research in Pharmacology continuing
PHRM9TYPhD Research in Pharmaceutical Chemistry
PHRM9UYPhD Research in Pharmaceutical Chemistry subsequent year
PHRM94YPhD Research in Pharmaceutical Chemistry continuing
PHRM9P1PhD Research in Pharmacy Practice
PHRM9P2PhD Research in Pharmacy Practice subsequent year
PHRM9PCPhD Research in Pharmacy Practice continuing