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General Pharmacy Practice - PCert, PDip, MSc

General Pharmacy Practice - PCert, PDip, MSc

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Study mode

Part time


1 year

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

Postgraduate Diploma

Subject areas


Course type


Course Summary


We work on a philosophy of student-centred workplace learning, supported by workbooks and learning sets facilitated by experienced pharmacy practitioners. You are expected to take responsibility for managing your learning and achieving the course objectives in support of your continuing professional development (CPD).

You will gain the understanding needed to conduct effective consultations with patients respecting their diverse needs and with regard to confidentiality and consent and to identify, prioritise and resolve complex pharmaceutical care issues.


This programme provides progression for pharmacists towards advanced practitioner status.

Completion of the practice elements of the course leads to the award of the Certificate of Completion of General Pharmacist Training from an accredited training centre.


Practitioner Development and Establishment of Professional and Clinical Practice (60 Credits)
Developing Self, Others and your Operational Management Skills (30 Credits)
Ensuring Patient Safety and a Quality Service (30 Credits)

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)


International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

The Home fee for 2022/23 entry is: students is: £3,000; It's a guide for International Studnets. There might be slight increase in fee for 2023/24.

Entry requirements

All applicants are considered on an individual basis and additional qualifications, professional qualifications and relevant experience may also be taken into account when considering applications.