In addition to the attachments required in the application form applicants who are not graduates of this University must submit an original transcript or certified copy of their academic record for all tertiary qualifications to date.
Sem 1: December
Sem 2: June
Sem 1: February
Sem 2: July
For those with a passion for helping others and an interest in the medical field, a career in pharmacy is both exciting and rewarding.
The Graduate Diploma in Pharmaceutical Science articulates with the Master of Pharmacy, providing a direct pathway to a professional postgraduate qualification in pharmacy, leading to registration as a pharmacist in Australia. Master of Pharmacy graduates are eligible for registration as pharmacists in Australia following successful completion of a compulsory pre-registration traineeship.
The Graduate Diploma in Pharmaceutical Science comprises 72 points of the 144-point Master of Pharmacy course. It includes comprehensive instruction in pharmaceutics, pharmaceutical technology, medicinal chemistry and basic pharmacology, in addition to providing foundation knowledge for understanding the nature of disease processes, pharmaceutical healthcare and public health.
The Graduate Diploma comprises coursework over three trimesters (24 points per trimester) beginning every July.
A bachelor's degree from this University in a subject area other than psychology, or equivalent as recognised by the Faculty.
All applicants for UWA coursework programs must demonstrate a minimum level of English Language Competence.
Professor Alan Everett
Director, Pharmacy Programs
Telephone: (+61 8) 6488 3317