Professional Practice and Drug Programs

Course Code PHAR-130
Lecture hours per week 3
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open

This course introduces the student to professional pharmacy practice settings. The development of a professional portfolio will be integrated and emphasis will be placed on examination of jurisprudence and the ethical standards that govern community pharmacy practices. Students will examine professional competencies related to the role and scope of practice of the pharmacy technician. Provincial and private Ontario drug insurers and drug plan stakeholders will also be investigated. Collaborative group work, case study examinations and discussion based exercises will be emphasized.