|Application deadline:||30 April|
|Tuition fee:|| |
|Start date:||September 2014|
|Credits:|| 120 ECTS |
2 years: 4 semesters ( max. 6semesters)
|Duration full-time:||20 months|
|Delivery mode:||On Campus|
|Educational variant:||Part-time, Full-time|
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First-year courses focus on drugs and consist of three teaching modules (drug discovery and design; drug development; drugs and illness). Students also complete an individual research project. The second year is devoted to community pharmacy and includes five teaching modules (knowledge of drugs; the health-care system; communication, law and economics; public health and pharmaceutical triage; pharmaceutical follow-up; pharmaceutical preparations) and a 30-week apprenticeship.
A Master in Pharmacy leads to a number of opportunities in areas such as:
* Community pharmacy (pharmacist)
* Hospital pharmacy
* Industry (especially research and regulations)
* Academia (research, teaching)
* Administration (e.g. public health, professional corporations)
* Clinical chemistry, medical analysis laboratories
* Humanitarian organisations.
Master in Pharmacy
* Required courses and electives, 30 credits
E.g. Drug discovery and design; drug development; drugs and illness
* Individual research project, 30 credits
* Apprenticeship year, 60 credits
12 weeks of required courses, 20 weeks of mandatory apprenticeship at a pharmacy and 10 weeks of voluntary apprenticeship (at a pharmacy or hospital pharmacy)
Level of French required
No French proficiency test required for non-Francophones
A Bachelor in Pharmaceutical Science from UNIGE or an equivalent degree.