This course is assessed using a mixture of continuous assessment (assignments, exercises, multiple choice question exams and clinical case presentations) and written exams.
Continuous assessment work is submitted regularly and discussed at compulsory teleconferences.
Written examinations take place in UCC at the end of both years. For some modules, there is a clinical case presentation along with the exam at the end of the academic year.
Students in year 2 of the course will complete their research project
Our academic staff include pharmacists, medical doctors, health economists, pharmacologists and biostatisticians. MSc in Clinical Pharmacy contributing practitioners. Contributors are identified in each module and contact can be made directly or through the course co-ordinator.
Originally founded in 1845 as "Queen's College Cork", UCC is one of Ireland's oldest institutions of higher education. Over 150 years later, our University is internationally acclaimed as one of the top 2% of research institutions in the world.
Our mission - to advance excellence in teaching, research and the quality of the student experience - makes UCC a contemporary University with a global outlook. This website contains information on all aspects of the University - I hope you find it useful and informative.
Programme Requirements (Pathway I)
Upon completion students may opt to be conferred with a Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Pharmacy, or may complete a research project/thesis to be conferred with the MSc in Clinical Pharmacy.
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Entry Requirements (Pathway I)
Entry Requirements (Pathway II)
In addition to the above:
Please note that non-EU applicants are not eligible to study part-time programmes
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