This degree will put you on the path to a career in the pharmacy, pharmaceutical, biotechnology or nutraceutical industries. You’ll learn through hands-on experience in state-of-the-art facilities, including our immersive virtual learning environment, formulation, pharmacology and analytical laboratories, and during professional practice placements at a diverse range of practice settings. Our course structure enables you to learn while integrating the science of pharmacy with clinical practice, and our focus on interprofessional learning means that you’ll be well equipped to be part of the healthcare team after you graduate. By studying this degree, you will gain a strong grounding in biomedical and pharmaceutical sciences, providing the foundation for systems-based integrated pharmacotherapeutics and pharmacy practice courses. You will take specialist courses in areas such as pharmacy management, complementary and alternative medicine, and pharmacology. Small group teaching is a feature of the program. For more course information, visit Bachelor of Pharmacy at GU.
Refer to entry under Griffith College for: D Health Sciences/B Pharmacy.
This an indicative only amount for first year fees. For further information refer to http://www.griffith.edu.au/students/enrolment-timetables-fees/paying-your-fees.
Students complete placements in community and hospital pharmacies, and within the pharmaceutical industry. For more information, visit the Griffith University website.
For minimum age requirements please visit Institution minimum age requirements
Applicants must meet the minimum age requirements for admission, see the QTAC website for details.
Griffith ATAR Guarantee and VET Guarantee apply to this program. For more information visit griffith.edu.au/guaranteed-admission.
Any General or Applied English subject (Units 3 and 4, C); Mathematical Methods or Specialist Mathematics (Units 3 and 4, C); one of Biology, Chemistry or Physics (Units 3 and 4, C).
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Highest Rank to receive an offer
Median Rank to receive an offer
Lowest Rank to receive an offer
ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors
ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors
Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.
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Higher education study
Vocational Education and Training (VET) study
Work and life experience
Recent secondary education
Recent secondary education admitted solely on the basis of ATAR/Rank
Admitted where both ATAR/Rank and additional criteria were considered
Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR/Rank was not a factor
Number of students
Percentage of all students
* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5
You will be prepared for a career in community and hospital pharmacy, and medication management. You may also have the opportunity for careers in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, nutraceutical and related industries in areas including management, sales, marketing, business development, and local and national government agencies related to medicine use and regulation.
11 Jan 2024
6 Jun 2024
4 years Full time or 8 years Part time