This program prepares students for a career in pharmacology, toxicology or drug research, pharmaceutical, biotechnology and other health industries. Students learn about drugs, poisons and how to develop new medicines. They have the opportunity to specialize in distinct areas. Learning is enhanced with hands-on experiences in state-of-the-art facilities (immersive virtual learning environment, formulation, pharmacology and analytical laboratories). On successful completion of the higher education diploma, students progress into the Griffith University Bachelor of Pharmacology and Toxicology with credit. For more information, visit Diploma of Health Science at Griffith College and Bachelor of Pharmacology and Toxicology at Griffith University.
Fees for the Diploma programs are subject to change each year. Please refer to Griffith College tuition fees published for each program and can be found at https://www.griffithcollege.edu.au/study-options/. To calculate your degree fees use the Fee Calculator at http://www.griffith.edu.au/students/enrolment-timetables-fees/paying-your-fees
Applicant must have completed Year 12 or equivalent
English(Units 3 and 4, C)
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Upon completion of the bachelor: clinical trials monitor; environmental scientist; formulation chemist; laboratory support technician; medical science liaison; pharmaceutical sales representative; pharmacy technician; regulatory scientist; research assistant.
5 Oct 2023
11 Jan 2024
6 Jun 2024
31/2 years Full time or 7 years Part time