JPT/BPP (R/727/6/0027) 08/18, MQA PA 0141
UniKL RCMP Faculty of Pharmacy and Health Sciences offers pharmaceutical education in Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) that is progressive, contemporary, and comparable to the pharmaceutical programmes offered in developed countries. The duration of the programme is four (4) years. Students are given ample opportunities to develop their potential and creativity. Graduates are expected to be able to communicate effectively and manage medical-related issues and contribute to the overall health of the community as qualified health care professionals.
This undergraduate programme has been formulated in accordance with the requirements and standards set by the Pharmacy Board of Malaysia, the Malaysian Qualification Agency (MQA), as well as guidelines from various international agencies including the International policy and guidelines (WHO Guidelines) for Good Pharmacy Education and Practice. Teaching and learning methods have been designed to support the acquisition of knowledge, professional development, as well as the necessary soft skills. In general, the teaching and learning methods include self-directed learning, practical sessions, clinical attachment, internship and also educational visits.
Programme Educational Objectives (PEO)
PEO1: To produce competent pharmacists capable of delivering quality pharmaceutical care that promotes positive health outcomes while functioning actively as healthcare team professional.
PEO2: To foster intellectual curiosity and commitment to lifelong learning and contribute to the advancement of the pharmaceutical sciences.
PEO3: To be the premier educational partner for collaborative healthcare opportunities and applied research ventures with communities, agencies, businesses and industries.
PEO4: To produce graduates who practice professionalism with ethics and social responsibility.
PEO5: To produce graduates who are equipped with technopreneurial skills and ability to recognize
Program Outcomes (PO)
Demonstrate professional competency in providing comprehensive pharmacy related services, supplying medicine with pharmaceutical knowledge as well as performing pharmaceutical calculation correctly and precisely.
PO2: Practical skills
Apply current skills and tools in delivering professionals pharmaceuticals care and appropriate approaches in the field of research and drug discovery.
PO3: Social skills and responsibilities
Demonstrate an awareness and understanding of social issues and formulate effective strategies towards resolving related problems.
PO4: Ethics, professionalism and humanities
Demonstrate an understanding of commitment to uphold the professional ethics in the delivery of pharmacy services to the community.
PO5: Communication, leadership and team skills
Demonstrate leadership skills, able to work in a team and communicate effectively with patients, communities and other healthcare personnel.
PO6: Scientific methods, critical thinking and problem-solving skills
Appreciate evidence-based practices and current approaches towards enhancing pharmacy services, research and development and technopreneurial ventures.
PO7: Lifelong learning and information management skills
Display deep motivation and ability to engage in independent and lifelong learning.
PO8: Entrepreneurship and managerial skills
Demonstrate awareness and understanding of management, business practices and technopreneurial competencies.