Professional Level 3 Diploma in Pharmaceutical Science in UK

This course provides the opportunity to learn about the various aspects of pharmacy including pharmaceutical science, pharmacy practice, pharmaceutics, laws and ethics, action and uses of drugs and disease management.

Course structure

This course is awarded by City & Guilds. It carries 120 credits. You complete 19 core units at from a range that includes:

  • microbiology for pharmacy
  • human physiology for pharmacy
  • pharmacy law, ethics and practice
  • infections, immunological products and vaccines

Learning and assessment

This part of the course will be completed by attending scheduled lectures at the college which will cover all the required knowledge. The course is assessed by the completion of one or more assignment at the end of each module; assignments include multiple choice questions and short answer question. Students will be registered with City & Guilds and sit for each a test for each unit

Entry Requirements

Four GCSEs at Grades A-C, or the equivalent, including English, Science and Math, computer literate.