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Best 13 Courses in Pharmaceutical Medicine 2019

Courses are programs of instruction intended to broaden one’s knowledge of a given topic or industry. Courses vary in terms of content, length and enrollment requirements, among other areas, but they are generally taken to maximize one’s job prospects and salary potential.

Just what is a course in pharmacy? Some degree of variation should be anticipated from one pharmacy course to next and one country to another, but generally, these programs are designed to teach participants about pharmaceuticals and how they affect the human body and help treat various injuries, ailments and disorders. Subjects commonly covered in these courses include general health care, pharmacist ethics, pharmacy laws and issues related to pharmaceutical dependence. Additional emphasis is generally given to chemistry, biology and the life sciences. 

Pharmacy courses broaden one’s knowledge in the subject matter, and in some cases, are required as part of one’s degree program or continuing education training. Generally, one’s earning potential rises alongside their level of education.

Pharmacy course costs fluctuate considerably based on factors like the country where the school offering the course is located and how long the course takes to complete. Contact each school of instruction for timely and accurate enrollment information.

Most who enroll in pharmacy courses do so with the ultimate goal of becoming a pharmacist. Other participants go on to work as pharmacist assistants, research scientists, science writers or toxicologists. Others go on to become medical sales representatives, pharmaceutical sales representatives, pharmacologists or regulatory affairs professionals. Some pharmacy-related careers require additional schooling, and those looking to teach pharmacy or a similar topic at the collegiate level typically need a master’s degree, at minimum.

Our database is a strong resource for reviewing the many online pharmacy courses offered by schools around the world. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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13 Results in Pharmaceutical Medicine

CESIF

Aimed at graduates or graduates in pharmacy, chemical, biological, veterinary and other university diploma related to the pharmaceutical sector. It is aimed at recent gr ... [+]

A WHO SHOULD

Aimed at graduates or graduates in pharmacy, chemical, biological, veterinary and other university diploma related to the pharmaceutical sector.

It is aimed at recent graduates or practicing professionals in the sector that require a degree of specialization as a professional development tool.

OBJECTIVES

The primary objective of CESIF is the training of professionals with a high level of expertise in various technical and managerial positions offered by companies, complementing the teaching areas with a comprehensive and personalized preparation for the search.

DURATION

750 hours. 45 virtual classrooms, virtual tutorials 5 hours, 450 hours of personal work and 250 hours for the manufacture of the final project. ... [-]

Spain Spain Online
April 2020
Part-time
6 months
Online
CESIF

Course Expert Professional Records and Regulatory Affairs is aimed at graduates and university graduates in the area of ​​Health Sciences and Allied Workers (Pharmacy, Ch ... [+]

A WHO SHOULD

The Professional Expert Course Records and Regulatory Affairs is aimed at graduates and university graduates in the area of ​​Health Sciences and Allied Workers (Pharmacy, Chemistry, Biology, etc.) or students coming to their qualifications, as well as professionals recently joined the pharmaceutical industry interested in acquiring a specialization that allows them to implement their professional activity in that sector.

OBJECTIVES

The objective of Professional Expert Course Records and Regulatory Affairs It is to provide students with a comprehensive, deep and practical insight into all aspects of the rules governing the registration of medicines, both nationally and internationally as well as all the necessary technical requirements for the marketing authorization of the products with all health and in the shortest time possible.... [-]

Spain Spain Online
April 2020
Part-time
6 months
Online
Campus Universitario Europeo

Thanks to expert Pharmacy and Pharmacy, receive a solid education that will allow you to acquire theoretical and practical knowledge essential to practice Technician ... [+]

Expert - Expert in Pharmacy and Pharmacy Thanks to expert Pharmacy and Pharmacy, receive a solid education that will let acquire theoretical and practical knowledge essential to practice Technician Pharmacy, and thus improve your daily work or promote yourself occupationally: Will master the general principles of pharmacology, including drug concepts, active ingredient, indication, dosage, side effects, etc.. You will acquire sufficient knowledge of anatomy and physiology to understand the origin of the disease and drugs indicated for different pathologies. You will learn the secrets of client communication pharmacy technician with knowledge needed to provide psychological support to the patient. Meet and hang of the pharmacy and the various disciplines that comprise: homeopathy, dermofarmacia cosmetic, orthopedic, herbal medicine, optics, etc.. Learn the different management tasks pharmacies and pharmacy and hospital pharmacy. ... [-]

Spain Marbella A Coruña Madrid
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
6 months
Online
Keyin College

Keyin College, Grand Falls-Windsor campus, is pleased to announce our Pharmacy Technician Program has been awarded FULL ACCREDITATION for a three-year term (July 1, 2015 ... [+]

Keyin College, Grand Falls-Windsor campus, is pleased to announce our Pharmacy Technician Program has been awarded FULL ACCREDITATION for a three-year term (July 1, 2015 – June 30, 2018) from The Canadian Council for Accreditation of Pharmacy Programs (CCAPP). Please visit CCAPP for more information on the Stages of Accreditation of Pharmacy Programs. CCAPP accreditation means that graduates of this program are eligible for direct admission into the Pharmacy Technician Qualifying Examination which is a requirement to becoming a Registered Pharmacy Technician through the Newfoundland and Labrador Pharmacy Board (NLPB). For more information on the Technician Regulation Process, please visit NLPB. Over the past five years, there has been substantial focus placed on the regulated status of pharmacy technicians. In 2007, The National Association of Pharmacy Regulatory Authorities (NAPRA) prepared the Professional Competencies for Canadian Pharmacy Technicians at Entry to Practice.... [-]

Canada Grand Falls-Windsor St. John's Stephenville Carbonear Burin Marystown Gander  + 4 More
September 2019
Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
Fleming College

As a Pharmacy Technician, you will be a valued and essential member of Ontario’s healthcare team, working under the direction and supervision of pharmacists. ... [+]

As a Pharmacy Technician, you will be a valued and essential member of Ontario’s healthcare team, working under the direction and supervision of pharmacists.

Program Highlights

Pharmacy technicians work very closely with pharmacists to achieve optimal drug therapy outcomes for patients. The pharmacy technician's role requires them to focus on the technical aspect of the prescription, perform med reconciliation by collecting the best possible medication history from patients, perform product preparation and distribution functions as well as inventory control. As a registered pharmacy technician, graduates will participate in health promotion activities and provide education such as medical device training or coordination of health clinic days. Pharmacy technicians work in collaboration with the pharmacy team and other health professionals to ensure continuity of care. Join this growing field of regulated healthcare professionals in the pharmaceutical industry. As of December 2010, pharmacy technicians are able to register with the Ontario College of Pharmacists and eligible to use the RPhT (Registered Pharmacy Technician) designation. Fleming College’s Pharmacy Technician program has been awarded the status of Full Accreditation by the Canadian Council for Accreditation of Pharmacy Programs for a five-year term, January 1st, 2015 to December 31st, 2019. Graduates of programs accredited by CCAP are well-prepared and eligible to write the national pharmacy technician qualifying examination.... [-]

Canada Peterborough Lindsay Minden Cobourg  + 1 More
September 2019
Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
International Career Institute

If you are a motivated individual who believe in hard work, have excellent organizational skills, and genuinely care for customers, then a career as a pharmacy assistant ... [+]

If you are a motivated individual who believes in hard work, have excellent organizational skills, and genuinely care for customers, then a career as a pharmacy assistant may be right for you! Pharmacy assistants enjoy stable and rewarding careers that are indispensable in the healthcare industry. If this career option sparks your interest, start by enrolling in ICI’s pharmacy assistant course.

Course Outline The Pharmacy Team The Role and Responsibilities of the Pharmacy Assistant Pharmacology Prescriptions Inventory Control in the Pharmacy Pharmacy Terminology Retail Pharmacy Practices Career Prospects

The Bureau of Statistics projected the fast growth of employment opportunities for pharmacy assistants. Since more and more people today are realizing the importance of physical well-being and are relying on prescription medicines, the need for pharmacy staff also increases. ICI’s pharmacy assistant course arms you with skills needed to perform various tasks assigned to pharmacy assistants. It also teaches you how to build your career in this industry. If you wish to be part of a fast-growing industry, then inquire about ICI’s pharmacy assistant course today! ... [-]

United Kingdom London
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
Online
IEEF Instituto Español para la Educación y la Formación

The Technician course in Pharmacy and Parapharmacy gives you access to one of the most demanded professions in the labor market and with a great growth due to the prolife ... [+]

One of the most demanded professions in the labor market due to the great growth of pharmacies and parapharmacies.

The Technician course in Pharmacy and Parapharmacy gives you access to one of the most demanded professions in the labor market and with a great cresting due to the proliferation of pharmacies and parapharmacies throughout the State territory.

In addition, our course prepares you so that you can present yourself with full guarantee to the free tests of obtaining the Official Degree of FP and become a Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Technician, with which you will be able to compete for access to Public Health.

If you prefer, this course is also taught online.

You'll learnThe bases of pharmacology and you will become familiar with the terminology related to medicines and their preparation.You can assist in the dispensing and elaboration of pharmaceutical and related products.Participate in the sale of pharmaceutical and parapharmaceutical products, promoting the promotion of health.Execute administrative tasks and warehouse control, complying with the specifications of quality, safety and environmental protection.You can workPharmaceutical establishments.ParapharmacyCosmetics storesDrug stores.Hospital pharmacies.Clinical analysis laboratories.QUALIFICATION:... [-]
Spain Madrid
September 2019
Campus
Online
IEEF Instituto Español para la Educación y la Formación

Become a certified specialist, practice in the best companies, and work on what you like ... [+]

Course description of Pharmacy Assistant in Madrid

The pharmacy assistant is the person in charge of helping the pharmacist in tasks such as reception, customer service, preparation of master formulas, order to laboratories, etc. That is, help the pharmacist in all areas of work.

This course of Face-to-face Pharmacy Assistant in Madrid follows the guidelines of the BOE for this type of training. With this course you can work as an assistant in pharmacies and parapharmacies.

Upon completion of the theoretical part, you will be entitled to 160 hours of internships in companies in Madrid, with real chances of getting a job.

If you prefer, this course is also taught online.

Who is it for?... [-]
Spain Madrid
September 2019
Campus
Online
University of California, Irvine - Summer Session

Study abroad in the heart of Southern California this summer, just minutes away from the beaches in beautiful Orange County! ... [+]

Summer Pharmaceutical Sciences Engineering Course in California S1 PHRMSCI 90 Speaking About Science 4 S1 PHRMSCI 120 Human Physiology 4 S1 PHRMSCI 170A Molecular Pharmacology I 4 S10 PHRMSCI 174L Biopharmaceutics & Nanomedicine Lab 3 S10 PHRMSCI 177L Medicinal Chemistry Laboratory 3 S2 PHRMSCI 90 Speaking About Science 4 S2 PHRMSCI 120L Human Physiology Lab 3 S2 PHRMSCI 170B Molecular Pharmacology II 4 S2 PHRMSCI 171 Physical Biochemistry 4 S2 PHRMSCI 173 Pharmacotherapy Why Study at UCI?

UC Irvine combines the strengths of a large, dynamic research university with the friendly feel of a small college, and incredible bounty of an incomparable Southern California location.

Summer Session offers over 800 courses in 70 academic disciplines. Students will take courses led by world-renowned faculty and live and study with American students.... [-]

USA Irvine
June 2019
Full-time
6 - 12 weeks
Campus
Elevate Health

During this Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety course, you will learn about typical problems, (such as confounding by indication, or rare side effects) and various phar ... [+]

Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety

Pharmacoepidemiology and drug safety: a current issue

With the prospect that even more innovative drug therapies will be introduced in the coming years, society is demanding new approaches to comparative risk/benefit evaluation, as well as new concepts. Such evaluations are usually carried out only once the relevant therapies have been used widely in daily practice. The safety and risk management assessment of different drug therapies is then performed within the framework of observational epidemiological studies (e.g. to establish proof of 'safety' and proof of 'effectiveness'). This is the logical next step after randomized clinical trials, which are designed to provide evidence of a drug's 'efficacy'.... [-]

Netherlands Netherlands Online
September 2019
Part-time
3 weeks
Online
Universidad San Jorge

The aim of the Expert Title in the Formulation of Individualized Drugs is to specialize the pharmacist and turn him into a high-level health professional, with the capaci ... [+]

Own Title Expert in Formulation of Individualized Drugs

The aim of the Expert Title in the Formulation of Individualized Drugs is to specialize the pharmacist and turn him into a high-level health professional, with the capacity to respond to real clinical situations that are increasingly frequent in the field of pharmacotherapy.

Currently, one of the main limitations of industrial provision is the existence of a single drug presentation, while the individualized medication allows at any time to adapt to the specific needs of the patient.

In addition to individualizing the treatments, through this title of Expert in Formulation of Individualized Drugs, students will be able to propose solutions to therapeutic gaps, shortages or withdrawal of industrially manufactured medicines; design treatments more quickly and at a lower cost than other options such as imports of foreign medicines; know the techniques of association of different active ingredients in a single pharmaceutical form, as well as being aware of the different devices for packaging and dispensing medicines.... [-]

Spain Zaragoza
November 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 semester
Online
University of East Anglia

The International Foundation in Pharmacy, Health and Life Sciences programme combines academic study, intensive English language teaching and study skills to prepare you ... [+]

Conduct experiments and practical sessions in our very own, fully equipped laboratories, providing the perfect preparation for a science or health sciences university degree.

Why apply for the International Foundation programme? A guaranteed route to Year 1 of an undergraduate degree at UEA (subject to meeting the specified entry requirements). You are a student of the University from day one, on a quality-assured, UEA-validated programme.

Course options available

International Foundation (3 terms) - this is the standard option, suitable for most students. Extended International Foundation (4 terms) - this option incorporates an additional term of intensive English language tuition at the beginning of the course, and English language entry requirements are lower. Where will this programme take me? ... [-]
United Kingdom Norwich
October 2019
Full-time
9 - 12 months
Campus
INTO Manchester in partnership with The University of Manchester

Prepare for your pharmacy degree at The University of Manchester with the International Foundation course at INTO Manchester in partnership with The University of Manches ... [+]

The University of Manchester was the first UK university to offer a pharmacy degree and is now ranked 6th in the UK for Pharmacy and Pharmacology (The Times and the Sunday Times Good University Guide).

Why apply for the International Foundation programme? A guaranteed conditional route to Year 1 of an undergraduate degree at The University of Manchester (subject to passing an interview and online test and meeting the conditions of the offer set). A quality-assured, NCUK accredited programme recognized by The University of Manchester. Access to a range of university facilities, including a world-class library, sport and social facilities.

Course options available

There are two options available for this course:... [-]

United Kingdom Manchester
August 2019
Full-time
9 months
Campus