University of Hawaii at Hilo Catalog 2013–2014

B.A. in Pharmacy Studies Requirements

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Group 1. General Education Basic, Core, and Integrative Requirements

All students should consult with College of Pharmacy’s academic advisors to ensure that they complete all requirements for graduation in a timely fashion.

Students entering UH Hilo or the PharmD program prior to Fall 2011 and wishing to earn the Bachelor of Arts in Pharmacy Studies must meet UH Hilo’s requirements in effect prior to Fall 2011 for the Basic and Area categories of General Education as well as requirements in Writing Intensive and Hawaiʻi-Asia-Pacific categories, and all other graduation requirements. A list of these requirements is found on pages 33-37 of the 2010-2011 university catalog: hilo.hawaii.edu/catalog/documents/UHH_Catalog_10-11.pdf.

Students entering UH Hilo or the PharmD program in Fall 2011 and thereafter and wishing to earn the Bachelor of Arts in Pharmacy Studies must meet UH Hilo’s requirements that go into effect in Fall 2011 for the Basic and Area categories of General Education as well as the Integrative requirements in Writing Intensive, Hawaiʻi-Pan Pacific, and Global and Community Citizenship, and all other graduation requirements. A list of these requirements is posted at hilo.hawaii.edu/academics/gened.

Effective Fall 2011 the new policy for which requirements the student will follow for GE and graduation requirements are: 1) By default, all students will be admitted under the catalog in force at time entering UH Hilo. 2) Students transferring in to UH Hilo from another UH System Campus are eligible to continue their educational career under the requirements in force in the catalog year in which they entered the UH System, provided there has not been a break in enrollment of more than one semester.

Group 2. Major Requirements

  1. First Professional Year: Fall
    • PHPS 501 Biochemistry–Biomolecules (3)
    • PHPS 505 Pharmaceutics I (3)
    • PHPP 511 Culture & Inter-professional Health Care (2)
    • PHPS 503 Pharmaceutical Calculations (2)
    • PHPS 504 Pharmaceutical Immunology (3)
    • PHPP 501 Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiential I (1)
    • PHPS 512 Introduction to the Pharmaceutical Sciences (3)
  2. First Professional Year: Spring
    • PHPS 502 Biochemistry - Metabolism (3)
    • PHPP 508 Introduction to Biostatistics (3)
    • PHPS 506 Pharmaceutics II (3)
    • PHPS 509 Pathophysiology (4)
    • PHPP 502 Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiential II (1)
    • PHPH 507 Foundation of Integrated Therapeutics and OTC drugs (3)
  3. Second Professional Year: Fall
    • PHPP 503 Introduction Pharmacy Practice Experiential (IPPE) III (1)
    • PHPP 514 Evidence Based Medicine (3)
    • PHPP 515 Integrated Therapeutics I (7)
    • PHPS 511 Pharmacokinetics (3)
    • Electives (2) (A current list of electives can be found in the UH Hilo CoP handbook)
  4. Second Professional Year: Spring
    • PHPP 504 Introduction Pharmacy Practice Experiential (IPPE) IV (1)
    • PHPP 520 Pharmacy Law and Ethics (3)
    • PHPP 523 Wellness and Disease Prevention (2)
    • PHPP 516 Integrated therapeutics II (7)
    • PHPS 591 Basic and Applied toxicology (3)
    • Electives (2)

120 minimum total semester hours required