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Undergraduate course

Clinical Pharmacy

  • ECTS credits8
  • Teaching semesterAutumn
  • Course codeFARM321
  • Number of semesters1
  • LanguageNorwegian and English
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Level of Study


Teaching semester


Place of Instruction

Department of Clinical Sciences

Objectives and Content

The course will give students an introduction to clinical pharmacy. Students will develop basic clinical skills during the course. The course also provides a basic introduction to communication in pharmaceutical counseling in general health problems.

Learning Outcomes

To be updated in English

Required Previous Knowledge

FARM290, FARM293

Access to the Course

Master`s Programme in Pharmacy

Teaching and learning methods

This unit will include:

Seminars, lectures and placements in Hospital and Primary Health Care, corresponding to 8 ECTS

Compulsory Assignments and Attendance

  • Mandatory attendance at all workshops and placements, including TVEPS.
  • Mandatory attendance for all lectures (maximum 20% absence from lectures allowed).
  • Digital test, multiple choice (80% pass)
  • Reflective essay

All mandatory activities must be passed to be able to participate in the OSCE-exam.
Students have three attempts to pass the digital test.

Forms of Assessment

OSCE-exam, consists of three individual parts:

1. Medicine information, 2. Responding to symptoms, 3. Medical information

10 minutes for each part, total 30 minutes.

No support materials allowed.

All parts must be passed in order to pass the course. If you fail one or more parts, you must repeat the part/parts you have failed.

Grading Scale


Assessment Semester


Course Evaluation

The students evaluate the teaching according to the Quality Assurance System at the University of Bergen


Administrative questions: studie@kliniskmedisin.uib.no

Exam information