This information is subject to change. It is the applicant's responsibility to check with the Office of Professional Education for the most current information. Call 319-335-8795 or email us at pharmacy-ope@uiowa.edu.


Fall Semester First Professional Year (P1)

PHAR:8130    Foundations of Pharmacy Practice I - 4 SH
PHAR:8131     Engagement: Professional Skills and Values - 2 SH
PHAR:8133    IPPE: Career Exploration (Fall or Spring)- 1 SH
PHAR:8134    Foundations of Health Services- 3 SH
PHAR:8135    Health Information Retrieval and Informatics - 3 SH
PHAR:8136    Foundations of Pharmaceutical Sciences I - 6 SH
PHAR:8152    Fundamentals of Compounding - 1 SH
Total semester hours: 18-19


Spring Semester First Professional Year (P1)

PHAR:8133    IPPE: Career Exploration (Fall or Spring) - 1 SH
PHAR:8140    Foundations of Pharmacy Practice II - 4 SH
PHAR:8148    Pharmacokinetics and Dose Optimization - 2 SH
PHAR:8149    Foundations of Pharmacology & Toxicology - 3 SH
PHAR:8150    Foundations of Health, Wellness and Disease - 2 SH
PHAR:8151     Discovery I: Introduction and Background - 3 SH
PHAR:8153    IP: Dermatology and Sensory - 2 SH
Professional Electives - 0-2 SH
Total semester hours: 17-19


Fall Semester Second Professional Year (P2)

PHAR:8207    IPPE Community (may be taken in a different session) - SH
PHAR:8209    IPPE Hospital (may be taken in a different session) - 3 SH
PHAR:8250    Applications Pharmacy Practice I - 1 SH
PHAR:8251     IP: Dermatology and Sensory - 3 SH
PHAR:8252    IP: Musculoskeletal - 4 SH
PHAR:8253    IP: Genitourinary & Reproductive - 3 SH
PHAR:8254    IP: Endocrine - 3 SH
PHAR:8255    Discovery II: Design and Methods - 1 SH
Professional Electives - 0-2 SH
Total Semester Hours: 15-22


Spring Semester Second Professional Year (P2)

PHAR:8207    IPPE Community (may be taken in a different session) - 3 SH
PHAR:8209    IPPE Hospital (may be taken in a different session) - 3 SH
PHAR:8260    IP: Cardiovascular - 4 SH
PHAR:8261     IP: Neurology & Psychiatry - 4 SH
PHAR:8263    IP: Infectious Diseases - 4 SH
PHAR:8264    Discovery III: Data Collection and Results - 1 SH
PHAR:8265    Applications of Pharmacy Practice II - 1 SH
PHAR:8502    Learning Portfolio - 1 SH
Professional Electives - 0-2 SH
Total Semester Hours: 15-22


Fall Semester Third Professional Year (P3)

PHAR:8301    IPPE Clinical - 1 SH
PHAR:8370    IP: Respiratory and Allergy - 3 SH
PHAR:8371     IP: Oncology and Hematology - 3 SH
PHAR:8372    IP: Gastroenterology and Nutrition - 3 SH
PHAR:8373    IP: Renal, Fluids & Electrolytes - 2 SH
PHAR:8374    Applications Pharmacy Practice III - 1 SH
PHAR:8375    Advanced Topics in Health Services - 2 SH
PHAR:8376    Discovery IV: Presentation of Results - 1 SH
Professional Electives - 0-2 SH
Total Semester Hours: 16-17


Spring Semester Third Professional Year (P3)

PHAR:8132    Continuing Professional Development - 1 SH
PHAR:8377    IP: Capstone - 4 SH
PHAR:8378    Pharmacy Law and Ethics - 2 SH
PHAR:8379    APPE Preparation - 1 SH
PHAR:94XX   Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences - 6-12 SH
Total Semester Hours: 14-20


Summer Fourth Professional Year (P4)

Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences - 12 SH
Total semester hours: 12


Fall Fourth Professional Year (P4)

Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences - 18 SH
Total semester hours: 18


Spring Fourth Professional Year (P4)

Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences - 18 SH
PHAR:8380    Learning Portfolio - 1 SH
Total semester hours: 19


Notes:

  • SH=Semester Hours, IPPE=Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiences, IP=Integrated Pharmacotherapy, APPE=Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences
  • Professional electives must be completed prior to APPEs. A minumum of 6 sh is required.
  • Students must complete one semester of PHAR:8133 IPPE Career Exploration during the P1 year and one semester of PHAR:8301 IPPE Clinical during summer after P2 year or fall of P3 year.
  • Students must complete PHAR:8207 IPPE Community and PHAR:8209 IPPE 2 Hospital during the summer before winter break of and/or the summer after the P2 year.
  • PHAR:8132 Continuing Professional Development requires students to complete 30 hours of supervised service-learning and leadership/professional learning activities during their P1-P3 years.