Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy (4 years)

Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy (4 years)

Description

Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy is a multi-faceted four-year program, as mandated by the Pharmacy Law, as amended, and is composed of general education courses, core courses, and professional pharmacy courses. This program enables students to acquire technical and practical experience in the areas of Community, Hospital, Public Health and Regulatory Pharmacy, Manufacturing Pharmacy, and Research.

The program aims to provide the country with pharmacists who are scientifically and morally competent to deliver the full spectrum of pharmaceutical service consistent with international standards, in the community, pharmaceutical industry, health centers, drug information centers, and laboratories.

Identity​

Becoming Part of the Program

Identity​

The University of Santo Tomas, in pursuit of truth, guided by reason and illumined by faith, dedicates herself to the generation, advancement, and transmission of knowledge to form competent and compassionate professionals committed to the service of the Church, the nation, and the global community.

I am a Thomasian. I carry the SEAL of Thomasian education. I am a Servant leader, an Effective communicator and collaborator, an Analytical and creative thinker, and a Lifelong learner. With Christ at the center of my formation as a Thomasian, I am expected to demonstrate the following Thomasian Graduate Attributes (ThoGAs): 

SERVANT LEADER 

  • Show leadership abilities to promote advocacies for life, freedom, justice, and solidarity in the service of the family, the local and global communities, the Church, and the environment. 
  • Implement relevant projects and activities that speak of Christian compassion to the poor and the marginalized in order to raise their quality of life. 
  • Show respect for the human person, regardless of race, religion, age, and gender. 

EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATOR AND COLLABORATOR 

  • Express myself clearly, correctly, and confidently in various environments, contexts, and technologies of human interaction.
  • Work productively with individuals or groups from diverse cultures and demographics. 
  • Show profound respect for individual differences and/or uniqueness as members of God’s creation. 

ANALYTICAL AND CREATIVE THINKER 

  • Show judiciousness and resourcefulness in making personal and professional decisions. 
  • Engage in research undertakings that respond to societal issues. 
  • Express personal and professional insights through an ethical and evidence-based approach. 

LIFELONG LEARNER 

  • Engage in reflective practice to ensure disciplinal relevance and professional development. 
  • Exhibit preparedness and interest for continuous upgrading of competencies required by the profession or area of specialization. 
  • Manifest fidelity to the teachings of Christ, mediated by the Catholic Church, in the continuous deepening of faith and spirituality in dealing with new life situations and challenges. 

Competence

Commitment

Compassion

  • Exhibit Catholic values and moral principles reflective of the Thomasian identity as healthcare professionals in the formation of a humanely progressive and healthy society. 
  • Apply effective communication competencies through interpersonal skills and utilize information technology responsibly as effective tools in exploring and expressing ideas. 
  • Demonstrate critical application of principles, theories, and processes in pharmacy using logical and systematic methods to provide practical solutions to real-life professional situations. 
  • Generate insights and knowledge in pharmacy that will contribute to nation-building and sustainable development through drug designs and development for the prevention, diagnosis, mitigation, and treatment of diseases of man and animals. 

Becoming Part of the Program

Application Period: July to December of each year

Application Website

Release of Results: January 28 of the following year

Go to THIS PAGE and look for the “Faculty of Pharmacy” tab for the tuition fees.

Career Opportunities

This program aims to produce graduates who may pursue a career in any of the following areas of pharmacy practice:

Pharmaceutical Manufacturing / Production

Production Planning and Inventory Control

Quality Assurance

Research and Development

Regulatory Affairs

Academe

Hospital Pharmacy

Clinical Pharmacy

Community Pharmacy

Cosmetics Industry

Veterinary Industry

Clinical Research

Government Service

Health Publications

Institutional Pharmacy

Student Experience and Support

The Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy program provides not just theoretical input, but also practical applications of learned concepts and skills to best prepare students for the world of work. To do so, the program uses facilities such as laboratories for their learning experiences.

The University of Santo Tomas provides student services that cater to academic, spiritual, and wellness concerns of students. These support units are found in the different parts of the campus and can be accessed by Thomasians. When the University shifted to distance learning, the services also transitioned to online services to continue addressing the needs of Thomasians.

Program Curriculum

Effectivity: A.Y. 2021-2022

This curriculum may have some changes upon the availability of new guidelines.

Year
First Term 
(August – December)
Second Term
(January – May)
Special Term
(June – July)
1
/
/
none
2
/
/
none
3
/
/
none
4
/
/
none

First Term
Abbreviation
Description
Lec. Hrs.
Lab. Hrs.
Units
Pre-Requisites
FIL 
Panimulang Pagsasalin
3
0
3
 
MATH_MW
Mathematics in the Modern World
3
0
3
 
NSTP 1
National Service Training Program 1
0
3
3
 
PATH-FIT
Physical Activities Towards Health and Fitness in Dance
2
0
2
 
PHA 611
Pharmaceutical Botany with Taxonomy
2
3
3
 
PHA 612
Pharmaceutical Inorganic Chemistry (with Qualitative Analysis)
3
6
5
 
PHA 613
Perspectives in Pharmacy
2
0
2
 
PHA 614
Pharmaceutical Calculations and Techniques
2
3
3
 
PURPCOM
Purposive Communication
3
0
3
 
THY 1
Christian Vision of the Human Person
3
0
3
 
TOTAL
 
23
12
30
 

Second Term
Abbreviation
Description
Lec. Hrs.
Lab. Hrs.
Units
Pre-Requisites
GE ELEC I
Elective I
3
0
3
 
NSTP 2
National Service Training Program 2
0
3
3
NSTP 1
PATH-FIT
Human Enhancement
2
0
2
 
PHA 6146
Introduction to Health Care System
2
0
2
 
PHA 615
Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry
3
6
5
PHA 612
PHA 617
Introduction to Pharmacy Administration, Management and Leadership
2
0
2
 
PHA 618
Human Physiology and Pathophysiology
3
3
5
PHA 614
PHA 619
Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms, Drug Delivery Systems and Medical Devices
3
3
4
 
THY 2
Christian Vision of Marriage and Family
3
0
3
THY 1
UND_SELF
Understanding the Self
3
0
3
 
TOTAL
 
24
12
32
 

First Term
Abbreviation
Description
Lec. Hrs.
Lab. Hrs.
Units
Pre-Requisites
CONTEM_W
The Contemporary World
3
0
3
 
ETHICS
Ethics
3
0
3
 
LIWORIZ
Life and Works of Rizal
3
0
3
 
PATH-FIT
Physical Activities Towards Health and Fitness in Sports
2
0
2
 
PHA 6111
Dispensing I (Dispensing Process, Reading and 
Interpreting the Prescription and Other Medicine Orders)
1
3
2
PHA 614, 
PHA 619
PHA 6112
Pharmaceutical Biochemistry
3
6
5
 
PHA 6113
Physical Pharmacy
3
3
4
PHA 619
PHA 6114
Pharmaceutical Microbiology and Parasitology
3
6
5
 
PHA 6115
Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Organic Chemistry
3
3
4
 
THY 3
Christian Vision of the Church in Society
3
0
3
THY 1, 
THY 2
TOTAL
 
27
18
34
 

Second Term
Abbreviation
Description
Lec. Hrs.
Lab. Hrs.
Units
Pre-Requisites
ART_APP
Art Appreciation
3
0
3
 
GE ELEC II
Elective II
3
0
3
 
PATH-FIT
Physical Activities Towards Health and Fitness in Sports
2
0
2
 
PHA 6116
Pharmaceutical Analysis 1 (Quantitative Pharmaceutical Chemistry)
2
6
4
PHA 6113, 
PHA 615
PHA 6117
Pharmacognosy and Plant Chemistry
3
6
5
PHA 611, 
PHA 6112
PHA 6118
Pharmacology 1
3
0
3
PHA 6111, 
PHA 6114, 
PHA 6118
PHA 6119
Complementary and Alternative Medicine
2
0
2
PHA 611, 
PHA 6111, 
PHA 6112, 
PHA 6113, 
PHA 6114, 
PHA 6115, 
PHA 612, 
PHA 613, 
PHA 6146, 
PHA 6117, 
PHA 6118
PHA 6120
Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics
3
0
3
PHA 6112, 
PHA 618, 
PHA 619
PHA 6121
Public Health Pharmacy (with Pharmacoepidemiology)
3
0
3
PHA 6114
STS
Science, Technology and Society
3
0
3
 
THY 4
Living the Christian Vision in the Contemporary World
3
0
3
THY 1, 
THY 2, 
THY 3
TOTAL
 
30
12
34
 

First Term
Abbreviation
Description
Lec. Hrs.
Lab. Hrs.
Units
Pre-Requisites
Co-Requisites
GE ELEC III
Elective III 
3
0
3
  
PHA 6122
Pharmaceutical Analysis 2 (Instrumental Methods of Analysis)
3
3
4
PHA 6116
 
PHA 6123
Pharmacy Informatics
3
3
4
PHA 6116, 
PHA 6117, 
PHA 6118, 
PHA 6119, 
PHA 6120, 
PHA 6121
 
PHA 6124
Pharmaceutical Manufacturing (with Quality Assurance and CGMP)
2
6
4
PHA 6113
 
PHA 6125
Drug Discovery and Development
2
0
2
PHA 6116, 
PHA 6117,
PHA 6118,
PHA 6119,
PHA 6120,
PHA 6121
 
PHA 6126
Pharmacology 2
3
3
4
PHA 6118 
 
PHA 6127
Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacotherapeutics 1
3
0
3
PHA 6118
PHA 6126
PHA 6128
Pharmaceutical Research Methods with Statistics
3
0
3
  
PHA 6129
Hospital Pharmacy
2
3
3
PHA 6116, 
PHA 6117,
PHA 6118,
PHA 6119,
PHA 6120,
PHA 6121
 
TOTAL
 
24
18
30
  

Second Term
Abbreviation
Description
Lec. Hrs.
Lab. Hrs.
Units
Pre-Requisites
Co-Requisites
PHA 6130
Dispensing II (Medication Related Problems, Medication Safety, 
Medication Counseling and Other Pharmacy Services)
2
3
3
PHA 6111
 
PHA 6131
Pharmaceutical Toxicology
3
3
4
PHA 6126
 
PHA 6132
Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacotherapeutics 2
3
3
4
PHA 6127
 
PHA 6133
Cosmetic Product Development (Cosmetic Product Development,
Regulation and Safety Assessment)
2
3
3
PHA 6124,
PHA 6125
 
PHA 6134
Pharmacy Research and Thesis Writing
1
6
3
PHA 6128
 
PHA 6135
Health Technology Assessment and Health Policy 
(with Pharmacoeconomics)
2
0
2
PHA 6122, 
PHA 6123, 
PHA 6124, 
PHA 6125, 
PHA 6126, 
PHA 6127, 
PHA 6128, 
PHA 6129 
 
PHA 6136
Social and Administrative Pharmacy
2
0
2
  
PHA 6137
Pharmaceutical Marketing and Entrepreneurship
2
0
2
  
PHA 6138
Legal Pharmacy and Ethics
3
0
3
PHA 6122, 
PHA 6123,
PHA 6124,
PHA 6125,
PHA 6126,
PHA 6127,
PHA 6128,
PHA 6129
 
READ_PH
Readings in Philippine History
3
0
3
  
TOTAL
 
23
18
29
  

First Term
Abbreviation
Description
Lec. Hrs.
Lab. Hrs.
Units
Pre-Requisites
PHA 6139
Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience (Institutional)
2
6
4
PHA 6130, 
PHA 6131,
PHA 6132,
PHA 6133,
PHA 6134,
PHA 6135,
PHA 6136,
PHA 6137,
PHA 6138
PHA 6140
Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience 
(Public Health and Regulatory Pharmacy)
2
9
5
PHA 6130, 
PHA 6131,
PHA 6132,
PHA 6133,
PHA 6134,
PHA 6135,
PHA 6136,
PHA 6137,
PHA 6138
PHA 6141
Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience (Community)
2
15
7
PHA 6130, 
PHA 6131,
PHA 6132,
PHA 6133,
PHA 6134,
PHA 6135,
PHA 6136,
PHA 6137,
PHA 6138
PHA 6142
Course Audit 1
6
0
6
PHA 6130, 
PHA 6131,
PHA 6132,
PHA 6133,
PHA 6134,
PHA 6135,
PHA 6136,
PHA 6137,
PHA 6138
TOTAL
 
12
30
22
 

Second Term
Abbreviation
Description
Lec. Hrs.
Lab. Hrs.
Units
Pre-Requisites
PHA 6143
Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience (Hospital)
2
15
7
PHA 6130, 
PHA 6131,
PHA 6132,
PHA 6133,
PHA 6134,
PHA 6135,
PHA 6136,
PHA 6137,
PHA 6138
PHA 6144
Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience (Industry)
2
15
7
PHA 6132, 
PHA 6133,
PHA 6134,
PHA 6135,
PHA 6136,
PHA 6137,
PHA 6138
PHA 6145
Course Audit 2
8
0
8
PHA 6130, 
PHA 6131,
PHA 6132,
PHA 6133,
PHA 6134,
PHA 6135,
PHA 6136,
PHA 6137,
PHA 6138
TOTAL
 
12
30
22
 

Effectivity: A.Y. 2019-2020

Year
First Term 
(August – December)
Second Term
(January – May)
Special Term
(June – July)
1
/
/
none
2
/
/
none
3
/
/
none
4
/
/
none

First Term
Abbreviation
Description
Lec. Hrs.
Lab. Hrs.
Units
Pre-Requisites
FIL 1
Filipino 1
3
0
3
 
MATH_MW
Mathematics in the Modern World
3
0
3
 
NSTP 1
National Service Training Program 1
0
3
3
 
PATH-FIT
Physical Activities Towards Health and Fitness in Dance
2
0
2
 
PHA 611
Pharmaceutical Botany with Taxonomy
2
3
3
 
PHA 612
Pharmaceutical Inorganic Chemistry (with Qualitative Analysis)
2
6
4
 
PHA 613
Perspectives in Pharmacy
2
0
2
 
PHA 614
Pharmaceutical Calculations and Techniques
2
3
3
 
PURPCOM
Purposive Communication
3
0
3
 
THY 1
Christian Vision of the Human Person
3
0
3
 
TOTAL
 
22
12
29
 

Second Term
Abbreviation
Description
Lec. Hrs.
Lab. Hrs.
Units
Pre-Requisites
FIL 2
Filipino 2
3
0
3
FIL 1
NSTP 2
National Service Training Program 2
0
3
3
NSTP 1
PATH-FIT
Human Enhancement
2
0
2
 
PHA 615
Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry
3
6
5
PHA 612
PHA 616
Introduction to the Health Care System
2
0
2
 
PHA 617
Introduction to Pharmacy Administration, Management and Leadership
2
0
2
 
PHA 618
Human Physiology and Pathophysiology
3
6
5
 
PHA 619
Pharmaceutical Analysis 1 (Quantitative Pharmaceutical Chemistry)
3
6
5
PHA 614
THY 2
Christian Vision of Marriage and Family
3
0
3
THY 1
UND_SELF
Understanding the Self
3
0
3
 
TOTAL
 
24
12
33
 

First Term
Abbreviation
Description
Lec. Hrs.
Lab. Hrs.
Units
Pre-Requisites
CONTEM_W
The Contemporary World
3
0
3
 
ETHICS
Ethics
3
0
3
 
LIWORIZ
Life and Works of Rizal
3
0
3
 
PATH-FIT 
Physical Activities Towards Health and Fitness in Sports
2
0
2
 
PHA 6111
Dispensing I (Dispensing Process, Reading and Interpreting
the Prescription and Other Medicine Orders)
1
3
2
PHA 614,
PHA 619
PHA 6112
Pharmaceutical Biochemistry
3
3
4
PHA 615
PHA 6113
Physical Pharmacy
2
3
3
PHA 615,
PHA 619
PHA 6114
Pharmaceutical Microbiology and Parasitology
2
6
4
 
PHA 6115
Pharmaceutical Microbiology and Medicinal Organic Chemistry
3
3
4
PHA 615
THY 3
Christian Vision of the Church in Society
3
0
3
THY 1,
THY 2
TOTAL
 
24
12
31
 

Second Term
Abbreviation
Description
Lec. Hrs.
Lab. Hrs.
Units
Pre-Requisites
ART_APP
Art Appreciation
3
0
3
 
ELE 1
Professional Elective 1
3
0
3
 
PATH-FIT
Fitness Exercises for Specific Sports
2
0
2
 
PHA 6116
Pharmaceutical Analysis 1 (Quantitative Pharmaceutical Chemistry)
2
6
4
PHA 615
PHA 6117
Pharmacognosy and Plant Chemistry 
3
3
3
PHA 611,
PHA 6112
PHA 6118
Pharmacology 1
3
0
3
PHA 6111,
PHA 6114
PHA 6119
Complementary and Alternative Medicine
2
0
2
PHA 611,
PHA 6111,
PHA 6112,
PHA 6113,
PHA 6114,
PHA 6115,
PHA 613,
PHA 616,
PHA 617,
PHA 618
PHA 6120
Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics
3
0
3
PHA 6112,
PHA 618,
PHA 619
PHA 6121
Public Health Pharmacy (with Pharmacoepidemiology)
3
0
3
PHA 6114
STS
Science, Technology, and Society
3
0
3
 
THY 4
Living the Christian Vision in the Contemporary World
3
0
3
THY 1,
THY 2,
THY 3
TOTAL
 
30
24
33
 

First Term
Abbreviation
Description
Lec. Hrs.
Lab. Hrs.
Units
Pre-Requisites
Co-Requisites
ELE 2
Professional Elective 2
3
0
3
  
PHA 6122
Pharmaceutical Analysis 2 (Instrumental Analysis)
3
3
4
PHA 6116
 
PHA 6123
Pharmacy Informatics
2
6
4
PHA 6116,
PHA 6117,
PHA 6118,
PHA 6119,
PHA 6120,
PHA 6121
PHA 6128
PHA 6124
Pharmaceutical Manufacturing (With Quality Assurance and CGMP)
3
6
5
PHA 6113
 
PHA 6125
Drug Discovery and Development
2
0
2
PHA 6116,
PHA 6117,
PHA 6118,
PHA 6119,
PHA 6120,
PHA 6121
 
PHA 6126
Pharmacology 2
3
3
4
PHA 6118
PHA 6127
PHA 6127
Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacotherapeutics 1
3
0
3
PHA 6118
PHA 6126
PHA 6128
Pharmaceutical Research Methods with Statistics
3
0
3
 
PHA 6123
PHA 6129
Hospital Pharmacy
2
3
3
PHA 6116,
PHA 6117,
PHA 6118,
PHA 6119,
PHA 6120,
PHA 6121
 
TOTAL
 
24
20
31
  

Second Term
Abbreviation
Description
Lec. Hrs.
Lab. Hrs.
Units
Pre-Requisites
PHA 6130
Dispensing II (Medication Related Problems, Medication Safety,
and Medication Counseling and other Pharmacy Services)
2
3
3
PHA 6111
PHA 6131
Pharmaceutical Toxicology
3
3
4
PHA 6126
PHA 6132
Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacotherapeutics 2
3
3
4
PHA 6127
PHA 6133
Cosmetic Product Development(Regulation and Safety Assessment)
2
3
3
PHA 6124
PHA 6134
Pharmacy Research and Thesis Writing
1
6
3
PHA 6128
PHA 6135
Health Technology Assessment and Health Policy 
(With Pharmacoeconomics)
2
0
2
PHA 6122,
PHA 6123,
PHA 6124,
PHA 6125,
PHA 6126,
PHA 6127,
PHA 6128,
PHA 6129
PHA 6136
Social and Administrative Pharmacy
2
0
2
PHA 6122,
PHA 6123,
PHA 6124,
PHA 6125,
PHA 6126,
PHA 6127,
PHA 6128,
PHA 6129
PHA 6137
Pharmaceutical Marketing and Entrepreneurship
3
0
3
 
PHA 6138
Legal Pharmacy and Ethics
3
0
3
PHA 6122,
PHA 6123,
PHA 6124,
PHA 6125,
PHA 6126,
PHA 6127,
PHA 6128,
PHA 6129
READ_PH
Readings in Philippine History
3
0
3
 
TOTAL
 
 
 
29
 

First Term
Abbreviation
Description
Lec. Hrs.
Lab. Hrs.
Units
Pre-Requisites
PHA 6139
Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience (Institutional)
2
6
4
PHA 6130,
PHA 6131,
PHA 6132,
PHA 6133,
PHA 6134,
PHA 6135,
PHA 6136,
PHA 6137,
PHA 6138
PHA 6140
Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience 
(Public Health and Regulatory Pharmacy)
2
9
5
PHA 6130,
PHA 6131,
PHA 6132,
PHA 6133,
PHA 6134,
PHA 6135,
PHA 6136,
PHA 6137,
PHA 6138
PHA 6141
Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience (Community)
2
15
7
PHA 6130,
PHA 6131,
PHA 6132,
PHA 6133,
PHA 6134,
PHA 6135,
PHA 6136,
PHA 6137,
PHA 6138
PHA 6142
Course Audit 1
6
0
6
PHA 6130,
PHA 6131,
PHA 6132,
PHA 6133,
PHA 6134,
PHA 6135,
PHA 6136,
PHA 6137,
PHA 6138
TOTAL
 
12
30
22
 

Second Term
Abbreviation
Description
Lec. Hrs.
Lab. Hrs.
Units
Pre-Requisites
PHA 6143
Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience (Hospital)
2
15
7
PHA 6130,
PHA 6131,
PHA 6132,
PHA 6133,
PHA 6134,
PHA 6135,
PHA 6136,
PHA 6137,
PHA 6138
PHA 6144
Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience (Industry)
2
15
7
PHA 6130,
PHA 6131,
PHA 6132,
PHA 6133,
PHA 6134,
PHA 6135,
PHA 6136,
PHA 6137,
PHA 6138
PHA 6145
Course Audit 2
8
0
8
PHA 6130,
PHA 6131,
PHA 6132,
PHA 6133,
PHA 6134,
PHA 6135,
PHA 6136,
PHA 6137,
PHA 6138
TOTAL
 
12
30
22
 

Effectivity: A.Y. 2018-2019

Year
First Term 
(August – December)
Second Term
(January – May)
Special Term
(June – July)
1
/
/
none
2
/
/
none
3
/
/
none
4
/
/
none

First Term
Abbreviation
Description
Lec. Hrs.
Lab. Hrs.
Units
Pre-Requisites
FIL 1
Kontekstuwalisadong Komunikasyon sa Filipino
3
0
3
 
MATH_MW
Mathematics in the Modern World
3
3
3
 
NSTP 1
National Service Training Program 1
0
3
3
 
PATH-FIT
Physical Activities Towards Health and Fitness in Dance
2
0
2
 
PHA 611
Pharmaceutical Botany with Taxonomy
2
3
3
 
PHA 612
Pharmaceutical Inorganic Chemistry (with Qualitative Analysis)
2
6
4
 
PHA 613
Perspectives in Pharmacy
2
0
2
 
PHA 614
Pharmaceutical Calculations and Techniques
2
3
3
 
PURPCOM
Purposive Communication
3
0
3
 
THY 1
Christian Vision of the Human Person
3
0
3
 
TOTAL
 
22
12
29
 

Second Term
Abbreviation
Description
Lec. Hrs.
Lab. Hrs.
Units
Pre-Requisites
FIL 2
Filipino 2
3
0
3
FIL 1
NSTP 2
National Service Training Program 2
0
3
3
NSTP 1
PATH-FIT
Human Enhancement
2
0
2
 
PHA 615
Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry
3
6
5
PHA 612
PHA 616
Introduction to the Health System
2
0
2
 
PHA 617
Introduction to Pharmacy Administration, Management and Leadership
2
0
2
 
PHA 618
Human Physiology and Pathophysiology
3
3
4
 
PHA 619
Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms, Drug Delivery Systems
and Medical Devices
3
6
5
PHA 614
THY 2
Christian Vision of Marriage and Family
3
0
3
THY 1
UND_SELF
Understanding the Self
3
0
3
 
TOTAL
 
23
12
33
 

First Term
Abbreviation
Description
Lec. Hrs.
Lab. Hrs.
Units
Pre-Requisites
CONTEM_W
The Contemporary World
3
0
3
 
ETHICS
Ethics
3
0
3
 
LIWORIZ
Life and Works of Rizal
3
0
3
 
PATH-FIT 
Physical Activities Towards Health and Fitness in Sports
2
0
2
 
PHA 6111
Dispensing I (Dispensing Process, Reading and Interpreting
the Prescription and Other Medicine Orders)
1
3
2
PHA 614,
PHA 619
PHA 6112
Pharmaceutical Biochemistry
3
3
5
PHA 615
PHA 6113
Physical Pharmacy
3
3
4
PHA 615,
PHA 619
PHA 6114
Pharmaceutical Microbiology and Parasitology
3
6
5
 
PHA 6115
Pharmaceutical Microbiology and Medicinal Organic Chemistry
3
3
4
PHA 615
THY 3
Christian Vision of the Church in Society
3
0
3
THY 1,
THY 2
TOTAL
 
24
12
34
 

Second Term
Abbreviation
Description
Lec. Hrs.
Lab. Hrs.
Units
Pre-Requisites
ART_APP
Art Appreciation
3
0
3
 
ELE 1
Professional Elective 1
3
0
3
 
PATH-FIT
Fitness Exercises for Specific Sports
2
0
2
 
PHA 6116
Pharmaceutical Analysis 1 (Quantitative Pharmaceutical Chemistry)
2
6
4
PHA 615
PHA 6117
Pharmacognosy and Plant Chemistry 
3
3
4
PHA 611,
PHA 6112
PHA 6118
Pharmacology 1
3
0
3
PHA 6111,
PHA 6114,
PHA 618
PHA 6119
Complementary and Alternative Medicine
2
0
2
PHA 611,
PHA 6111,
PHA 6112,
PHA 6113,
PHA 6114,
PHA 6115,
PHA 612,
PHA 613,
PHA 616,
PHA 617,
PHA 618
PHA 6120
Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics
3
0
3
PHA 6112,
PHA 618,
PHA 619
PHA 6121
Public Health Pharmacy (with Pharmacoepidemiology)
3
0
3
PHA 6114
STS
Science, Technology, and Society
3
0
3
 
THY 4
Living the Christian Vision in the Contemporary World
3
0
3
THY 1,
THY 2,
THY 3
TOTAL
 
30
24
35
 

First Term
Abbreviation
Description
Lec. Hrs.
Lab. Hrs.
Units
Pre-Requisites
Co-Requisites
ELE 2
Professional Elective 2
3
0
3
  
PHA 6122
Pharmaceutical Analysis 2 (Instrumental Analysis)
3
3
4
PHA 6116
 
PHA 6123
Pharmacy Informatics
2
6
4
PHA 6116,
PHA 6117,
PHA 6118,
PHA 6119,
PHA 6120,
PHA 6121
 
PHA 6124
Pharmaceutical Manufacturing (With Quality Assurance and CGMP)
3
6
5
PHA 6113
 
PHA 6125
Drug Discovery and Development
2
0
2
PHA 6116,
PHA 6117,
PHA 6118,
PHA 6119,
PHA 6120,
PHA 6121
 
PHA 6126
Pharmacology 2
3
3
4
PHA 6118
 
PHA 6127
Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacotherapeutics 1
3
0
3
PHA 6118
PHA 6126
PHA 6128
Pharmaceutical Research Methods with Statistics
3
0
3
 
PHA 6123
PHA 6129
Hospital Pharmacy
2
3
3
PHA 6116,
PHA 6117,
PHA 6118,
PHA 6119,
PHA 6120,
PHA 6121
 
TOTAL
 
24
20
31
  

Second Term
Abbreviation
Description
Lec. Hrs.
Lab. Hrs.
Units
Pre-Requisites
PHA 6130
Dispensing II (Medication Related Problems, Medication Safety,
and Medication Counseling and other Pharmacy Services)
2
3
3
PHA 6111
PHA 6131
Pharmaceutical Toxicology
3
3
4
PHA 6126
PHA 6132
Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacotherapeutics 2
3
3
4
PHA 6127
PHA 6133
Cosmetic Product Development(Regulation and Safety Assessment)
2
3
3
PHA 6124
PHA 6134
Pharmacy Research and Thesis Writing
1
6
3
PHA 6128
PHA 6135
Health Technology Assessment and Health Policy 
(With Pharmacoeconomics)
2
0
2
PHA 6122,
PHA 6123,
PHA 6124,
PHA 6125,
PHA 6126,
PHA 6127,
PHA 6128,
PHA 6129
PHA 6136
Social and Administrative Pharmacy
2
0
2
PHA 6122,
PHA 6123,
PHA 6124,
PHA 6125,
PHA 6126,
PHA 6127,
PHA 6128,
PHA 6129
PHA 6137
Pharmaceutical Marketing and Entrepreneurship
3
0
3
 
PHA 6138
Legal Pharmacy and Ethics
3
0
3
PHA 6122,
PHA 6123,
PHA 6124,
PHA 6125,
PHA 6126,
PHA 6127,
PHA 6128,
PHA 6129
READ_PH
Readings in Philippine History
3
0
3
 
TOTAL
 
24
18
29
 

First Term
Abbreviation
Description
Lec. Hrs.
Lab. Hrs.
Units
Pre-Requisites
PHA 6139
Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience (Institutional)
2
6
4
PHA 6130,
PHA 6131,
PHA 6132,
PHA 6133,
PHA 6134,
PHA 6135,
PHA 6136,
PHA 6137,
PHA 6138
PHA 6140
Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience 
(Public Health and Regulatory Pharmacy)
2
9
5
PHA 6130,
PHA 6131,
PHA 6132,
PHA 6133,
PHA 6134,
PHA 6135,
PHA 6136,
PHA 6137,
PHA 6138
PHA 6141
Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience (Community)
2
15
7
PHA 6130,
PHA 6131,
PHA 6132,
PHA 6133,
PHA 6134,
PHA 6135,
PHA 6136,
PHA 6137,
PHA 6138
PHA 6142
Course Audit 1
6
0
6
PHA 6130,
PHA 6131,
PHA 6132,
PHA 6133,
PHA 6134,
PHA 6135,
PHA 6136,
PHA 6137,
PHA 6138
TOTAL
 
12
30
22
 

Second Term
Abbreviation
Description
Lec. Hrs.
Lab. Hrs.
Units
Pre-Requisites
PHA 6143
Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience (Hospital)
2
15
7
PHA 6130,
PHA 6131,
PHA 6132,
PHA 6133,
PHA 6134,
PHA 6135,
PHA 6136,
PHA 6137,
PHA 6138
PHA 6144
Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience (Industry)
2
15
7
PHA 6130,
PHA 6131,
PHA 6132,
PHA 6133,
PHA 6134,
PHA 6135,
PHA 6136,
PHA 6137,
PHA 6138
PHA 6145
Course Audit 2
8
0
8
PHA 6130,
PHA 6131,
PHA 6132,
PHA 6133,
PHA 6134,
PHA 6135,
PHA 6136,
PHA 6137,
PHA 6138
TOTAL
 
12
30
22
 

Teaching and Learning

Assessment Activities

Teaching and Learning

Assessment Activities

  • Thesis
  • Problem sets
  • Analytical assessment
  • Project output
  • Practical laboratory activities
  • Counseling and output
  • Comprehensive examinations
  • Critique paper

Program Recognitions

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Center of Excellence recognized by the Commission on Higher Education

Level IV Accreditation (The Highest) by the Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation

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