Assessing fundamental chemistry amongst pharmacy students using a visually displayed diagnostic test
- At: 2011 FIP Congress in Hyderabad (India)
- Type: Poster
- By: FERGUS, Suzanne (University of Hertfordshire, School of Pharmacy, Hatfield, United Kingdom)
- Co-author(s): Hitch, Geeta (Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom)
Although chemistry at A level (or equivalent) is required to enter a pharmacy degree programme in the UK, a mismatch often exists between the knowledge students should have and what they actually have on entry. Using an approach that was initially developed for assessing numeracy skills in pharmacy undergraduates (Hitch et al, 2011), a diagnostic.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.