PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES (PHRS)

PHRS 801. Foundations for Cross-Disciplinary Training in the Pharmaceutical Sciences. 1.25 Credit.

This is a required course for first year pharmaceutical sciences graduate students. Students participate on cross-discipline teams to discuss topics in three foundational areas essential to their development as pharmaceutical scientists: research ethics which meets RCR training requirements; leading research articles within five areas of pharmaceutical sciences; and professional development.

PHRS 899. Seminar in Pharmaceutical Sciences. 1 Credit.

This course is required for all Pharmaceutical Sciences graduate students. Other students must obtain permission from the divisional course director. Class format consists of seminar presentations by students and/or faculty or invited speakers. Students are expected to actively engage in seminar activities and discussions.
Repeat rules: May be repeated for credit.

PHRS 990. Practicum in Pharmaceutical Sciences. 1-9 Credits.

Enrollment in this variable credit course requires a signed agreement between the Chair of the student's academic division and a representative of the institutional sponsor providing the research practicum. Teaching/learning methods consist of a pharmaceutical sciences-based research training experience at the participating institution involving independent work and written and oral reports.
Repeat rules: May be repeated for credit.

PHRS 991. Research in Pharmaceutical Sciences. 1-9 Credits.

This is a variable credit course required for all Pharmaceutical Sciences graduate students by their second semester. Teaching/learning methods consist of a pharmaceutical sciences-based mentored research training experience involving independent work and research reports that must be filed at the end of the semester.
Repeat rules: May be repeated for credit.

PHRS 992. Master's (Non-Thesis). 3 Credits.

Students register for thesis substitute credits after successfully passing their comprehensive written examinations. A minimum of 3 credit hours of thesis substitute research and writing is required for Pharmaceutical Sciences graduate students.
Requisites: Prerequisite, PHRS 991 or equivalent.
Repeat rules: May be repeated for credit.

PHRS 993. Master's Research and Thesis. 3 Credits.

Students register for thesis credits after successfully passing their comprehensive written examination. A minimum of 3 credit hours of thesis research and writing is required for Pharmaceutical Sciences graduate students.
Requisites: Prerequisite, PHRS 991 or equivalent.
Repeat rules: May be repeated for credit.

PHRS 994. Doctoral Research and Dissertation. 3 Credits.

Students register for dissertation credits after successfully passing their qualifying preliminary and oral examinations. A minimum of 6 credit hours of dissertation research and writing is required for Pharmaceutical Sciences graduate students.
Requisites: Prerequisite, PHRS 991 or equivalent.
Repeat rules: May be repeated for credit.