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Diploma of Foundation Studies

Higher Diploma in Dispensing Studies

Programme code AS524421

Duration of Study
3 Years
[Students are required to follow the programme arrangements stipulated by IVE, on average 3 - 4 evenings per week, normally 3 semesters (with summer semester) per academic year.]
Mode of Study
Part-time (Evening)
Offering Campus(es) / Venue(s)
IVE (Kwai Chung)

(Some modules of the programme will be conducted at IVE (Chai Wan).)

Required No. of Credits for Graduation
Programme Aims
The programme aims to equip students with comprehensive professional training in a wide range of knowledge, skills and techniques in pharmaceutical dispensing services. It helps students to develop a responsible and respectful attitude as well as professional ethics. It is suitable for students who are planning to pursue a career in dispensing services.
The programme is designed with an emphasis on generic and language training, whole-person development and workplace experience to better prepare students for further studies and employment after graduation.
Career Prospects
Graduates may be employed as dispensers in different healthcare related sectors.
Students may be required to attend classes on other VTC campuses. VTC reserves the right to cancel any programme, revise programme title, content or change the offering institute(s) / campus(es) / class venue(s) if circumstances so warrant.