Pharmacy Foundations and Law PHAR 9014


Our Pharmacy Foundations and Law course provides an introduction to the practice of pharmacy in Canada and touches on professional standards, entry-to-practice competencies, scope of practice, ethics, critical thinking and professional judgment in decision making. The emphasis is placed on such topics as the Canadian health care system, the development of the pharmacy assistant role, and the laws and regulations of pharmacy practice in Canada. Learn about confidentiality as well as the significant laws and amendments that affect the practice of pharmacy.


Course Delivery Method:

This is an online course delivered via Blackboard Learn.

Grade Requirements:

The passing grade for this course is 60% (C-).


You will have the most success in this course if you already have a diploma/degree or other training in a health-related field.

Hours and Fees





Course Sections

Contact Information


Community and Health Services Department

Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.