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About Study Course

Credit points / ECTS:8 / 12
Course supervisor:Baiba Mauriņa
Study type:Part time, Full time
Course level:Master's
Target audience:Pharmacy
Branch of science:Pharmacy


The aim of the study course is to promote students' ability to create a research plan, develop research goals, hypotheses and tasks, select and apply appropriate data acquisition, processing and analysis methods, independently formulate and defend their conclusions, as well as provide an opportunity to demonstrate students' readiness to use acquired knowledge independently, skills and competences in solving academic or professional problems.


All study courses previously acquired in the study program.

Learning outcomes


In-depth theoretical knowledge of the chosen research topic.


Will be able to use sources of professional pharmaceutical information and, when interpreting and evaluating scientific data, provide evidence-based information on the chosen research topic. Will be able to plan scientific research work using the latest scientific discoveries, prepare projects, prepare scientific publications and reports.


Will be able to apply research skills and problem-solving skills to the analysis of situations in pharmacy.
Will be able to find, select, analyze, use scientific literature, compile scientific literature, perform data processing, summarize the obtained information, critically analyze it, give their assessment and present the results.

Study course planning

Planning period:Year 2021, Spring semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Pharmacy, FF10Master’sRequired
Pharmacy, FFN10Master’sRequired