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student exam pre registrationAugust 24 2015

The pharmacy regulator has included 13 questions from June’s registration exam in its post-exam assessment report.

This is the first time the General Pharmaceutical Council’s board of assessors has published questions from the open and closed book papers, and is doing so to illustrate key learning points. The report includes information about how candidates performed on each of the questions, lessons to be learnt, and information on how each question related to the preregistration syllabus.

Duncan Rudkin, Chief Executive of the GPhC, commented: “We hope that the board’s decision to publish a number of questions from the papers, as well as the learning points for each question, will help pre-registration trainees to improve their understanding of what is expected from candidates and reflect on how they can best prepare to sit the assessment”.

The GPhC has also published the letter it sent to the British Pharmaceutical Students’ Association responding to the BPSA’s feedback from its members regarding the June exam. In it, the GPhC says its board of assessors will consider the BPSA’s points at its September meeting.

Links:

GPhC announcement   

GPhC ‘Learning points from the June 2015 Registration Assessment’                

GPhC letter to BPSA                

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