Academic Program

THE COLLEGE OF MEDICINE ENTRY SUBJECT REQUIREMENTS

 

SUBJECTS

I. Language and Literature- 24 units

a. English – 12 units
b. Literature – 12 units

II. Mathematics- 9 unitsĀ 

a. College Algebra -3 units
b. Trigonometry- 3 units
c. Statistics – 3 units
d. Physics-5 units

III. Chemistry- 10 units *

a. General Chemistry – 5 units
b. Organic Chemistry- 5 units

IV. Biology- 15 units (subjects below) *

a. Botany- 5 units
b. Zoology- 5 units
c. Comparative Anatomy – Cat Anatomy- 5 units

V. Humanities & Social Science- 18 units

a. Humanities -6 units ( Arts, Philosophy)

1. Arts – 3 units
2. Philosophy – 3 units

b. Social Sciences- 12 units- (subjects below)

1. Basic Economics -3 units
2. Psychology – 3 units
3. Politics and Governance – 3 units
4. Sociology / Anthropology – 3 units
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TOTAL UNITS = 81

FOUR - YEAR CURRICULUM LEADING TO THE DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF MEDICINE (M.D.)

FIRST YEAR

First Semester Lec.LabTotal Hour
Gross Anatomy 36144180
Histology363672
Physiology 8181162
Biochemistry8181162
Neuro-Anatomy 361854
Primary Health Care 363268
Total306392698
Second SemesterLec.LabTotal Hour
Gross Anatomy 36144180
Histology 363672
Physiology 8181162
Biochemistry 8181162
Embryology36-36
Biostatistics36-68
Total306270576

SECOND YEAR

First SemesterLec.LabTotal Hour
Pharmacology 365490
Microbiology 5472126
Gen. Pathology 108108216
Clinical Pathology 183654
Physical Diagnosis 68-68
Psychiatry 18-18
Epidemiology36-36
Total 356270608
Second SemesterLec.LabTotal Hour
Pharmacology365490
Parasitology 7272144
Gen. Pathology 3672108
Clinical Pathology 361854
Physical Diagnosis -6868
Psychiatry II 18-18
Pediatrics36-36
Surgery108-108
Total342284644

THIRD YEAR

First SemesterLec.LabTotal Hour
Pediatrics10875183
OB-Gynecology 7275147
Surgery90100190
Medicine108150158
Community Medicine 128496
Advanced Pathology 18-18
EENT54-54
Neurology18-18
Legal Medicine 54-54
Health Service Adm. 36-36
History of Medicine 18-18
Psychiatry III 36-36
Total 6244841108
Second SemesterLec.LabTotal Hour
Pediatrics7275147
OB-Gynecology 7275147
Surgery90100190
Medicine72150222
Community Medicine 128496
Advanced Pathology -5454
EENT54-54
Dermatology 36-36
Radiology36-36
Medical Ethics 36-36
Total4805381018

MODULAR IN CLINICS

Surgery8 weeks(100 hours)
Medicine 12 weeks(150 hours)
Pediatrics6 weeks(75 hours)
OB-Gynecology 6 weeks(75 hours)
Community Medicine 3 4 weeks(84 hours)

FOURTH YEAR MODULAR

Medicine 8 weeks (448 hours)
Surgery8 weeks (448 hours)
OB-Gynecology 8 weeks (448 hours)
Pediatrics 8 weeks (448 hours)
Community Medicine 3 8 weeks (448 hours)
EENT 2 weeks (112 hours)
Dermatology 2 weeks (112 hours)
Psychiatry2 weeks (112 hours)
Electives4 weeks(112 hours)
Total50 weeks2576 hours
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