Degree in Medicine

360 credits - Faculty of Medicine

Subjects

Total available credits: 378 credits
First year
Name Type Credits Period
23000 - Biochemistry and Molecular Biology I Core Training 6,0 1st semester
23001 - Medical Physics Core Training 6,0 1st semester
23003 - Introduction to Medical Research and Statistics Core Training 6,0 1st semester
23004 - Introduction to and History of Medicine Mandatory 3,0 1st semester
23006 - Cell Biology Core Training 6,0 1st semester
23009 - Documentation and Electronic Resources Mandatory 3,0 1st semester
23002 - Anatomy and Embryology: General and Musculoskeletal System Core Training 9,0 2nd semester
23005 - Biochemistry and Molecular Biology II Core Training 6,0 2nd semester
23007 - General Physiology Core Training 3,0 2nd semester
23008 - General Histology Mandatory 3,0 2nd semester
23010 - Clinical Management Mandatory 3,0 2nd semester
23089 - English for Health and Behavioural Sciences Mandatory 6,0 2nd semester
Second year
Name Type Credits Period
23011 - Physiology: Systems of the Human Body I Core Training 9,0 1st semester
23012 - Anatomy and Embryology: Systems of the Human Body I Core Training 6,0 1st semester
23013 - Medical Ethics Mandatory 3,0 1st semester
23014 - Histology: Systems of the Human Body Mandatory 6,0 1st semester
23015 - Human Genetics Mandatory 6,0 1st semester
23016 - Anatomy and Embryology: Systems of the Human Body II Core Training 6,0 2nd semester
23017 - Communication Skills in Healthcare Mandatory 3,0 2nd semester
23018 - Medical Psychology Core Training 6,0 2nd semester
23019 - Microbiology Mandatory 6,0 2nd semester
23020 - Physiology: Systems of the Human Body II Core Training 9,0 2nd semester
Third year
Name Type Credits Period
23021 - General Pathology I Mandatory 6,0 1st semester
23022 - Basis of Surgery Mandatory 3,0 1st semester
23023 - Diagnostic Imaging Mandatory 6,0 1st semester
23024 - Surgical and Cytological Pathology Mandatory 6,0 1st semester
23025 - General Pharmacology Mandatory 6,0 1st semester
23026 - Immunology Mandatory 3,0 1st semester
23027 - General Pathology II Mandatory 6,0 2nd semester
23028 - Ophthalmology Mandatory 6,0 2nd semester
23029 - Otorhinolaryngology Mandatory 6,0 2nd semester
23030 - Medical and Surgical Pathology: Musculoskeletal System Mandatory 9,0 2nd semester
23031 - Clinical Biochemistry Mandatory 3,0 2nd semester
Fifth year
Name Type Credits Period
23041 - Family Medicine Mandatory 6,0 1st semester
23042 - Paediatrics Mandatory 9,0 1st semester
23043 - Haematology Mandatory 3,0 1st semester
23044 - Psychiatry Mandatory 6,0 1st semester
23049 - Anaesthesiology and Reanimation. Urgent Care and Medical Emergencies Mandatory 3,0 1st semester
23045 - Palliative Care Mandatory 3,0 2nd semester
23046 - Legal Medicine and Toxicology Mandatory 3,0 2nd semester
23047 - Preventive Healthcare and Public Health. Epidemiology Mandatory 6,0 2nd semester
23048 - Geriatrics Mandatory 3,0 2nd semester
23050 - Clinical Pharmacology Mandatory 6,0 2nd semester
23051 - Medical Oncology and Radiotherapy Mandatory 3,0 2nd semester
Sixth year
Name Type Credits Period
23052 - Clinical Rotations: Paediatrics External Academic Placements 6,0 Yearlong
23053 - Clinical Rotations: Obstetrics and Gynaecology External Academic Placements 6,0 Yearlong
23054 - Clinical Rotations: Psychiatry External Academic Placements 6,0 Yearlong
23055 - Clinical Rotations: Surgical Specialties External Academic Placements 12,0 Yearlong
23056 - Clinical Rotations: Internal Medicine Specialties External Academic Placements 12,0 Yearlong
23057 - Clinical Rotations: Family Medicine External Academic Placements 12,0 Yearlong
23058 - Final Degree Project in Medicine Final Degree Project 6,0 2nd semester

Subjects from other courses

The Credit Recognition and Transfer Commission has proposed the subjects from other degree programmes that can be recognised as elective credits on your programme in the 2024-25 academic year. 
Students able to enrol for elective credits on their curriculum may submit an online request to the relevant deans of the faculties where the subjects they would like to take are available.  

Please check the e-services portal for further information.

Calendars and timetables

Available from 08/07/2024