• Degree: Bachelor
  • Campus: Beirut
  • Faculty: Medicine
  • Department: Medicine

Program Description

Academic Program The Faculty offers a Bachelor Degree in Medicine and Surgery (M.B.B.Ch) where the standard duration of the program is six years delivered in 12 semesters. The program is characterized by being student centered, outcome competency based, integrated, systems-based, and provide early introduction to clinical practice.

Programme Outcomes The medical programme is based on outcome competencies and the medical graduate profile (MGF). The outcome competencies and related curriculum learning objectives were bench-marked with the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME), however, the content and delivery of the programme was adapted to the culture, beliefs and health care system in Lebanon.


Study Plan:

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
First Semester
BLAW001 Human Rights 1 (1 lec) UMC
COHD203 Health and Disease 7 (7 Cr) MC
ENGL001 English Language 2 (2 Lec) UMC
FABL201 Life Cycle 5 (5 Cr) MC
Second Semester
ARAB001 Arabic Language 2 (2Lec) UMC
HEMA204 Hematology 3 (3 Cr) MC
LOCO202 Locomotor System 9 (9 Cr) MC
------- Student Selected Components 1 (1 Cr) UEC
Third Semester
CARD205 Cardiovascular System 7 (7 Cr) MC
RESP207 Respiratory System 5 (5 Cr) MC
------- Student Selected Components 4 (4 Cr) UEC
Fourth Semester
GITN206 Gastrointestinal System 7 (7 Cr) MC
RENR208 Endocrine and reproductive I 7 (7 Cr) MC
------- Student Selected Components 4 (4 Cr) UEC
Fifth Semester
NESC303 Neurosciences 8 (8 Cr) MC
USRP301 Urinary System & Reproductive System 2 6 (6 Cr) MC
Sixth Semester
IPEH308 Interprofessional Education for Health Care 1 1 MC
MSYS302 Multisystem 1 7 (7 Cr) MC
MSYS304 Multisystem 2 7 (7 Cr) MC
REPG306 Research Project 3 (3 Cr) MC
Seventh Semester
INTM404 Medicine 1 9 (9 Cr) MC
OBGY401 Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 (9 Cr) MC
PEDT403 Pediatrics 1 9 (9 Cr) MC
SURG402 Surgery 1 9 (9 Cr) MC
Eighth Semester
INTM404 Medicine 1 9 (9 Cr) MC
OBGY401 Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 (9 Cr) MC
PEDT403 Pediatrics 1 9 (9 Cr) MC
SURG402 Surgery 1 9 (9 Cr) MC
Ninth Semester
FAMI501 Family Medicine 9 (9 Cr) MC
INTM504 Medicine 2 9 (9 Cr) MC
NEPS502 Neurology & Psychiatry 9 (9 Cr) MC
SURG503 Surgery 2 9 (9 Cr) MC
Tenth Semester
FAMI501 Family Medicine 9 (9 Cr) MC
INTM504 Medicine 2 9 (9 Cr) MC
NEPS502 Neurology & Psychiatry 9 (9 Cr) MC
SURG503 Surgery 2 9 (9 Cr) MC
Eleventh Semester
NEPS601 Neurology & Psychiatry 9 (9 Cr) MC
SMED602 Medicine 4 & Surgery 3 9 (9 Cr) MC
SUME603 Elective 1 9 (9 Cr) MC
SUME604 Elective 2 9 (9 Cr) MC
Twelfth Semester
NEPS601 Neurology & Psychiatry 9 (9 Cr) MC
SMED602 Medicine 4 & Surgery 3 9 (9 Cr) MC
SUME603 Elective 1 9 (9 Cr) MC
SUME604 Elective 2 9 (9 Cr) MC

University Requirement Courses

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Type
ARAB001 Arabic Language 2 (2Cr.:2Lec) Mandatory
BLAW001 Human Rights 1 1 Lec. Mandatory
ENGL001 ENGLISH LANGUAGE 2 (2Cr.:2Lec) Mandatory
ARCH001 PHOTOGRAPHY 2 1Lec Elective
ARCH002 HISTORY OF ARTS 1 1Lec Elective
ARCH003 INTRODUCTION TO MUSIC 2 2Lec Elective
BIOL001 Issues in Substance Abuse 2 (2crs.: 2lec.) Elective
BIOL002 Global Warming 2 (2crs.: 2lec.) Elective
BLAW003 Introduction to Law 2 2 Lec. Elective
BLAW004 Principles of Commercial Law 2 2 Lec. Elective
BLAW005 Principles of Maritime Law 1 1 Lec. Elective
BLAW006 Principles of Labor Law 1 1 Lec. Elective
BLAW007 Law of Professional Practices 1 1 Lec. Elective
BLAW008 Intellectual Property Rights 1 1 Lec. Elective
BLAW009 Citizenship and Foreigners Status 1 1 Lec. Elective
CMPS001 Mobile Applications Development 2 (2crs.: 2lab.) Elective
CMPS002 New Trends in Computer Technology 2 (2crs.: 2lec.) Elective
COME001 Control Of Acoustical Noise Pollution 2 (2Crs.:2Lec) Elective
COMP007 Website Development 2 (2Crs.:2Lec,0Lab) Elective
COMP008 Programming basics 2 (2Crs.:2Lec,0Lab) Elective
ENGL001 ENGLISH LANGUAGE 2 (2Cr.:2Lec) Elective
ENVI001 Water Resources 2 (2crs.: 2lec.) Elective
ENVI002 Natural Hazards 2 (2crs.: 2lec.) Elective
ENVI003 Meteorology Today 2 (2crs.: 2lec.) Elective
ENVI004 Environmental Issues in Lebanon 2 (2crs.: 2lec.) Elective
ENVI007 Man and Environment 2 (2crs.: 2lec.) Elective
FREN001 LANGUE FRANÇAISE I 2 (2Crs.:2Lec) Elective
HESC001 Topics in Addiction 2 2Lec, 0Lab, 0Tut Elective
HIST001 HISTORY OF LEBANON 1 (1Cr.:1Lec) Elective
HSSC001 History of Science 2 (2crs.: 2lec.) Elective
MATH005 Introduction To Statistics 2 (2crs.: 2lec.) Elective
MCOM001 MASS COMMUNICATION & SOCIETY 1 (1Cr.:1Lec) Elective
NURS002 DISASTER MANAGEMENT 2 2Lec, 0Lab, 0Tut Elective
NURS003 CULTURE AND HEALTH 1 1Lec, 0Lab, 0Tut Elective
NURS004 TIME MANAGEMENT 2 2Lec, 0Lab, 0Tut Elective
NURS005 HEALTH PROMOTION 1 1Lec, 0Lab, 0Tut Elective
NUTR001 PRINCIPLES OF NUTRITION 2 2Lec, 0Lab, 0Tut Elective
NUTR002 PRINCIPLES OF FOOD SAFETY 1 1Lec, 0Lab, 0Tut Elective
NUTR003 NUTRITION OF THE YOUTH 2 2Lec, 0Lab, 0Tut Elective
PHTH001 STRETCHING 2 2Lec, 0Lab, 0Tut Elective
PHTH002 BODY ERGONOMICS 2 2Lec, 0Lab, 0Tut Elective
PHYS002 Physics for Everyday Life 2 (2crs.: 2lec.) Elective
PHYS006 Introduction to Astronomy 2 (2crs.: 2lec.) Elective
PLSC001 Principles of Political Science 1 1 Lec. Elective
POWE001 Electric Safety 2 (2Crs.:2Lec, 0Lab) Elective
SCTH001 التفكير العلمي 2 (2crs.: 2lec.) Elective
SOCI001 INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY & PSYCHOLOGY 2 (2Cr.:2Lec) Elective