• Degree: PhD
  • Campus: Beirut
  • Faculty: Medicine
  • Department: Clinical Sciences

Program Description

The credit hours requirements for all Doctorate Degree in different specializations consist of 54 Credit Hours taken as follows: • Mandatory and Elective Courses: 45 Credit Hours • Thesis: 9 Credit Hours Doctor degree in clinical specialties requires, in addition to Master Degree in the specialty, a successful completion of at least two years in a hospital fellowship program in the proposed field of specialization. Learning methods include, in addition to lectures, student centered learning activities, workshops, and clinical training.


Study Plan:

Major Core (MC)

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
SURG901 Surgical Anatomy. 3 (2 lec, 1 lab) MC
SURG902 Pathology for General Surgery 3 (2 lec, 1 lab) MC
SURG903 General Surgery.. 4 (2lec,2Cln) MC
SURG904 Emergency Surgery 4 (1 lec, 3Cln) MC
SURG905 Trauma 3 (1 lec, 2Cln) MC
SURG906 Vascular Surgery. 3 (1 lec, 2Cln) MC
SURG907 Pediatric Surgery. 3 (1 lec, 2Cln) MC
SURG908 PLastic Surgery. 3 (1 lec, 2Cln) MC
SURG909 Oncology 2 (1 lec, 1Cln) MC
SURG910 Head and Neck Surgery 2 (1 lec, 1Cln) MC
SURG911 GIT Surgery 2 (1 lec, 1Cln) MC
SURG912 Hepatobiliary Surgery. 2 (1 lec, 1Cln) MC
SURG913 Colorectal Surgery. 2 (1 lec, 1Cln) MC
SURG914 Operations. 2 (1lec,1 Cln) MC
SURG915 Outpatient Clinics. 2 (2Cln) MC
SURG916 Conferences and Workshops 2 (1 lec, 1Cln) MC

Elective (E)

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
METH801 Medical Ethics 1 1 Cr E
PEDS901 Pediatric Surgery.. 1 (1Cr) E
PLAS915 Plastic Surgery.. 1 (1Cr) E
VASC917 Vascular Surgery.. 1 (1Cr) E