• 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
INTM901 Rheumatology 3 (2 lec, 1 Cln) MC
INTM902 Gastroenterology 4 (2 lec, 2Cln) MC
INTM903 Geriatric 3 (2 lec, 1 Cln) MC
INTM904 Metabolic Disorders 3 (1 lec, 2Cln) MC
INTM905 Hepatology 4 (2lec,2Cln) MC
INTM906 Kidney 4 (2 lec, 2cln) MC
INTM907 Endocrinology 4 (2lec,2Cln) MC
INTM908 Hematology 4 (2lec,2Cln) MC
INTM909 Cardiology for Internal Medicine. 4 (2lec,2Cln) MC
INTM910 Pulmonary Diseases for Internal Medicine. 3 (1 lec, 2Cln) MC
INTM911 Neurology and Psychiatry for Internal Medicine 2 (1 lec, 1Cln) MC
INTM912 Physiology for Internal Medicine 2 (1 lec, 1Cln) MC
INTM913 Pathology for Internal Medicine 2 (1 lec, 1Cln) MC

Elective (E)

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
BOCM801 Biostatistics and Computer Science 1 1 Cr E
MBIO801 Molecular Biology. 1 1 Cr E
METH801 Medical Ethics 1 1 Cr E