• Degree: PhD
  • Campus: Beirut
  • Faculty: Medicine
  • Department: Basic Medical 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
MPHY901 Advanced Cardiovascular Physiology 4 (3lec,1lab) MC
MPHY902 Advanced Respiratory Physiology 3 (2Lec,1Lab) MC
MPHY903 Advanced Blood Physiology 3 (2Lec,1Lab) MC
MPHY904 Advanced Neurophysiology 3 (2Lec,1Lab) MC
MPHY905 Advanced Endocrine and Reproduction 3 (3 lec) MC
MPHY906 Advanced Renal Physiology 3 (3 lec) MC
MPHY907 Advanced Gastrointestinal Physiology 3 (3Lec) MC
MPHY908 Liver and Reticuloendothelial Physiology 3 (3 lec) MC
MPHY909 Laboratory Research Methods 3 (3lec) MC
MPHY910 Seminars I. 3 (2Lec,1Lab) MC
MPHY911 Seminars II. 3 (2Lec,1Lab) MC
MPHY912 Tutorial Classes1 4 (3 lec, 1 lab) MC
MPHY913 Tutorial Classes II 4 (3lec,1lab) MC

Elective (E)

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
BGEN901 Basic Genetics 1 (1Cr) E
BIMM901 Basic Immunology. 1 (1Cr) E
PHYG901 Physiology of the Elderly 1 (1Cr) E
PHYN901 Physiology of the Newborn 1 (1Cr) E