• 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.

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 (1Lec,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
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