Medicine - Course - Family Medicine

  • Course Code: FAMI501
  • Credits: 9
  • Hours Distribution: (9 Cr)
  • Course Type:  Major Core (MC)

Course Description

This 8 weeks module introduces students to opportunities for community based learning. They are exposed to different clinical situations related to family medicine. The module exposes the students to the unique characteristics of primary health care practice and gives them an opportunity to integrate previous learning experiences with field practice. Students are also exposed to clinical experience in taking focused history and examination skills at a good standard, with the ability to competently diagnose and appropriately manage cases. Prerequisites: PEDT403 Pediatrics, INTM404 Medicine, OBGY401 Obstetrics and Gynecology, SURG402 Surgery.