The Bachelors of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery program trains students to become competent doctors with the necessary skills, knowledge, and attitude to succeed in a dynamic environment. The program offers a comprehensive approach to healthcare that is balanced between preventive, promotive, curative, and rehabilitative healthcare in a primary healthcare or community setting.
Grade Twelve School Certificate or GCE with 5 credits or better, four of which must be English Language, Mathematics, Biology and Science
Structure of the program - In partnership with UNZA
Medicine Program - 5 Years
Duration: 5 years
|Year 1 – Teaching and Learning Plan||18 Credits|
|Basic and Applied Human Anatomy and Development||5|
|Basic and Applied Physiology||5|
|Medical Biochemistry and Genetics||2|
|Immunology & General Microbiology||2|
|Community Based Education & First Aid||2|
|Behavioural Science s & Communication Skills in Medical Practice (20 Weeks)||2|
|Year 2 – Teaching and Learning Plan||19 Credits|
|Pharmacology & Therapeutics||4|
|Community Based Education & Scientific Method||2|
|Clinical Methods and Skills Lab||2|
|Year 3 – Teaching and Learning Plan||18 Credits|
|Internal Medicine I||4|
|Obstetrics & Gynaecology||4|
|Paediatrics & Child Health I||4|
|Communications Skills, Professionalism, & Health Care Ethics||2|
|Year 4 – Teaching and Learning Plan||18 Credits|
|Internal Medicine II||4|
|Forensic Medicine & Medical Jurisprudence||4|
|Psychiatry & Mental Health||4|
|Year 5 – Teaching and Learning Plan||16 Credits|
|Internal Medicine III||4|
|Obstetrics & Gynaecology II||4|
|Paediatrics & Child Health II||4|
Upon completion of 3 years of basic sciences curriculum, students to get involved directly in the study and care of patients in hospitals, with other team members.
|Internal Medicine||30 Weeks|
|General Surgery||30 Weeks|
|Obstetrics & Gynaecology||20 Weeks|
|Community Medicine||10 Weeks|
Students to Texila American University (TAU) are selected on the basis of their academic, personal, and extracurricular abilities. Each student will be assessed based on the educational background, age, and intended course of study. Additionally, students must have the intellectual, physical, and emotional capacities to meet the requirements of a successful medical career.
TAU-Zambia's intensive medical program requires students who are intellectually and emotionally prepared to take on the stress of studying medicine with a view to becoming global doctors.
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