Title:                                Introduction to Clinical Medicine I

Code:MED 311

Duration:32 weeks (2 courses each 16 hours)

Credit hours:6 credit hours

Distribution of hours:2 theory + 4 practical

Intended students:Phase II, MD 1 students of UCM

Pre requisite:Students admitted to MD 1 should pass Premed II

Introduction to Clinical Medicine I is a longitudinal course that provide the student with the basic knowledge and clinical skills to practice medicine. The course will emphasise on the art of history building and physical examination skills. It teaches the student the art of communicating with the patient, building a history over several sessions then teaches him physical examination skills system by system.