School of Medicine in English offers a 6-year program for high school/secondary school graduates (both Polish citizens and foreigners). The program adapted to the EU standards offers over 5700 hours of education in the scope of general medicine, pre-clinical and clinical courses. The graduates are awarded the MD degree and are provided with a medical diploma recognised in the European Union, U.S.A., Canada as well as most other countries of the world.
The program is based on requirements which are obligatory for the Polish medical higher education institutions and is adequate to EU standards. The number of semesters and the total number of ECTS points comply with Regulation of the Minister of Science and Higher Education dated May 9, 2012 (Journal of Laws of 2012. Pos. 631) and create the appropriate framework for the implementation of the intended learning outcomes.
The students are supposed to choose 9 optional courses which are divided into two groups:
The program consists of 6 years (12 semesters) which include pre-clinical subjects: anatomy, biochemistry, biophysics, physiology with cytophysiology, histology with embryology and basics of cell biology, microbiology, pathophysiology, pharmacology, toxicology and many others as well as clinical subjects: internal medicine, pediatrics, surgery, gynecology and obstetrics, psychiatry, family medicine, emergency medicine, neurology, oncology, otolaryngology, ophthalmology, infectious diseases and others.
The dimension, principles as well as form of apprenticeship at the Faculty of Medicine are determined in accordance with the Regulation of the Minister of Science and Higher Education dated May 9, 2012. (OJ. from 2012. Pos. 631).
Practical clinical teaching during 6th year includes the courses in clinics or hospital wards in the scope of such activities as:
As far as summer internship program is concerned, it should take place in the enterprises of therapeutic entity and include the improvement of professional skills in such fields as: