July 6, 2020Undergraduate Programme : MBBS 240

INTRODUCTION

The MBBS 240 program is a five-year programme, comprising of two years in the preclinical phase and three years in the clinical phase. The preclinical phase is conducted in a hybrid problem-based method where the students are taught in an integrated system-based approach. The clinical years utilise a combination of discipline and inter-disciplinary structures. Throughout the programme the student is exposed to ethics and professionalism in line with the faculty’s philosophy of inculcating solid scientific foundation imbued with strong humanistic values.

The first three years of training is at the Sungai Buloh Campus while the remaining two years are at Selayang and Teluk Intan campuses. The main hospitals used for clinical training are the Ministry of Health hospitals of Selayang, Sungai Buloh and Teluk Intan. In addition, our own healthcare training centres known collectively as Pusat Pakar Perubatan UiTM (PPUiTM) at both Sungai Buloh and Selayang campuses are also used to complement the teaching and learning activities.

THE CURRICULUM

In Years 1 and 2, the session starts with General module, which runs over 12 weeks, followed by the systems module; musculoskeletal, cardiovascular, respiratory, urinary, haemopoeitic & lymphoid, nervous system, gastrointestinal, endocrine and metabolism, reproductive and communicable disease. Each of the system modules runs between 2 – 8 weeks.

Personal and Professional Development strand is taught throughout Years 1 to 5. Early Clinical Exposure is taught throughout Years 1 and 2. Population Health and Preventive Medicine is progressively introduced in Years 1 to 4.

In Year 3, students will undergo Consolidation of Basic Clinical Methods for 2 weeks, Population Health and Preventive Medicine for 4 weeks, and rotational postings of Medicine, Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine for 8 weeks each.

Year 4 curriculum provides opportunity for students to be exposed to different clinical specialities. Each posting is for 8 weeks duration. Year 5 curriculum concentrates on the consolidation of clinical medicine. Each posting is for 7 weeks duration. Candidates also have the opportunity to undergo Shadow Housemanship of four weeks duration before the Clinical Professional Exam.

Elective module runs over four weeks at the end of Year 2 and five weeks at the end of the Year 3.

ACCOMMODATION

Student residences are available in Sungai Buloh, Selayang and Teluk Intan campuses. To help the medical students cope with the rigour of the medical training, they are all required to stay in these residences.


FACILITIES

The main academic building at Sungai Buloh campus is equipped with all the facilities required for optimal teaching and learning activities. They include lecture halls, seminar rooms, tutorial rooms, laboratories, clinical skill laboratory, medical museum and library. The faculty is also well equipped with the state-of the art research laboratories to support research activities.

There are ample recreational spaces available for extracurricular activities including prayer rooms and student lounges.

There are ample recreational spaces available for extracurricular activities including prayer rooms and student lounges.Essential support services such as counselling, health and dental services are also provided on-site.

All the campuses are accessible via the public transport and the main Sungai Buloh campus is also serviced by a feeder bus connecting it to the Sungai Buloh MRT station.

ENTRY REQUIREMENT :

FOUNDATION / MATRICULATION

Matriculation (Ministry of Education) / Foundation in Sciences UiTM (Asasi Sains UiTM)/ PASUM

  • Minimum CGPA of 3.50 and a minimum of Grade A in Biology and Chemistry; and Grade B+ in Mathematics / Physics
  • AND SPM with Grade B in Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Mathematics/ Additional Mathematics and one other subject
  • Passed Interview AND MUET minimum of Band 3

DIPLOMA

Diploma in Sciences/ Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology / Diploma in Pharmacy/ Diploma in Microbiology from UiTM

  • Minimum CGPA of 3.50
  • AND SPM with Grade B in Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Mathematics/ Additional Mathematics and one other subject
  • Passed Interview AND MUET minimum of Band 3

STPM

KPM Sijil TInggi Pelajaran Malaysia

  • Minimum CGPA of 3.50 and a minimum of Grade A in Biology and Chemistry; and Grade B+ in Mathematics / Physics
  • AND SPM with Grade B in Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Mathematics/ Additional Mathematics and one other subject
  • Passed Interview AND MUET minimum of Band 3


MBBS 2019-2020 Academic Schedule

MED101
GENERAL MODULE 1

MED118
GENERAL MODULE 2

MED102
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM

MED104
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

MED105
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

MED107
URINARY SYSTEM

MED111
ETHICS AND MEDICAL JURISPRUDENCE

MED110
SEMESTER 1 EXAMINATION

MED120
SEMESTER 2 EXAMINATION

MED203
HAEMOPOETIC & LYMPHOID SYSTEM

MED206
GASTROINTESTINAL SYSTEM

MED208
ENDOCRINE & METABOLISM SYSTEM

MED209
NERVOUS SYSTEM

MED212
REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM

MED214
COMMUNICABLE DISEASE

MED215
ELECTIVE I

MED222
ETHICS & MEDICAL JURISPRUDENCE

MED302
MEDICINE

MED302
SURGERY

MED303
OBSTETRICS & GYNAECOLOGY

MED304
PAEDIATRICS & ADOLESCENT MEDICINE

MED305
RURAL HEALTH

MED306
URBAN HEALTH

MED309
POPULATION HEALTH AND PREVENTIVE MEDICINE

MED315
ELECTIVE II

MED333
ETHICS & MEDICAL JURISPRUDENCE

MED401
MEDICINE

MED402
SURGERY

MED407
PRIMARY CARE MEDICINE

MED408
ORTHOPAEDICS

MED409
PSYCHOLOGICAL & BEHAVIOURAL MEDICINE, FORENSIC MEDICINE, OPHTHALMOLOGY, ORL

MED410
POPULATION HEALTH & PREVENTIVE MEDICINE

MED413
ACCIDENT & EMERGENCY

MED414
PSYCHOLOGICAL & BEHAVIOURAL MEDICINE

MED415
SHORT POSTINGS (OPHTHALMOLOGY,
OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY , ANAESTHESIOLOGY, FORENSIC MEDICINE)

MED444
ETHICS &MEDICAL JURISPRUDENCE

MED501
MEDICINE

MED503
OBSTETRICS & GYNAECOLOGY

MED509
PSYCHOLOGICAL & BEHAVIOURAL MEDICINE

MED512
SURGERY

MED513
EMERGENCY MEDICINE

MED514
PAEDIATRICS & ADOLESCENT MEDICINE

MED515
ORTHOPAEDIC

MED555
ETHICS & MEDICAL JURISPRUDENCE

MED599
CLINICAL PROFESSIONAL EXAMINATION

MED600
SHADOW HOUSEMAN

Teaching & Learning Facilities

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