Bachelor'S Degree in Medicine

University center Facultad de Medicina
Credit framework
  • Total credits: 360
  • Optional credits: 15

First academic year

First semester
Course Course type Credits
Human Anatomy 1 Core course 6
Biostatistics Core course 6
General Biochemistry Core course 6
Cytology, Inheritance and Human Development Core course 6
General Physiology Core course 6
Second semester
Course Course type Credits
Human Anatomy 2 Core course 8
Molecular Biology Compulsory course 3
Medical Biochemistry Compulsory course 9
Medical Histology of Stem Cells and Body Tissue Core course 6
Inmunology Compulsory course 4

Second academic year

First semester
Course Course type Credits
Human Anatomy 3 Core course 9
Physiology of Exercise Elective course 3
Medical Physiology 1 Compulsory course 6
Medical Histology of Bodily Apparatus and Systems Core course 6
Medical Imaging and Instrumentation Elective course 3
English for Medicine Level 1 Elective course 6
Medical Psychology Core course 6
Second semester
Course Course type Credits
Computer-Based Statistical Analysis of Medical Data Elective course 3
Fundamentals of Internal Medicine 1 Compulsory course 9
Medical Communication Compulsory course 6
Medical Physiology 2 Compulsory course 6
Basic Principles of Health and Bioethics Research Compulsory course 6
Tissue Engineering Elective course 3
English for Medicine Level 2 Elective course 6

Third academic year

First semester
Course Course type Credits
General and Special Pathological Anatomy Compulsory course 8
Fundamentals of Internal Medicine 2 Compulsory course 6
Clinical Epidemiology Elective course 3
Basic Pharmacology Compulsory course 7
Fundamentals of Surgery and Anaesthetics Compulsory course 6
Second semester
Course Course type Credits
History of Medicine Compulsory course 6
Microbiology and Medical Parasitology Compulsory course 9
Pathology of the Digestive System and Abdominal Wall Compulsory course 9
Psychiatry Compulsory course 6

Fourth academic year

First semester
Course Course type Credits
Primary Health Care for Solving Health Problems Elective course 3
Palliative Care Elective course 3
Microbiological Diagnosis of Infection among Travellers and Immigrants Elective course 3
Ophthalmology Compulsory course 6
Otolaryngology (E.N.T.) Compulsory course 6
Cardiocirculatory Pathology Compulsory course 6
Respiratory Pathology, Oncology and Haematology Compulsory course 9
Evolutionary Psychiatry Elective course 3
Second semester
Course Course type Credits
Medical-Surgical Dermatology and Sexually-Transmitted Diseases Compulsory course 6
Pathology of the Urinary System and Infectious Diseases Compulsory course 8
Pathology of the Nervous System and Geriatrics Compulsory course 6
Radiology and Physical Medicine Compulsory course 10

Fifth academic year

First semester
Course Course type Credits
Foetal Medicine Elective course 3
Geriatric Medicine: Learning Based on Resolution of Clinical Cases Elective course 3
Preventive Medicine and Public Health Compulsory course 9
Obstetrics. Clinical Genetics Compulsory course 5
Pathologies of the Endocrine System and of the Metabolism, Family Medicine Compulsory course 7
Paediatrics and Paediatric Surgery 1 Compulsory course 6
Medical Rehabilitation Elective course 3
Medical Sexology Elective course 3
Advanced Life Support: Out-of-Hospital Emergencies Elective course 3
Second semester
Course Course type Credits
Clinical Pharmacology Compulsory course 3
Gynaecology Compulsory course 6
Legal and Forensic Medicine and Toxicology Compulsory course 9
Pathology of Osteoarthritis and Systemic Diseases Compulsory course 7
Paediatrics and Paediatric Surgery 2 Compulsory course 5

Sixth academic year

First semester
Course Course type Credits
Primary Health Care Compulsory course 11
Obstetrics and Gynaecology Compulsory course 5
Medical Pathology Compulsory course 12
Surgical Pathology Compulsory course 11
Pediatrics Compulsory course 5
Psychiatry in Clinical Practice Compulsory course 5
Hospital Emergencies Compulsory course 5
Second semester
Course Course type Credits
Primary Health Care Compulsory course 11
Obstetrics and Gynaecology Compulsory course 5
Medical Pathology Compulsory course 12
Surgical Pathology Compulsory course 11
Pediatrics Compulsory course 5
Psychiatry in Clinical Practice Compulsory course 5
Hospital Emergencies Compulsory course 5
Undergraduate Dissertation Compulsory course 6