General information

Academic year: 2021/2022

Level: Bachelor

Type: Bachelor's Degree

ECTS Credits: 414

Length of programme (full time): 6 AÑOS

Mode of delivery: Face-to-face

Level of qualification: Máster (MECES level 3 - EQF level 7)

Model of study: Full-time (42-60 ECTS per school year)

More info: programme website

Language(s) of instruction Spanish


Programme coordinator

Name: JOSÉ JUAN, JIMÉNEZ MOLEÓN / jjmoleon@ugmjWnZP4oQr.es


Faculty of Medicine / Granada campus

Field(s) of education and training (ISCED-F)

  • Medicine (0912)

Main focus

The objective of the Bachelor’s Degree in Medicine is to train professionals who will have an in-depth knowledge of the sciences on which Medicine is based, as specified in Ministerial Order ECI/332/2008.

Competences

1. Recognise the essential elements of the medical profession.
2. Understand their importance for the benefit of patients.
3. Know how to apply the principles of social justice.
4. Develop their professional practice.
5. Update their professional competence.
6. Respect other professionals.
7. Know the structure and normal functioning of the human body.
8. Recognise the bases of normal behaviour and behavioural disorders.
9. Know diseases.
10. Know the causal agents and risk factors of diseases.
11. Know the effects of the development of diseases.
12. Understand therapeutic interventions.
13. Obtain and prepare clinical records.
14. Carry out physical examinations and psychological assessments.
15. Prepare an initial diagnostic judgment.
16. Recognise and treat situations that require immediate care.
17. Establish the diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment of a health problem.
18. Specify the most appropriate therapy for acute and chronic diseases.
19. Establish and propose suitable preventive measures for each clinical situation.
20. Acquire adequate clinical experience in health institutions.
21. Synthesise information related to the problems afflicting patients.
22. Write comprehensible medical histories as well as other types of medical record.
23. Communicate effectively and clearly.
24. Establish good interpersonal communication.
25. Recognise factors that determine good health.
26. Recognise their role in preventive and protective actions against disease.
27. Recognise their role in multi-professional teams.
28. Obtain and use epidemiologic data.
29. Know national and international health organisations and health legislation.
30. Acquire basic training in research activity applied to their work.
31. Know the sources of clinical information.
32. Know how to use information and communication technologies.
33. Maintain and use records containing patient data.
34. Understand the importance and limitations of scientific thinking.

Programme qualification

Name of title awarded in original language

Graduado o Graduada en Medicina por la Universidad de Granada

Qualification requirements

– The student must prove the level B1, in accordance with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
– The student has to complete the ECTS credits of the study program distributed as follows:
Basic Formation (65 ECTS)
Obligatory (274 ECTS)
Optional (15 ECTS)
Practicum (54 ECTS)
Final degree project (6 ECTS)

Access to a regulated profession

Professional Status Medical Doctor

Applicable regulations The profession of medical doctor is regulated in the Resolution by the Spanish Council of Ministers of 14 December 2007 (published in the Official Spanish Gazette, dated 21 December 2007) Order ECI/332/2008, dated 13 February, establishes the requirements for the verification of official university degrees that license graduates to practice the profession of medical doctor.


Programme courses

Course Name Year Period
ADVANCED LIFE SUPPORT: OUT-OF-HOSPITAL EMERGENCIES 5th Year 1st Semester
BASIC PHARMACOLOGY 3rd Year 1st Semester
BASIC PRINCIPLES OF HEALTH AND BIOETHICS RESEARCH 2nd Year 2nd Semester
BIOSTATISTICS 1st Year 1st Semester
CARDIOCIRCULATORY PATHOLOGY 4th Year 1st Semester
CLINICAL EPIDEMIOLOGY 3rd Year 1st Semester
CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY 5th Year 2nd Semester
COMPUTER-BASED STATISTICAL ANALYSIS OF MEDICAL DATA 2nd Year 2nd Semester
CYTOLOGY, INHERITANCE AND HUMAN DEVELOPMENT 1st Year 1st Semester
ENGLISH FOR MEDICINE LEVEL 1 2nd Year 1st Semester
ENGLISH FOR MEDICINE LEVEL 2 2nd Year 2nd Semester
EVOLUTIONARY PSYCHIATRY 4th Year 1st Semester
FOETAL MEDICINE 5th Year 1st Semester
FUNDAMENTALS OF INTERNAL MEDICINE 1 2nd Year 2nd Semester
FUNDAMENTALS OF INTERNAL MEDICINE 2 3rd Year 1st Semester
FUNDAMENTALS OF SURGERY AND ANAESTHETICS 3rd Year 1st Semester
GENERAL AND SPECIAL PATHOLOGICAL ANATOMY 3rd Year 1st Semester
GENERAL BIOCHEMISTRY 1st Year 1st Semester
GENERAL PHYSIOLOGY 1st Year 1st Semester
GERIATRIC MEDICINE: LEARNING BASED ON RESOLUTION OF CLINICAL CASES 5th Year 1st Semester
GYNAECOLOGY 5th Year 2nd Semester
HISTORY OF MEDICINE 3rd Year 2nd Semester
HOSPITAL EMERGENCIES 6th Year 2nd Semester
HUMAN ANATOMY 1 1st Year 1st Semester
HUMAN ANATOMY 2 1st Year 2nd Semester
HUMAN ANATOMY 3 2nd Year 1st Semester
INMUNOLOGY 1st Year 2nd Semester
LEGAL AND FORENSIC MEDICINE AND TOXICOLOGY 5th Year 2nd Semester
MEDICAL BIOCHEMISTRY 1st Year 2nd Semester
MEDICAL COMMUNICATION 2nd Year 2nd Semester
MEDICAL HISTOLOGY OF BODILY APPARATUS AND SYSTEMS 2nd Year 1st Semester
MEDICAL HISTOLOGY OF STEM CELLS AND BODY TISSUE 1st Year 2nd Semester
MEDICAL IMAGING AND INSTRUMENTATION 2nd Year 1st Semester
MEDICAL PATHOLOGY 6th Year 2nd Semester
MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGY 1 2nd Year 1st Semester
MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGY 2 2nd Year 2nd Semester
MEDICAL PSYCHOLOGY 2nd Year 1st Semester
MEDICAL REHABILITATION 5th Year 1st Semester
MEDICAL SEXOLOGY 5th Year 1st Semester
MEDICAL-SURGICAL DERMATOLOGY AND SEXUALLY-TRANSMITTED DISEASES 4th Year 2nd Semester
MICROBIOLOGICAL DIAGNOSIS OF INFECTION AMONG TRAVELLERS AND IMMIGRANTS 4th Year 1st Semester
MICROBIOLOGY AND MEDICAL PARASITOLOGY 3rd Year 2nd Semester
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY 1st Year 2nd Semester
OBSTETRICS AND GYNAECOLOGY 6th Year 2nd Semester
OBSTETRICS. CLINICAL GENETICS 5th Year 1st Semester
OPHTHALMOLOGY 4th Year 1st Semester
OTOLARYNGOLOGY (E.N.T.) 4th Year 1st Semester
PAEDIATRICS AND PAEDIATRIC SURGERY 1 5th Year 1st Semester
PAEDIATRICS AND PAEDIATRIC SURGERY 2 5th Year 2nd Semester
PALLIATIVE CARE 4th Year 1st Semester
PATHOLOGIES OF THE ENDOCRINE SYSTEM AND OF THE METABOLISM, FAMILY MEDICINE 5th Year 1st Semester
PATHOLOGY OF OSTEOARTHRITIS AND SYSTEMIC DISEASES 5th Year 2nd Semester
PATHOLOGY OF THE DIGESTIVE SYSTEM AND ABDOMINAL WALL 3rd Year 2nd Semester
PATHOLOGY OF THE NERVOUS SYSTEM AND GERIATRICS 4th Year 2nd Semester
PATHOLOGY OF THE URINARY SYSTEM AND INFECTIOUS DISEASES 4th Year 2nd Semester
PEDIATRICS 6th Year 2nd Semester
PHYSIOLOGY OF EXERCISE 2nd Year 1st Semester
PREVENTIVE MEDICINE AND PUBLIC HEALTH 5th Year 1st Semester
PRIMARY HEALTH CARE 6th Year 2nd Semester
PRIMARY HEALTH CARE FOR SOLVING HEALTH PROBLEMS 4th Year 1st Semester
PSYCHIATRY 3rd Year 2nd Semester
Psychiatry in Clinical Practice 6th Year 2nd Semester
RADIOLOGY AND PHYSICAL MEDICINE 4th Year 2nd Semester
RESPIRATORY PATHOLOGY, ONCOLOGY AND HAEMATOLOGY 4th Year 1st Semester
SURGICAL PATHOLOGY 6th Year 2nd Semester
TISSUE ENGINEERING 2nd Year 2nd Semester
UNDERGRADUATE DISSERTATION 6th Year

Admission information

Access to Bachelor’s Degree programmes is granted to students with the following degrees/ diplomas or studies, or any other recognized as equivalent to these:
A.1. Spanish Bachiller, European Baccalaureate or International Baccalaureate.
A.2. Baccalaureate from European Union Member States’ education systems or other countries withinternational agreements.
A.3. Advanced Technician in Vocational Training, Advanced Technician in Plastic Arts and Design orAdvanced Technician in Sports Education, from the Spanish Education System.
A.4.Studies carried out in European Union Member States or in other countries with international reciprocal agreements which meet the academic requirements in those States to access their university studyprogrammes.
A.5. Official Spanish university degrees of Diplomado, Arquitecto Técnico, Ingeniero Técnico, Licenciado, Arquitecto, Ingeniero, Graduado or Máster Universitario.
A.6. Partial (foreign or Spanish) university studies.

Access to Bachelor’s Degree programmes is also possible for:
B.1. People over twenty-five after successfully passing a specific access test.
B.2. People over forty with work or professional experience related to a university field of knowledge.
B.3. People over forty-five after successfully passing a specific access test.

Likewise, access to Bachelor’s Degree programmes is granted to:
C.1. People meeting the requirements to enter university according to the Spanish Education Systemregulations prior to Ley Orgánica 8/2013, of December 9.

General regulations

Grading scale
In the Spanish university system, modules/courses are graded on a scale of 0 to 10 points with the following qualitative equivalence:
0-4,9: «suspenso»; 5-6,9: «aprobado»; 7-8,9: «notable»; 9-10: «sobresaliente». A special mention, «Matrícula de Honor» may be granted to up to 5% of the students in a group provided they have got a «sobresaliente». To pass a module/course is necessary to get at least 5 points.
In cases of recognition of ECTS, professional experience, cultural or sports activities, or student representation no grading will be recorded but, where appropriate, the word «Apto».

 

UGR Examination Regulations
https://docencia.ugr.es/sites/vic/docencia/public/inline-files/Normativa_de_evaluacion_y_calificacion_EN.pdf

 

More info on academic regulations at: 

https://ugrcat.ugr.es/en/about-ugr/#regulations

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