NOVA Medical School | Faculdade de Ciências Médicas

Integrated Master Degree in Medicine

Cycle

Primeiro e segundo ciclos

Degree

Mestre

Coordinator

Prof. Doutora Maria Teresa Neto

Education objectives

At the end of the degree students must acquire the skills needed for the exercise of his profession such as: data collection in various clinical situations, development of clinical reasoning in order to proceed to the formulation of provisional and definitive diagnoses, clinical decision making.

 

Develop and deepen skills of autonomy, to allow a careful selection of life-long learning pathways.

 

Develop skills in clinical research, particularly in formulating and conducting studies and reporting the results to the scientific and general community.

 

Degree pre-requisites

To obtain the degree in Master of Medicine is necessary to have 360 ECTS in science areas below and the public discussion of the written dissertation on the 6th year internship.

 

Scientific areas that must be fulfilled to obtain the degree or diploma:

Teaching and Research Areas(AEI)

Acronym

Credits

Mandatory

Optional

Surgery and human morphology

CMH

61

 

Clinical Medicine

MC

93,5

 

Women, children and adolescent´s Medicine

MMIA

42

 

Genetics, human toxicology and oncology

GOTH

17

 

Cellular and molecular Medicine

MCM

31

 

Functional sciences and therapeutic targets

CFAT

40

 

Populations health

SP

57,5

 

To define annually

 

 

18

Total

 

342

18

Access to other courses

 

Structure

1st Year - 1st semester
Code Name ECTS
11105 Tissues, cells and molecules 13
11106 Introduction to Medicine 3,5
11103 Anatomy 13
11104 Basic Life Support 0,5
1st Year - 2nd semester
Code Name ECTS
11109 Physiology 12
11108 Genetics 4
11107 Nutrition and Metabolism 11
Options
11162 Developmental Biology 3
11114 History of Medicine 3
11113 Biomedicine: Historical Perspective 3
11115 Foreign Language - English 3
11117 Informatics and Applications of Medical Informatics 3
11110 Regional Anatomy I - Thorax, Abdomen, Pelvis, Perineum 3
11111 Family, Health and illness: the repetition in families 3
1st to 6th Year - 1st and 2nd semester
Code Name ECTS
Options
11197 Research Project 3
2nd Year - 1st semester
Code Name ECTS
11121 Principles of Neuroscience 8
11120 Pathophysiology and Therapeutic Targets I 8
11118 Pathology 10
11119 General Pharmacology 4
2nd Year - 2nd semester
Code Name ECTS
11123 Clinical Imagiology and Anatomy 8
11124 Introduction to Clinical Practice 11
11122 Pathophysiology and Therapeutic Targets II 8
Options
11128 Regional Anatomy II - Head, neck, dorsum and limbs 3
3rd Year
Code Name ECTS
11160 Laboratory Medicine 4
11159 Internal Medicine 15
11158 Public Health, epidemiology and statistics 8
11157 Medicine and Society 4
11156 General Surgery 15
11154 Infection: Etiology, Pathogenesis and Therapeutical Bases 7
11155 Immunology 4
3rd Year - 2nd semester
Code Name ECTS
Options
11234 Value-Based Health Care 3
2nd and 3rd Year - 2nd semester
Code Name ECTS
Options
11164 Sports Medicine 3
11170 Sign Language 3
11168 Introduction to Regenerative Medicine 3
11131 Ethics and Biomedicine 3
4th Year
Code Name ECTS
11185 Gynecology and Obstetrics 8
11186 Medical and Surgical Specialties I 15
11187 Patient with Infection 4
11188 Medical and Surgical Specialties II 15
11189 Introducion to Pediatrics and Health in Adolescence 8
11190 Elderly Patient 4
11184 Medical Psychology and Behavioural Medicine 3
4th Year - 2nd semester
Code Name ECTS
Options
11112 Data Management and Statistical Analysis 3
11214 Narrative Medicine 3
11203 Introduction to Medical Sexology 3
11171 Ethics and HealthCare 3
11202 Clinical Genetics 3
11181 Immunoallergy 3
11195 Advanced Basis of Medical Imaging 3
11138 Genetics and Public Health 3
11134 Molecular and Clinical Diabetology 3
2nd, 3rd and 4th Year - 2nd semester
Code Name ECTS
Options
11169 Evolutionary Medicine 3
11200 Introduction to scientific writing and publication 3
11130 Molecular Alterations in Cancer 3
5th Year
Code Name ECTS
11211 Pediatrics 8
11208 Psychiatry 8
11207 Molecular Mechanisms of Disease 3
11210 Rational Prescription of Medicines 3
11212 Medical and Surgical Specialties III 24
11213 Patient with cancer 3
11209 General Practice 8
5th Year - 2nd semester
Code Name ECTS
Options
11231 Clinical Echocardiography 3
11221 Pain 3
11219 Pediatric palliative care 3
11218 Medical Management 3
11194 Electrocardiography and Cardiac Arrythmology 3
11217 Clinical pharmacology 3
11220 Occupational health 3
2nd to 5th Year - 2nd semester
Code Name ECTS
Options
11227 Human and Genetic Toxology 3
11230 Translational Research Methodologies 3
3rd to 5th Year - 2nd semester
Code Name ECTS
Options
11233 Medicine 4.0 3
11232 Medical Devices 3
11182 Tele-Health & Health Information Technologies in Public Health 3
11135 Global Health 3
4th and 5th Year - 2nd semester
Code Name ECTS
Options
11201 Clinical Pathology Cases Writing 3
11228 Clinical Research Methods 3
11226 The Laboratory in Autoimmune Diseases 3
11215 Legal medicine and forensic sciences 3
11216 Introduction to Travel Medicine 3
11192 Innovative Immunotherapies 3
11196 Psychosocial Assessment and Psychotherapies in Medicine 3
6th Year
Code Name ECTS
11161 Internship 54
11146 Pediatrics (Clinical Practice) 7
11147 Mental Health (Clinical Practice) 6
11149 Preparation to Clinical Pratice 3
11144 Medicine (Clinical pratice) 9
11145 General and Family Medicine (Clinical Practice) 6
11143 Obstetrics and Gynecology (clinical practice) 6
11142 Surgery (Clinical practice) 8
6th Year - 2nd semester
Code Name ECTS
Options
11199 Hospital management and transitional care of chronic disease 3
11235 Omic Approaches and Movement Analysis on Identifying Biomarkers 3
11133 Doente crítico 3
11132 Emergency and Catastrophe Medicine 3
11151 Trauma 3
11140 Elective Clinical Rotation 3