RCSI Bahrain Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland

Junior Cycle

Junior Cycle (3 semesters, 11 modules):

The JC is an introductory integrated course in the clinical application of basic medical science, covering anatomy (including histology and embryology), physiology, biochemistry, pharmacology, behavioural science, and population and evidence-based health. The course content is organised substantially around the systems of the body (e.g. the cardiovascular and respiratory systems).

The programme incorporates a systems-based lecture schedule, supported by tutorials, instruction in basic clinical skills, physiological measurement, anatomical studies and imaging. Elements of the programme, such as histology, are delivered online. A key element of the curriculum gives practical experience through an Early Patient Contact programme where students learn application of basic sciences in the clinical environment and explore the patient experience.


Junior Cycle modules are listed below:

 


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