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Teaching and learning methods during the study at NVU Medical School
- Inter-active lectures, seminars, workshops;
- Bedside teaching;
- Use of simulators and relevant software at Clinical skills lab;
- Playing patient’s or doctor’s roles;
- Laboratory teaching;
- Participation in research;
- Night calls.
Evaluation of students’ knowledge and skills is performed by oral exams, MCQ tests, OSCE, portfolio and presentations.
Graduates will acquire the following competencies:
- Carry out a consultation with a patient;
- Assess clinical presentations, order investigations, make differential diagnoses, and negotiate a management plan;
- Provide immediate care of medical emergencies, including First Aid and resuscitation;
- Prescribe drugs;
- Carry out practical procedures;
- Communicate effectively in a medical context;
- Apply ethical and legal principles in medical practice;
- Assess psychological and social aspects of a patient's illness;
- Apply the principles, skills and knowledge of evidence-based medicine;
- Use information and information technology effectively in a medical context;
- Apply scientific principles, method and knowledge to medical practice and Research;
- Promote health, engage with population health issues and work effectively in a health care system.