In this post,
we will discuss MBBS Course and Curriculum for Marine City Medical College.
Academic Courses the College offers five years of MBBS courses and one-year internship training in Marine City Medical College Hospital (MCMCH) As required by the Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council leading to an MBBS degree from the University of Chittagong. The academic session starts from January of each year or as suggested by the Government of Bangladesh.
Professional MBBS Course spanned during the first one and half years (January to July of the next year of the five-year course. Divided into three terms of equal duration (each extending 6 months), the subject taught during this period is Human Anatomy (650 hours). Human Physiology (380 hours), and Medical Biochemistry (270 hours), and community Medicine (70 hours). Forms of instructions include lectures, tutorials, demonstrations, practical classes, seminars, symposiums, and field visits.
the Professional MBBS Course spans for one year after the completion of the First Professional course. That is it extends up to two and half years of the five-year course. The subjects taught during this period are Community Medicine (220 hours), Forensic Medicine (180 hours). Forms of instructions include lectures, tutorials, demonstrations, practical classes, seminars, symposiums, and field visits.
the professional MBBS course spans one year after the completion of the Second Professional course. That is it extends up to three and half years of the five-year course. The subjects thought during this period are Pathology (270 hours), Microbiology (220 hours), and Pharmacology & Therapeutics (210 hours). Forms of instructions include lecture, tutorial, demonstration, practical classes, item, and term final, formative assessment.
Professional MBBS Course spans one and half years after the completion of the third Professional course. That is it extends up to the end of the five-year course. The subjects include Medicine and allied subjects like Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Cardiology, Skin, Oncology, etc. Surgery and its allied subjects like ENT, Eye, Orthopedics, Obstetrics & Gynaecology. Medicine includes lectures and tutorials for 252 hours and ward duties for 1248 hours (52 weeks x6 days x4 hours daily). Surgery includes lectures ad tutorials for 347 hours and ward duties for 1248 hours (52 weeks x4 days x4 hours daily). Obstetrics & Gynecology including lectures and tutorials for 114 hours and wad duties for 386 hours (total of 500 hours).
Organization of the Five Year MBBS course:
B. Internship Training Students who successfully pass through the Final Professional MBBS require to undergo one year of compulsory internship training in a BMDC recognized hospital, which of course includes Marine City Medical College Hospital. It is a prerequisite for each medical graduate to be a BMDC recognized registered doctor and thus achieve the legal status of providing health care service and prescribing medicine. Marine City Medical College Hospital has developed the full facility to design a fully structured and supervised training to develop the necessary skill and attitudes to deal with common health problems, to work in any hospital and community environment. The trainees are entitled to and receive appropriate subsistence allowance/honorarium during the internship. An internship certificate mentioning the performance will be issued by the hospital. Academic authority at the end of the training should be approved.
In course examinations, Regular study, and following the classes are indispensable for passing through the vast curriculum of the MBBS course. To confirm the course and achieve high standards regular periodic class tests, assignments, item, card final, and term final examinations are conducted by each department. The card final and term final examination try to mimic the university conducted professional examinations (discussed below). 10% of the marks of written examination of each paper of each subject in the professional examinations allocated to the scores obtained from in-course evaluations and class attendants known as formative marks. Only those students, who would acquire at least 60% marks in-course evaluations and attend a minimum of 75% of the classes, allow to sit in the professional examination. professional MBBS course spans for one and half years after the
Professional Examination MBBS Course and Curriculum for Marine City Medical College
The professional Examination During the five years of the MBBS course, the University of Chittagong conducts four Professional examinations.
1.5 years: 1st Professional Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry.
2.5 years: 2nd Professional Community Medicine, Forensic Medicine.
3.5 years: 3rd Professional Pharmacology & therapeutics, Pathology, Microbiology.
5 years: Final Professional Surgery & subject, Medicine & allied subject, Gynecology & Obstetrics.
Professional examination starts in
The 1st week of May and the 2nd week of November Subjects with marks allocated for different professional examinations are as follows:
In the 1st Professional examination in the same vein 2nd Professional examination Anatomy, 500 Marks Community Medicine 300 Marks Physiology 400 Marks Forensic Medicine 300 Marks Biochemistry 400 Marks Total- 600 Marks Total- 1300 Marks also, In the 3rd Professional examination Pathology 500 Marks Microbiology 400 Marks Pharmacology & Therapeutics 400 Marks Total- 1300 Marks in the Final Professional examination Medicine 500 Marks Surgery 500 Marks Gynecology & Obstetrics 500 Marks Total- 1500 Marks Pass Mark is 60% in each written, Oral & Practical/Clinical Exam, Separately. Marks and pattern of questions in written Examination in each distributed. As 10% of the marks of the written examination of each paper of each subject allocated for formative assessment. 20% allocated for MCQ, and 70% for SAQ (except in community medicine).
There are separate Answer scripts for the MCQ examination. 20 MCQ questions for each written paper. Each question has got five stems. To clarify, time allocation is 30 minutes for 20 MCQ questions, and 2 and 2 half hours for the SAQ questions. Marine City Medical College Hospital is a 250 bed, state-of-the-art hospital located in Chandra Nagar Bazar. Eastside of Nasirabad, Bayazid Bostami, Chittagong. It offers comprehensive healthcare services. Equipped with the most advanced medical technology, and staffed. A team of highly skilled healthcare professionals, MCMCH commits to providing high-quality care in a friendly hospital environment.