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  • Tuition Fee:
  • Local: $ 9.17k / Year
  • Foreign: $ 9.17k / Year
  • Languages of instruction:
  • English
  • Deadline:
  • 1 8월 2016

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    Curriculum

    During the first 3 years, the subjects of general university education, liberals arts and fundamental and preclinical medicine are studied, which provide the students with knowledge on the structure and functions of healthy humans and ill persons bodies, needed for further studies. During the second part of the studies, students gain knowledge on the causes of diseases, their mechanisms, disease symptoms, diagnostic methods and general treatment principles.

    The required practical skills are acquired when students complete the core clinical internship rotations during the sixth year.

    Teaching method

    Problem-based learning (PBL) is a method practiced by the Faculty of Medicine. PBL courses prompt students to analyse and solve problems, research, discuss and present hypothetical theories, solutions or recommendations in groups.

    Evaluation of performance

    Examinations are taken upon completion of each subject. The studies are completed by summative final theoretical and practical (at the bedside) examinations.

    Competences you gain

    Graduates in medicine will have the ability to:

    · 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;

    · prescribe drugs;

    · 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;

    · apply scientific principles, methods and knowledge to medical practice and research;

    · promote health, engage with population health issues and work effectively in a health care system

    After graduation

    After successful completion of the programme and obtaining the diploma, students they can work in various biomedical areas of general practice. Graduates may also consider undertaking further residency studies, leading to a qualification of a specialist physician, or study for a PhD.

    During the first 3 years, the subjects of general university education, liberals arts and fundamental and preclinical medicine are studied, which provide the students with knowledge on the structure and functions of healthy humans and ill persons bodies, needed for further studies. During the second part of the studies, students gain knowledge on the causes of diseases, their mechanisms, disease symptoms, diagnostic methods and general treatment principles.

    The required practical skills are acquired when students complete the core clinical internship rotations during the sixth year.


    USA requirements for international students

    Each university in the Unites States of America sets its own admission standards so there isn't the same criteria for all the students and the university can decide which applicants meet those standards. The fee for each application is between $35 to $100. 

    After the selections of the universities you want to attend, the best of all would be to contact each university for an application form and more admission information for the international students. Moreover, for a graduate or postgraduate program it's necessary to verify the admission requirements. Some programs require that you send your application directly to their department. 

    Admissions decisions are based on students's academic record and different test scores, such as TOEFL, the SAT or ACT (for undergraduate programs) and GRE or GMAT (for graduate programs). Admission decision is based on your academic results and motivation.


    program_requirements

    International students could be admitted into the English programme of the Lithuanian University of Health Sciences if they provide the legalized high school or college certificate and transcript (officially translated into English) and meet the Entrance Exam requirements. Good grades in biology, chemistry and physics will give preference.Good knowledge of English language is obligatory. English Language Requirements IELTS band: 5.5 CAE score: (read more) Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) is part of the Cambridge English suite and is targeted at a high level (IETLS 6.5-8.0). It is an international English language exam set at the right level for academic and professional success. Developed by Cambridge English Language Assessment - part of the University of Cambridge - it helps you stand out from the crowd as a high achiever. 60 (Grade C) TOEFL iBT® test: 60
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    • International students: $ 40.1k / Year
    • Ranking:
    • 1045 StudyQA
    • Duration:
    • 5 years
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