Applicant through Direct entry into an Ordinary Diploma Course in Clinical Medicine (Clinical Officer) must have a minimum of ‘C’ credits in Biology and Chemistry, and a ‘D’ passes in Physics, English and Mathematics. A pass in English and Mathematics is compulsory.
Applicants for the Technician Certificate course in Clinical Medicine (Clinical Assistant) must have a minimum of ‘D’ pass in Physics, Chemistry, Biology, English and Mathematics. A pass in English and Mathematics is compulsory.
This programme has a total of 44 weeks of study that are spread over two semesters. Each semester has a total of 22 weeks, of which 20 are set for class study and practice, and 2 weeks are allocated for Semester examination. The program has 14 core modules with a total of 120 credits.
Methods of Study The programmeenhances a wide range of study methods and approaches. They include lecture discussion, small group discussion, case studies, role plays, tutorials, assignments, practical training including demonstration, laboratory/ward attachment and study tours