FACULTY OF MEDICINE

MASTER OF SCIENCE IN MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGY

KPT(JPS)/(R/720/7/0099) 04/20

PROGRAMME INTRODUCTION

AIMST University now offers a Master of Science in Medical Physiology. The programme is designed to enable graduates to acquire and demonstrate: Acceptable level of understanding of the structure and functioning of the human body, aptitude for research in a field related to the discipline of medical physiology, aptitude to teach physiology to undergraduate students in the professions and for pursuing evidence-informed physiology education, high standards of professional conducts and aptitude for continuous professional development.

PROGRAMME OUTLINE

Introduction to health professions
Medical physiology
General & cellural basis of medical
physiology
Physiology of nerve & muscle
Hematology & immunology

Gastrointestinal physiology
Endocrinology & reproduction
Cardiovascular physiology
Pulmonary physiology
Renal & acid- base physiology

Research methods
Bioststistics & ethics
Research project

Seminars on advanced topics
Journal clubs
Training in teaching & assessment

CAREER OPTIONS

There is an examination at the end of the Foundation Programme, 3 theory papers and a practical examination at the end of Year1, one written paper in Research Methods and Biostatistics in Year 2. Successful completing of a report of research projects and defence of this projects is also required for graduation.

Career openings include:

  • General Health Practice
  • Specialist Practice
  • University Teaching & Research
BROCHURES AND CALENDARS COURSES