080713A Internal Medicine II, (Additional Studies of Internal Medicine), 3-9 ECTS cr
||Internal Medicine II, (Additional Studies of Internal Medicine)
|Scope||3-9 ECTS cr
|Type|| Intermediate Studies
||Grading||1 - 5, pass, fail
||3 ECTS |
|Language of instruction
||Year 6, Semester 11 |
||This course gives the student advanced knowledge in internal
medicine and skills of critical thinking. The student is able to
treat the patients appropriate way in health care system. The
student understands the significance of different levels of health
||Essential issues of internal medicine and geriatrics. |
|Learning activities and teaching methods
1. Lectures 9 h.
2. Seminars 6 h. Attendance is compulsory.
1. Small group classes 2 h. Attendance is compulsory.
2. Seminars 16 h. Attendance is compulsory.
|Recommended optional programme components
||Student must have completed the course of Internal Medicine I. |
|Recommended or required reading
||Tilvis, R, Hervonen A, Jäntti P, Lehtonen A, Sulkava A:
Geriatria (2001), Kustannus Oy Duodecim |
|Assessment methods and criteria
||Attendance at compulsory teaching. Final exam of internal medicine. |
||Exam consists of eight short essays. Six points is maximum / essay.
Exam is failed if the total points are less than 20 or if one of
the essays is worth of 0 points.
The final grade of internal medicine consists of the final exam
and the exams of endocrinology and metabolic diseases, cardiology
and ECG, kidney diseases, haematology, rheumatology and
Proportion of final exam is 50% and proportion of smaller exams is
50% in the final grade of internal medicine.
Total points of exams and the grading scale:
51.7 -60.0 → 5, 43.4 - 51.6 → 4, 35.1 - 43.3 → 3,
26.8 - 35.0 → 2,
18.5 - 26.7 → 1.
||Professor Antero Kesäniemi (email@example.com)
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