The University of Benin (UNIBEN) in Nigeria offers a range of medical courses for students interested in pursuing careers in healthcare. Here is a list of the medical courses available at UNIBEN:
1. Medicine and Surgery:
This is a six-year program that combines theoretical and practical aspects of medicine, including basic medical sciences, clinical skills, pharmacology, pathology, and surgery.
UNIBEN offers a five-year course in Dentistry, training students to become dental professionals capable of diagnosing and treating dental conditions such as oral diseases, dental trauma, and malocclusions.
3. Nursing Science:
This four-year program prepares students for a nursing career, covering theoretical and practical aspects of nursing, including anatomy and physiology, nursing ethics, and community health nursing.
4. Medical Laboratory Science:
UNIBEN offers a four-year program in Medical Laboratory Science, training students to become medical laboratory scientists.
This five-year course teaches students non-invasive techniques to prevent, diagnose, and treat physical conditions. Topics covered include anatomy, physiology, kinesiology, and biomechanics.
6. Medical Imaging and Radiography:
This four-year program trains students to become radiographers, covering subjects like radiation physics, anatomy, radiography, and medical ethics.
UNIBEN offers a four-year course in Anatomy, which focuses on the structure of the human body, including topics such as embryology, histology, and neuroanatomy.
This four-year program teaches students about the functions of the human body, including neurophysiology, cardiovascular physiology, and endocrine physiology.
9. Medical Biochemistry:
UNIBEN offers a four-year course in Medical Biochemistry, which focuses on the chemical processes occurring in the human body, covering topics such as metabolism, enzymes, and hormones.
These programs provide graduates with the necessary skills and knowledge to work in various healthcare settings or pursue further studies in related fields.
Originally posted 2023-07-14 14:13:49.