The University of Jos (Unijos) in Nigeria offers a variety of medical courses for students interested in pursuing a career in the healthcare field. Here is a list of some of the medical courses offered at Unijos:
1. Medicine and Surgery:
A six-year program that combines theory and practical training in various medical fields such as anatomy, physiology, pharmacology, surgery, and pediatrics.
2. Nursing Science:
A five-year program that prepares students to become professional nurses through theoretical and practical training in medical-surgical nursing, maternal and child health nursing, community health nursing, and psychiatric nursing.
3. Medical Laboratory Science:
A four-year program that trains students to work in medical laboratories as medical laboratory scientists, covering areas like hematology, microbiology, chemical pathology, histopathology, and immunology.
A four-year program that educates students in the use of X-rays, ultrasound, and other imaging technologies for diagnosing and treating diseases.
A six-year program that provides theoretical and practical training in oral anatomy, oral physiology, dental materials, dental radiology, and oral pathology, preparing students to become dentists.
6. Medical Rehabilitation:
A five-year program that prepares students to become physiotherapists, occupational therapists, or speech therapists, with training in areas such as musculoskeletal, neurology, cardiopulmonary, and pediatrics.
A four-year program focused on studying the structure of the human body, including gross anatomy, histology, embryology, and neuroanatomy.
A four-year program focused on the functions of the human body, covering areas like cardiovascular physiology, respiratory physiology, renal physiology, and endocrine physiology.
A four-year program that delves into the study of drugs and their effects on the human body, including pharmacodynamics, pharmacokinetics, toxicology, and clinical pharmacology.
10. Public Health:
A four-year program centered around disease prevention and control in populations, including epidemiology, biostatistics, health promotion, and environmental health.
These courses provide students with a strong foundation in their chosen medical field and open up various career opportunities in healthcare.
Originally posted 2023-07-14 14:16:42.