Curriculum: Timing/Sequence

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DIDACTIC PHASE – YEAR ONE
Course Number Course Description Number of Units

(Semester Hours)

SUMMER – TERM I    
PA-501 Human Anatomy & Physiology-I 4.0
PA-503 Clinical Ethics 2.0
PA-504 Research-I 1.0
PA-512 PA Professional Issues-I 1.0
PA-516 Clinical Laboratory Science 2.0
PA-520 Principles of Physical Diagnosis-I 3.0
PA-538 Medical Microbiology 2.0
15.0  Total
FALL BREAK
FALL – TERM II  
PA-502 Human Anatomy & Physiology-II 4.0
PA-505 Research-II 1.0
PA-510 Pathophysiology of Disease-I 2.0
PA-521 Principles of Physical Diagnosis-II 3.0
PA-526 Clinical Pharmacology-I 2.0
PA-528 Clinical Medicine-I 3.0
15.0  Total
WINTER BREAK
WINTER TERM –  III  
PA-511 Pathophysiology of Disease-II 2.0
PA-519 Health Promotion & Disease Prevention 2.0
PA-522 Principles of Physical Diagnosis-III 3.0
PA-527 Clinical Pharmacology-II 2.0
PA-529 Clinical Medicine-II 4.0
PA-536 Clinical Skills-I 2.0
15.0 Total
SPRING BREAK
SPRING – TERM IV
PA-518 Behavioral Medicine 2.0
PA-530 Clinical Medicine-III 4.0
PA-531 Clinical Medicine-IV 3.0
PA-532 Clinical Genetics 1.0
PA-535 Women’s Health 2.0
PA-537 Clinical Skills-II 2.0
 

 

14.0  Total
59.0  Total Hours Didactic Year
SUMMER BREAK
CLINICAL CLERKSHIP – YEAR TWO
TIME FRAME: CLERKSHIP NUMBER OF WEEKS
12 Month Rotation –

Starting in June and ending the following June.

Clinical Clerkship – 1 5.0
Clinical Clerkship – 2 5.0
Clinical Clerkship – 3 5.0
Clinical Clerkship – 4 5.0
Clinical Clerkship – 5 5.0
 

 

 

 

              CHRISTMAS BREAK
Clinical Clerkship – 6 5.0
Clinical Clerkship – 7 5.0
Clinical Clerkship – 8 5.0
Clinical Clerkship – 9 5.0
SUMMER BREAK/AAPA CONFERENCE
Students back on campus for Board Preparation/Make-up Exams/Check-out/Graduation
DESIGNATED CLINICAL CLERKSHIPS
COURSE NUMBER COURSE DESCRIPTION NUMBER OF UNITS
PA-570 Family Medicine 5.0
PA-571 Internal Medicine 5.0
PA-572 Emergency Medicine 5.0
PA-573 Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine 5.0
PA-574 Women’s Health 5.0
PA-575 General Surgery 5.0
PA-576 Behavioral Medicine/Psych 5.0
PA-549 PA Professional Issues-II 1.0
PA-577 Elective-I 5.0
PA-578 Elective-II 5.0
46 Total Hours

Clinical Year

105.0 Total Program Hours