Office of the Registrar
Faculty of Medicine (2017/2018)
11.2 Phase 2 - Disease Prevention and Disruptions of Health


The Patient: Acute or Episodic Health Problems

has students build on their knowledge of the normal structure and function of the body and analyze disruptions in health by exploring the pathophysiology of illnesses, their risk factors and risk prevention strategies.

CH: 21


Clinical Skills II

has students develop clinical reasoning skills used in patient-centered care using focused interviewing, examination, and communication skills.

AR: attendance is required


Physician Competencies II

has students apply concepts that encompass the non-medical expert physician roles of scholar, communicator, collaborator, advocate, manager and professional in the context of the patient’s change in health status management and prevention.


Community Engagement II

places students in physicians’ practices for two weeks to further experience interactions among patients, their family physician and the health care system when presenting with a change in health status.

AR: attendance is required

AR = Attendance requirement; CH = Credit hours are 3 unless otherwise noted; CO = Co-requisite(s); CR = Credit can be retained for only one course from the set(s) consisting of the course being described and the course(s) listed; LC = Lecture hours per week are 3 unless otherwise noted; LH = Laboratory hours per week; OR = Other requirements of the course such as tutorials, practical sessions, or seminars; PR = Prerequisite(s); UL = Usage limitation(s).