Office of the Registrar
Faculty of Medicine (2019/2020)
11.3 Phase 3 - Diagnosis and Investigation of Illness and Disease


The Patient: Chronic Conditions

has students apply knowledge of reversible or modifiable health problems to chronic conditions for diagnosis and management of the patient.

CH: 36


Clinical Skills III

has students advance their assessment skills of patients who have chronic health issues. They will develop verbal and written communication skills required for patient-centered care.

AR: attendance is required


Physician Competencies III

continues to develop student competencies in the non-medical expert physician roles introduced in previous special project courses.


Phase 4 Preparation

introduces students to skills required to succeed in their clinical experiences to achieve a level of competency for Phase 4.

AR: attendance is required


Community Engagement III

allows students to further explore the interactions between patients and the health care system.

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).