Medicine - Course - Neurosciences

  • Course Code: NESC303
  • Credits: 8
  • Hours Distribution: (8 Cr)
  • Course Type:  Major Core (MC)

Course Description

This module introduces students to fundamentals of the central nervous system, from normal structure and function to pathology of common diseases and their relation to clinical presentations and management. The students study also infections affecting the CNS and drugs acting on the CNS. Students are also introduced to clinical skills that assist them to develop the ability of focused history taking based on common diseases related to the CNS and clinical examination of the nervous system. Prerequisites: CARD 205, GITN 206.RENR 208, RESP 207.