Programme Description

Programme Description

University of Malta

International School for Foundation Studies

Certificate in Foundation Studies in Health Sciences (Podiatry)
(Cert. FS(Melit.))

(for courses commencing October 2021)


Year (This/these unit/s start/s in Semester 1 and continue/s in Semester 2)

Compulsory Units

FST0415 Physics for Allied Health Sciences 2 ECTS
IFS0512 Medical and Academic English Reading 5 ECTS
IFS0514 Medical and Academic English Listening 5 ECTS
IFS0516 Medical and Academic English Writing 5 ECTS
IFS0517 Grammar and Medical Terminology 5 ECTS
FST0511 Research and Reasoning 2 ECTS
FST0550 Introduction to Psychology 4 ECTS
FST0608 Introduction to Anatomy, Cell Biology and Genetics 8 ECTS
MAL0015 Medical Maltese 8 ECTS

Semester 1

Compulsory Units

FST0606 Human Biology 1 6 ECTS
IFS0703 Introduction to Clinical Biochemistry 1 6 ECTS

Semester 2

Compulsory Units

FST0607 Human Biology 2 6 ECTS

Last Updated: 6 April 2021
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