REGULATIONS FOR THE MASTER OF SURGERY IN ORTHOPAEDICS (MSurgOrtho)
1. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
An applicant shall be admitted to the Master of Surgery in Orthopaedics if that applicant has successfully completed:
a) A Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery or equivalent from FSM, UPNG of NUS or equivalent,
b) Has successfully completed at least 2 years of internship programme with at least one year in orthopaedics.
2. MODE OF STUDY
Full time and part time basis.
A minimum period of four years.
4. PROGRAMME STRUCTURE
Unless credit is granted under the Regulations on Recognition of Prior Learning, this programme consists of twelve courses. The courses are: HMS 700, HMS 701, HMS702, HMS703, HMS704, HMS 705, HMS706, HMS707, HMS 708, HMS 709, HMS 710, HMS711
5. PROGRAMME LOAD
First year – four courses
Second year – four courses
Third year – four courses
An underload or overload has to be approved and signed for on the enrolment form, by the Head of the School of Medicine or a designated staff member.
6. PROGRAMME REQUIREMENTS
To be awarded the Master of Medicine in Intensive Care a student must pass the fourteen courses as prescribed in (4) above.
7. These Regulations are effective from 1 January, 2017.