Course Outline

Course Outline

  • Phase I: Pre-Professional

    First Year

     

    1st Semester 2nd Semester
    Course Title Credit Hours Course Title Credit Hours
    ENGL 101 English Communications skills and writing I   5 ENGL 111 English Communications skills  II  2
    ENGL 102 English Language Structures and Drills I 4 ENGL 112 English Language Structures and Drills II 2
    ENGL 103 English Academic Reading & Vocabulary I 5 ENGL 113 English Academic Reading & Vocabulary II 4
    ARBC 101 Arabic Language Skills I 2 ARBC 111 Arabic Language Skills II 4
    ISLM 101  Islamic Culture  BIOL 101 Biology for Health Sciences 2
    CHEM 101 Chemistry for Health Sciences 2
    PHYS 101 Physics for Health Sciences 2
    Total 18 Total 18

     

    Second Year

     

    1st Semester 2nd Semester
    Course Title Credit Hours Course Title Credit Hours
    ENGL 201 Medical Terminology 2 PMSC 211 Anatomy & Physiology 4
    ENGL 211 Advance English Grammar 2 PMSC 212 Principles of Diseaces 4
    ENGL 212 English Academic Reading & Vocabulary I 5 PMSC 213 Basic Pharmacology 3
    BIOC 211 Biochemistry 4 ETHC 201 Medical Ethics and Patients Safety 2
    BIOS 201 Biostatistics & Introduction to EBM 2 EDUC 201 Health Professions Education 3
    BHSC 201 Behavioral Sciences 2 EMMS 201 Introduction to Emergency Medical Services     2    
    COMP 201 Computer Science & Medical Informatics 3
    ELEC 201 Elective Course 1
    Total  18 Total  18

     

  • Phase II: Professional courses

    Third Year

     

    1st Semester 2nd Semester
    Course Title Credit Hours Course Title Credit Hours
    EMMS 311 Paramedic Practice I and Communication for EMT 6 EMMS 314 Pathophysiology of the Cardiovascular System 6
    EMMS 312 Paramedic Practice II 5 EMMS 315 Pathophysiology of the Respiratory System 6
    EMMS 313 Paramedic Practice III 5 EMMS 316 Applied  Pharmacology 4
    EMMS 317 Practical Field I 2
    CAMS 411 Research Methodology I 2
    Total 16 Total 20

    Fourth Year

     

    1st Semester 2nd Semester
    Course Title Credit Hours Course Title Credit Hours
    EMMS 411 Pathophysiology of the Nervous System 5 EMMS 415 Hospital Rotation 7
    EMMS 412 Mental Health & Mental Illness 3 EMMS 416 Professional Studies System 2
    EMMS 413 Pathophysiology of the Body Systems 5 EMMS 417 Applied Paramedic Practice 7
    EMMS 414 Practical Field II 4
    CAMS 412 Research Methodology II 2
    Total 19 Total 16

    Internship Year:

        After completing the required didactic and practical courses, there is a mandatory one-year internship, during which the students will complete directed health program to support, develop, or enhance his role as a public safety and health care provider. A scholarly, written presentation will be completed to synthesize, analyze, and develop solutions to a pre-hospital health care issue or problem. The site of the internship will be within KAMC and other hospitals. Ambulatory experience and ride along are maintained with Saudi Red Crescent Authority.