The Faculty of Medicine offers Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programmes in human medicine and dentistry. Graduates are doctors of medicine and dentists respectively. In the Bachelor’s programme, students learn the basics of medical knowledge with close integration of preclinical and clinical subjects. The programme is characterised by early patient contact, the teaching of extensive diagnostic knowledge and the learning of medical interviewing in close cooperation with the Faculty of Psychotherapy Science at the SFU.
The Master’s degree programmes are characterised by the deepening of medical knowledge to the point of therapy, by research especially in the context of the Master’s theses and by a clinical-practical year in hospitals or in the University Clinic for Dentistry of the SFU.