Orientation 120

Module code GNK 120
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Health Sciences
Module content

Introduction to the Study of Medicine/Dentistry.
Introduction to the Faculty of Health Sciences and students’ interaction with the faculty  description of the curriculum and the demands made on students at different stages. Introduction to the principles contained within the “golden threads”. Introduction to the cultural differences and taboos important to the health care worker. First stages of learning a new language – Setswana and Afrikaans.

Module credits 5.00
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 17 lectures per week, 4 discussion classes per week, 4 seminars per week, 5 practicals per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Health Sciences Deans Office
Period of presentation Semester 2

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