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CODE 58009
ACADEMIC YEAR 2023/2024
CREDITS
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR MED/02
LANGUAGE Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
  • GENOVA
SEMESTER 1° Semester
MODULES Questo insegnamento è un modulo di:
TEACHING MATERIALS AULAWEB

AIMS AND CONTENT

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

To start the training path of the future doctor with full exposure to all the intercultural and interdisciplinary dimension of the profession, through a survey of the evolution of medical thought and of the challenging great ethical issues of today’s world.

To identify medicine as space and perspective for human care, in a comprehensive view embracing the complexity of humans as subjects / objects of care, the interplay of health and disease, the wealth of care practices.

To promote awareness of the relevance of Medical Humanities in the development of the medical training curriculum.

The course includes numerous, supposedly separate topics in order to represent the richness and variety of medicine, with a view to highlight its manifold anthropological, cultural and ethical issues at play.

TEACHING METHODS

The course includes lectures, seminars, video projections and small group classroom activities.

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

Classroom work will include seminars involving contributions of scholars with a varied cultural background, in the fields of biology and human sciences. In particular, topics will touch on the epistemology of medicine, history of medical thought, anthropology of health, and ethics of care, organized in the following sessions:

THE CONCEPT OF HEALTH, DISEASE AND CARE OVER TIME

MIND AND BODY: A SINGLE ENTITY

CARE OF THE HUMAN PERSON

RETHINKING MEDICINE

LIFE END 

THE EVOLUTION OF MEDICINE

 CARE APPROACHES

In addition, practical information will be provided on the organization of the medical curriculum and on student’s access to the main utilities available online from the UNIGE site.

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Aulaweb platform

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Exam Board

GIANLUCA DAMONTE (President)

NICOLA GIOVANNI GIRTLER (President)

CARLO PESCE (President)

ANTONIO GUERCI

ROSAGEMMA CILIBERTI (President and Coordinator of Integrated Course)

LESSONS

LESSONS START

October 18, 2022

Class schedule

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EXAMS

Exam schedule

Data Ora Luogo Degree type Note
20/10/2023 13:00 GENOVA Compitino Aula di infolinguistica
20/11/2023 13:30 GENOVA Compitino
16/01/2024 14:00 GENOVA Scritto esame in Aula di infolinguistica Polo Alberti 16/01/2024 e 28/02/2024 appello in aula 3 Polo Alberti Per le altre date presentarsi direttamente in Aula di Infolingiostica
06/02/2024 09:00 GENOVA Scritto Aula Teledidattica Polo Saiwa
28/02/2024 14:00 GENOVA Scritto esame in Aula di infolinguistica Polo Alberti 16/01/2024 e 28/02/2024 appello in aula 3 Polo Alberti Per le altre date presentarsi direttamente in Aula di Infolingiostica
10/04/2024 14:00 GENOVA Scritto Aula di Infolingiuistica Polo Alberti
11/06/2024 14:00 GENOVA Scritto esame in Aula di infolinguistica Polo Alberti 16/01/2024 e 28/02/2024 appello in aula 3 Polo Alberti Per le altre date presentarsi direttamente in Aula di Infolingiostica
19/06/2024 14:30 GENOVA Scritto The exam takes place in Aula Infolinguistica Polo Alberti at 14:30. The students will be divided into groups to ensure the smooth progress of the exam. The groups will be communicated to the students two days before the exam.
10/07/2024 14:00 GENOVA Scritto esame in Aula di infolinguistica Polo Alberti 16/01/2024 e 28/02/2024 appello in aula 3 Polo Alberti Per le altre date presentarsi direttamente in Aula di Infolingiostica
24/07/2024 13:30 GENOVA Scritto The exam takes place in Aula Infolinguistica Polo Alberti at 13:30. The students will be divided into groups to ensure the smooth progress of the exam. The groups will be communicated to the students two days before the exam.
17/09/2024 14:00 GENOVA Scritto esame in Aula di infolinguistica Polo Alberti 16/01/2024 e 28/02/2024 appello in aula 3 Polo Alberti Per le altre date presentarsi direttamente in Aula di Infolingiostica
18/09/2024 14:00 GENOVA Scritto The exam takes place in Aula Infolinguistica Polo Alberti at 14.00. The students will be divided into groups to ensure the smooth progress of the exam. The groups will be communicated to the students two days before the exam.