Prospective Student Curriculum DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY PROGRAM IN MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGY (INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Curriculum

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY PROGRAM IN MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGY (INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Level Doctoral
Faculty / Institute FACULTY OF MEDICINE SIRIRAJ HOSPITAL
Website http://www.si.mahidol.ac.th

Degree Designation

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY(MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGY)

Additional advantages of the programme

The program has emphasized on physiological researches which can be applied to medical sciences.

Admission Requirements

								   
											
							 1. Plan 1 : Dissertation Only

A candidate must:


1.Have got a Master's degree in Physiology, Medical Physiology, Health Science or related fields from the institute approved by the Office of Higher Education Commission of Kingdom of Thailand.


2.Have got a cumulative GPA of (1) at least 3.50 or equivalent in transcript at the time of graduation or final year.


3. Have at least one publication of research article in the international peer-reviewed journal or other media with public dissemination or accepted for publication at international level in which the application is first author or corresponding author.


4.Have English proficiency score taken within 2 years up to the application date for MU with a minimum English score which initially allow candidate to admission to MU according to requirement of Faculty of Graduate Studies.


5. Exemption from which the above conditions may be granted by the Program Committee and the Dean of Faculty of Graduate Studies.




2. Plan 2: Coursework and Dissertation

 
    Plan 2.1: For applicants with Masters Degree

A candidate must:


1.Have got a Master's degree in Physiology, Medical Physiology, Health Science or related fields from the institute approved by the Office of Higher Education Commission of Kingdom of Thailand.


2.Have got a cumulative GPA of (1) at least 3.50 or equivalent in transcript at the time of graduation or final year.


3.Have English proficiency score taken within 2 years up to the application date for MU with a minimum English score which initially allow candidate to admission to MU according to requirement of Faculty of Graduate Studies.


4. Exemption from which the above conditions may be granted by the Programme Committee and the Dean of Faculty of Graduate Studies.							 							 							 
							 
							 

Curriculum Structure

Plan 1
For students with Masters Degree
Dissertation 48            Credits
Required Courses No Credit
Total not less than 48            Credits
Plan 2
For students with Masters Degree Program in Physiology, Program in Medical Physiology
Required Courses 6            Credits
Elective Courses not less than 6            Credits
Dissertation 36            Credits
Total not less than 48            Credits
For students with Masters Degree Other
Required Courses 14            Credits
Elective Courses not less than 4            Credits
Dissertation 36            Credits
Total not less than 54            Credits
Plan 2
For students with Bachelors Degree
Required Courses 17            Credits
Elective Courses not less than 7            Credits
Dissertation 48            Credits
Total not less than 72            Credits

Job Option after Graduation


- Instructor
- Researcher
- Research Project Manager

Course Requirements

Plan 1

Required Courses Credit
   For students with Master's degree
SIPS601 : SEMINAR IN MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGY I 1
SIPS602 : SEMINAR IN MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGY II 1
SIPS609 : ADVANCED SKILLS IN MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGICAL RESEARCH 2
Dissertation Credit
SIPS898 : DISSERTATION 48

Plan 2

Required Courses Credit
   For students with Bachelor's degree
SCID500 : CELL AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY 3
SIID501 : MOLECULAR AND CELLULAR BASIS OF BIOMEDICINE 3
SIPS509 : MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGY I 3
SIPS510 : MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGY II 3
SIPS522 : PRINCIPLES OF PHYSIOLOGICAL EXPERIMENTATION 2
SIPS601 : SEMINAR IN MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGY I 1
SIPS602 : SEMINAR IN MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGY II 1
SIPS608 : CONTEMPORARY MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGY 2
SIPS609 : ADVANCED SKILLS IN MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGICAL RESEARCH 2
   FOR STUDENTS WITH MASTER'S DEGREE IN OTHER FIELDS
SIPS509 : MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGY I 3
SIPS510 : MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGY II 3
SIPS522 : PRINCIPLES OF PHYSIOLOGICAL EXPERIMENTATION 2
SIPS601 : SEMINAR IN MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGY I 1
SIPS602 : SEMINAR IN MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGY II 1
SIPS608 : CONTEMPORARY MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGY 2
SIPS609 : ADVANCED SKILLS IN MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGICAL RESEARCH 2
   
SIPS601 : SEMINAR IN MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGY I 1
SIPS602 : SEMINAR IN MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGY II 1
SIPS608 : CONTEMPORARY MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGY 2
SIPS609 : ADVANCED SKILLS IN MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGICAL RESEARCH 2
Elective Courses Credit
   For students with Bachelor's degree
SIPO507 : PHYSIOLOGY OF EXERCISE 3
SIPO508 : APPLIED EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY 3
SIBC603 : BIOCHEMISTRY OF DISEASES 2
SINE501 : BASIC MEDICAL NEUROSCIENCE 4
SIIM501 : IMMUNOLOGY 2
SIIM618 : MOLECULAR BIOLOGY TECHNIQUES 3
SIPS518 : CURRENT TOPICS IN MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGY AND BIOPHYSICS 2
SIPS519 : LEARNING STYLES AND BRAIN-BASED LEARNING 2
SIPS521 : PHYSIOLOGICAL BIOCHEMISTRY 2
SIPS527 : MOLECULAR BIOLOGICAL LABORATORY METHODS 2
SIPS552 : APPLIED HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY 2
SIPS603 : BEHAVIORAL NEUROSCIENCE 2
SIPS604 : ION CHANNEL PHYSIOLOGY 2
SIPS606 : ADVANCED RESPIRATORY PHYSIOLOGY 2
SIPS607 : CELLULAR PATHOPHYSIOLOGY 2
   FOR STUDENTS WITH MASTER'S DEGREE IN OTHER FIELDS
SCID500 : CELL AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY 3
SIPO507 : PHYSIOLOGY OF EXERCISE 3
SIPO508 : APPLIED EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY 3
SIID501 : MOLECULAR AND CELLULAR BASIS OF BIOMEDICINE 3
SIBC603 : BIOCHEMISTRY OF DISEASES 2
SINE501 : BASIC MEDICAL NEUROSCIENCE 4
SIIM501 : IMMUNOLOGY 2
SIIM618 : MOLECULAR BIOLOGY TECHNIQUES 3
SIPS518 : CURRENT TOPICS IN MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGY AND BIOPHYSICS 2
SIPS519 : LEARNING STYLES AND BRAIN-BASED LEARNING 2
SIPS521 : PHYSIOLOGICAL BIOCHEMISTRY 2
SIPS527 : MOLECULAR BIOLOGICAL LABORATORY METHODS 2
SIPS552 : APPLIED HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY 2
SIPS603 : BEHAVIORAL NEUROSCIENCE 2
SIPS604 : ION CHANNEL PHYSIOLOGY 2
SIPS606 : ADVANCED RESPIRATORY PHYSIOLOGY 2
SIPS607 : CELLULAR PATHOPHYSIOLOGY 2
   
SIPO507 : PHYSIOLOGY OF EXERCISE 3
SIPO508 : APPLIED EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY 3
SIBC603 : BIOCHEMISTRY OF DISEASES 2
SINE501 : BASIC MEDICAL NEUROSCIENCE 4
SIIM501 : IMMUNOLOGY 2
SIIM618 : MOLECULAR BIOLOGY TECHNIQUES 3
SIPS518 : CURRENT TOPICS IN MEDICAL PHYSIOLOGY AND BIOPHYSICS 2
SIPS519 : LEARNING STYLES AND BRAIN-BASED LEARNING 2
SIPS521 : PHYSIOLOGICAL BIOCHEMISTRY 2
SIPS527 : MOLECULAR BIOLOGICAL LABORATORY METHODS 2
SIPS552 : APPLIED HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY 2
SIPS603 : BEHAVIORAL NEUROSCIENCE 2
SIPS604 : ION CHANNEL PHYSIOLOGY 2
SIPS606 : ADVANCED RESPIRATORY PHYSIOLOGY 2
SIPS607 : CELLULAR PATHOPHYSIOLOGY 2
Dissertation Credit
   For students with Bachelor's degree
SIPS799 : DISSERTATION 48
   FOR STUDENTS WITH MASTER'S DEGREE IN OTHER FIELDS
SIPS699 : DISSERTATION 36
   
SIPS699 : DISSERTATION 36