MBBS 2nd Year Syllabus

MBBS 2nd Year Syllabus With Curriculum

MBBS 2nd Year Syllabus & curriculum is essential for all MBBS students and similarly for those who want to get admitted to the MBBS course. Before enrolling in this course, all the students must know this phase and its basic information.

With this in mind, I have added the MBBS phase II and all the information on the academic courses. As well as the academic, professional examination, & mark distribution.

MBBS 2nd Year Syllabus Details

MBBS phase two is a one-year course that comprises Pharmacology & Therapeutics, Forensic Medicine & Toxicology. For more, visit MBBS II.

Generic Topics on Medical Humanities to be taught in Phase-II

  1. Communication skill
  2. Doctor-patient relationship (DPR)
  3. Physicians’ / bedside manner, etiquette, and rapport building with patients

Integrated Teaching in phase II

  • Electrocution and lightening
  • Burn
  • Drowning
  • Death
  • Poisoning
  • Substance abuse
  • Pulmonary Tuberculosis
  • Malaria

Pharmacology & Therapeutics

Pharmacology & Therapeutics is the 4th subject in the MBBS course taught in the MBBS 2nd phase. Introduction to Pharmacology, Drug Compendia, Drug Administration, Drug Absorption, Bio-availability, Drug Metabolism, Clinical Pharmacokinetics, Quantitative aspects of drug action are the topic of this course. For more, visit Pharmacology.

Summary of the Pharmacology Academic Program

Here is the gist of information about the Pharmacology program. You will get lecture/revision, practical, tutorial, and integrated teaching-related details here.

Summary of the Pharmacology Academic Program

2nd Professional Examination Detail

Marks distribution of Assessment of Pharmacology & Therapeutics:
Total marks – 300
Formative assessment marks=10
• Written = 90
[MCQ=20 (Multiple True False-10 + SBA-10),
SAQ+SEQ = 70
Making a total of 100 marks
• Structured Oral Examination (SOE) = 100
• Practical: 100
OSPE =40 (08 procedure stations, each having 05 marks]
Traditional =60 (Prescription writing 10, Drug interaction 05 x 02 =10,
Tracing and plotting = 10, Integrated teaching and Case report = (5+15) = 20,
Practical notebook =10)

Pharmacology Course Organization

From here, all will know more about the Pharmacology course organization. Some of the courses are under Term 1, and some are in Term 2.

Term I
Course Hours
General Principles of Pharmacology 12 hrs
Autonomic Nervous System 10 hrs
Renal and Cardiovascular Pharmacology 08 hrs
Hemopoietic Pharmacology 07 hrs
Endocrine Pharmacology 07 hrs
Gastrointestinal Pharmacology 06 hrs
Prescription writing 05 hrs
Dosage Formulations & Drug delivery 05 hrs
Pharmacokinetic Study 04 hrs
Pharmacodynamic Study 04 hrs
Exercise on ADR reporting form fillup 04 hrs
Study of autonomic receptor function 06 hrs
Study of drugs on Skeletal N-M junction 02 hrs
Term II
Central nervous system 15 hrs
Autacoids and Dugs used in Inflammation 06 hrs
Chemotherapy 25 hrs
Clinical Pharmacology 04 hrs
Drug information Sources 05 hrs
Essential Drug List 05 hrs
Exercise on the selection of “P” drugs 04 hrs
Prescription Audit 06 hrs

Mark Distribution

It is very important to have an idea about the Mark distribution. Here is the detailed information about the Pharmacology mark distribution.

Components Marks Total Marks
Formative assessment 10 10
Practical Examination
Traditional Practical Examination
Practical Examination
Traditional Practical Examination
Oral Examination  (Structured)
2 Boards
50+50 100
Grand Total 300

➢There will be a separate Answer Script for MCQ
➢Pass marks 60 % in each theoretical, oral, and practical

Forensic Medicine & Toxicology

Forensic Medicine is the 5th subject of the MBBS course taught in the MBBS 2nd phase. This course mainly focused on ethical medical practice and maintaining a proper doctor-patient relationship. For more, keep reading the following information. For more, visit Forensic Medicine.

3rd Professional Examination

Marks distribution of Assessment of Forensic Medicine: Total marks – 300
• Written =100 (MCQ+ SEQ+ SAQ+ FA)
• MCQ-20 (50% SBA+50% MTF),
• SEQ(Structured Essay Question)-20,
• SAQ-50 (Short Answer Question) +
• FA(formative assessment) marks 10
• Structured Oral Examination= 100
• Practical=50, OSPE= 40 & Others (PM report, Injury certificate & Practical assignment)=10

Forensic Medicine Mark Distribution

Summative assessment of Pharmacology & Therapeutics assessment system and mark distribution is given here. This information will be helpful for all the Forensic Medicine- studied students.

Components Marks Total Marks
Formative assessment 10
Written Examination
MCQ (50% Single Best Answer+50% Multiple True-False)
SEQ (Structured Essay Question)-20
SAQ (Short Answer question)
Practical Examination 100
ORAL EXAMINATION (Structured Oral Examination). 100 100
Grand Total 300

Forensic Medicine Courses & Time Schedule

The forensic Medicine course has about 12 sections and a number of topics. For the topics, there are fixed lectures and tutorial hours. In the following table, you will get the overall information.

MBBS Curriculum 2nd Phase

Summary of the Forensic Medicine Academic Program

Forensic Medicine is a long and huge course. It is impossible to explain the detailed topic. But here is the summary of this course. Have a look here.

MBBS Curriculum 2nd Phase

That’s all about the MBBS 2nd year curriculum. From this site, you will get details on the MBBS curriculum.

About the Author: Sohanur

Shohanur is an editor for the University Admission BD website. He writes about the admission process of different universities in Bangladesh. He also writes about the various scholarships, results, question banks, suggestions, and financial aid available for students.

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