2023-2024 / MSTG1001-1

Observational internships in medicine, including practical work in semiology and simulation (T7)


20h Internship

Number of credits

 Master in medicine (180 ECTS)1 crédit 


Philippe Coucke, Philippe Delvenne, Arnaud De Roover, Alexandre Ghuysen, Roland Hustinx, Jean-François Kaux, Bernard Lambermont, Edouard Louis, Paul Meunier, Thierry Thirion

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the first semester, review in January


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

See learning outcomes below.

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

The observation clerkship I to IV are the first step of medical practice with hospitalized patient.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

Co and pre-requisites are detailed in the general Master Medical formation (global course program).

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

The observation clerkship complete diagnostic learning throughout a patient-centered approach.
According to the clinical service, different activities could be organized:

  • Seminars and clinical case analyze
  • The analyze of patient's records
  • Medical consultation
  • Patient visit into the hospital service

Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)

Face-to-face teaching.

Recommended or required readings

The Clerkship complete the theoretical teaching and the PBL seminars whose whose slides and course notes are made available to students on MyULg and / or on eCampus websites

See evaluation methods and deliberation modalities available on the website of the Faculty of Medicine: www.facmed.ulg.ac.be/examens

Work placement(s)


Organisational remarks and main changes to the course

Four half-day for a student according to the personal timetable provided by email.


Contact details of clinical services are available at the following website: http://www.chu.ulg.ac.be/jcms/c_61986/annuaire-des-medecins/ et https://www.ulg.ac.be/cms/c_6099593/fr/repertoire-personnel

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