Faridpur Medical College

Department of Forensic Medicine

Department of anatomy deals with the application of medical knowledge to establish facts in civil or criminal legal cases.

Department of Anatomy

Brief Outlook

Goal:

The goal of teaching Forensic Medicine in the undergraduate medical course is to produce a physician who will  be well informed and alerts about his/her medico-legal responsibilities and is capable of being discharging medico-legal duties in medical practice.

Departmental Objectives:

At the end of the course in Forensic Medicine, the undergraduate student will be able to:

  • Examine and prepare reports or certificates in Medico-legal cases/situations in accordance with the law of
  • Perform medico-legal postmortem and interpret autopsy findings and results of other relevant investigations to logically conclude about the cause, manner and time since
  • Practice & apply medical ethics, etiquette, duties, rights, medical negligence and legal responsibilities of the physician toward patient, profession, society, state and humanity at
  • Identify & apply relevant legal/ court procedures applicable to the medico-legal/ medical
  • Collect preserve and dispatch specimens in medico-legal/ postmortem cases and other concerned materials to the appropriate Government agencies for necessary examination.
  • Diagnose, apply principles of therapy & understand medico-legal implications of common
  • Apply general principles of analytical, environmental, occupational and preventive aspects of

List of Competencies to Acquire:

  1. Practice Forensic Medicine according to the expectation of the community and maintaining the dignity & honour of the medical
  2. Perform ethical
  3. Capable to give deposition in the court of law as a medical
  4. Collect, preserve & despatch the medico-legally important
  5. Keep the proper
  6. Proper examination of physical assault
  7. Perform medico-legal examination including autopsy and interpret the
  8. Prepare certificates and reports according to the law of the
  9. Write discharge certificate and death certificate properly and authentically as per ICD
  10. Supervise and guide the member of a medical team regarding the ethical and legal consequence related to medical
  11. Handling dead body ethically & morally
  12. Write injury and medical certificate correctly

Finally, on the basis of above context, those who are concern with Forensic Medicine should initiate the thinking to redesign the curriculum where appropriate and give emphasis on those aspects in teaching learning and assessment of the students in under graduate medical education in Forensic Medicine.

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The Teachers

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Lecturers

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The Course Details

Distribution of Teaching - Learning Hours:

Lecture

Tutorial

Practical

Other classes (Integrated Teaching / Assignment)

Total teaching hours

Formative Exam

Summative exam

 

 

 

Preparatory leave

Exam time

Preparatory

leave

Exam time

80 hrs

55 hrs

55 hrs

05 hrs

195 hrs

15 days

15 days

15 days

20 days

(Time for exam. preparatory leave and formative & summative assessment is common for all subjects of the phase )

Teaching - Learning Methods, Teaching Aids and Evaluation:

Teaching Methods

Teaching aids

In course evaluation

Large

group

Small group

Self

learning

Others

 

 

 

Video & slide

Multimedia.

·   Item Examination

·    Card final

·   Term Examination

·    Term         final

(written,     oral+ practical)

Lecture

Tutorial

Assignment,

presentation.

Camera (Still & Video)

Integrated

Practical

self

Community

Overhead Projector (OHP).

teaching

Demonstration

assessment

Oriented

Slide Projector (SP). Black

 

 

& self study.

teaching and

board.

 

 

 

learning.

 

2nd Professional Examination:

Marks distribution of Assessment of Forensic Medicine:

Total marks – 300

  • Written =100 (MCQ-20, SAQ-70+ formative assessment marks 10)
  • Structured oral examination= 100
  • Practical=50, OSPE=40 & Others (PM report, Injury certificate & Practical khata)=10

Assessment in Forensic Medicine:

Components

Marks

Total Marks

Formative assessment

10

10

WRITTEN EXAMINATION

 

 

MCQ

20

 

SAQ

70

90

Practical Examination

 

100

ORAL EXAMINATION (Structured).

 

100

Grand Total

300

 

  • There will be separate Answer Script for
  • Pass marks 60 % in each of theoretical, oral and

Prerequisite for 2nd Professional Examination:

  1. A Student must pass all term exam before appearing 2nd professional
  2. Class attendance must be 75 %
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