Medical degrees are one of the most renowned and sought after degree in the world of education. It is designed It helps an individual to understand and apply the principles of clinical medicine simultaneously with the scientific basis of medicine.
Medical Degrees include basic sciences relevant to medicine such as Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Physics, Pharmacology, Pathology and Microbiology.
However its not easy to do a degree in medicine. It requires a lot of hard work and patience as it takes a long time. Students spend grueling hours day and night studying and understanding the theoretical aspects of medicine. It is important to gain proper knowledge as many lives are at stake with the doctor. Every patient who gets treated through his doctor completely relies on him. Incomplete knowledge of any subject is dangerous especially medicine. One small mistake can take a life or one-minute detail may save a life. One has to really be dedicated and has to possess zeal to get into this profession. He has to have passion for this and then will be successful in it. A doctor is perceived as a second god by the patient and has to live up to their perception and expectation by doing and giving their best.
The teaching of medicine degrees takes place on campus as well as with hospitals and communities in advanced years. While teaching on campus may be lecture taught, there is a practical aspect when off campus with usually direct patient related teaching in hospitals.
However after completing the long years of studies (some universities 5 years ) one does not immediately become a doctor. In order to successfully complete his course he has to do a medical apprenticeship or internship in a hospital or under various experienced doctors. This helps in molding them to the practical aspects or adds up to their theoretical knowledge and previous patient related teaching.
It gives the students exposure to different kinds of diseases and problems that various patients face. It gives them a detailed understanding of how they are treated and cured. After one successfully completes his studies followed by several years of internship, one can successfully practice as a doctor. He can either specialize in general practice or various other areas of specializations.