Course Information
TitleΨΥΧΙΑΤΡΙΚΗ / Psychiatry
FacultyHealth Sciences
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CoordinatorIoannis Nimatoudis
Course ID200000346

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Medicine (2014-2019)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreCompulsory - Clinical Excerisize1264.6

Class Information
Academic Year2016 – 2017
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours35
Class ID
1. Α΄ ΨΥΧΙΑΤΡΙΚΗ ΚΛΙΝΙΚΗLoukas Athanasiadis, Panteleimon-Vasileios Bozikas, Konstantinos Fokas
2. Β΄ ΨΥΧΙΑΤΡΙΚΗ ΚΛΙΝΙΚΗGeorgios Garyfallos
3. Γ΄ ΨΥΧΙΑΤΡΙΚΗ ΚΛΙΝΙΚΗGrigorios Ampatzoglou, Ioannis Nimatoudis, Nikolaos Zilikis
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
  • General Knowledge
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
General Prerequisites
For the participation in the Psychiatry 6th year examinations, a successful examination in Psychiatry 8th Semester is required.
Learning Outcomes
Clinical training emphasizing in the detection, differential diagnosis and the final diagnosis of mental disorders, appropriate patient-doctor communication, understanding of therapeutic and prognostical issues and, finally, the significance of the prevention of mental disorders.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Design and manage projects
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Respect natural environment
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Personality development, mental state examination, anxiety disorders, somatoform disorders, adjustment disorders, affective disorders, schizophrenia, delusional and schizoaffective disorders, psychosomatics, organic mental disorders, substance addictions, alcoholism, personality disorders, eating disorders, psychoacoustics, psychiatric emergencies, social-community psychiatry, psychiatry of the child and adolescent, biological therapies, psychotherapies, psychometric evaluation of the mental patient.
Clinical Psychiatry, Psychopathology, Psychiatric treatments, Prevention
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Multimedia
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Literature review via internet. Communication by e-mail.
Course Organization
Clinical Practice903.5
Student Assessment
Supervision of the whole behavior of the student during the clinical training, participation of the psychiatry trainees in the daily students practice, oral examinations at the end of each course.
Student Assessment methods
  • Oral Exams (Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Κλινική Ψυχιατρική», Γ. Καπρίνης, Ι. Γκιουζέπας, Α. Ιακωβίδης, Δ. Κανδύλης, Κ. Φωκάς (επιμελητές έκδοσης), Εκδ. Παρισιάνου, 2009 “Clinical Psychiatry”, G. Kaprinis, I. Giouzepas, A. Iacovides, D. Kandylis, K. Fokas, Parisianos ed., 2009
Additional bibliography for study
Εγχειρίδιο Κλινικής Ψυχιατρικής, Kaplan & Sadock, Ιατρικές Εκδόσεις Λίτσας, Αθήνα, 2007 Textbook of Clinical Psychiatry, Kaplan & Sadock, Litsas Medical Publishing, Athens, 2007
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