The supplementary examination in Latin has to be taken before the completion of the first study phase (2 semesters).
The supplementary examination in Latin is not necessary, if the applicant has successfully taken Latin at a secondary school to the extent of 10 semester hours.
Medical Terminology Course
|Course Type||Lecture preparing for the Latin examination as a free elective.|
|Extent||3 semester hours for two semesters|
|Start||Every winter semester|
|Registration||necessary. The precise course dates can be found under “Current Information“|
|Participants||maximum 550 students|
Supplementary Examination in Latin
according to § 4 Abs. 1 lit.a UBVO 1998 for students of the Medicine and Dentistry degree programmes
|Deadlines||legally required until the end of the first study phase, globally extended by decree until the end of the third semester. A further extension of the deadline possible upon request to the Curriculum Director (admission office, ticket Service A), before the end of the above-mentioned deadlines, in case of valid reasons or negative Latin examination results. In case of non-presentation of a positive result until the end of the 4th semester, registration for the instruction in small groups for the 5th semester possible(Application)|
|Registration||Via the Internet on MedCampus|
|Mode||written – the 3rd resits is written before an examination board and the 4th resits is oral before an examination board|
|Attempts||1+ 4 resits (resit 3 and 4 before an examination board). Only the attempts made at MedUni Vienna are counted|
|Scope||About 80 terms|
|Dates||see Current Information|
Examinations taken at other universities can only be recognised as supplementary examination in Latin, if it is the supplementary Examination in Latin of the corresponding university (acc. to § 4 Abs. 1 lit. a UBVO 1998). The determination of equivalence at other universities than MedUni Vienna is subject to the guidelines of the other university, but it absolutely requires a registration as an officially enrolled student at MedUni Vienna at the time of taking the examination.