Students of the first three courses of study are mainly humanitarian, socio-economic, natural science and medical-biological disciplines, and senior years – clinical and professional medical and preventive discipline, general hygiene, epidemiology, food hygiene, occupational health, hygiene of children and teens, communal hygiene, radiation and military hygiene, public health and health care.
The Academy has created all necessary conditions for the development of the students the necessary knowledge and skills. With great interest, students are introduced to practical outreach sessions
Occupational hygiene, communal hygiene, hygiene of children and adolescents, etc.., where they are directly acquainted with his future profession.
The main bases of perfection of knowledge and skills of students of faculty on professional disciplines are: Rospotrebnadzor RD; «Center for Hygiene and Epidemiology in FH” Front FGUZ “Center for Hygiene and Epidemiology in the RD, Makhachkala.”
In accordance with the new educational standards, approved by Order of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation on August 12, 2010 №847 (registered by Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation August 30, 2010 №18277) at 01. 09. 2011 there have been significant changes not only in the structure of of disciplines, but also in the designation of qualification diplomas. The term of study at the Faculty is still 6 years with a total labor input (in units of an Official) -360.
Compared with the 2000 plan focuses on the increase in the load on the medical and preventive disciplines. Number of hours in epidemiology and hygiene disciplines increased by almost 1.5-2 times.
In accordance with the requirement of time in the new curriculum introduced: clinical laboratory diagnostics, the legal bases of activity of expert framework for the protection of consumer rights, health economics, fundamentals of management. More than 30% increase in the time allotted for industrial practice.
At the same time, the number of hours in the clinical disciplines is reduced by 30%, and in some subjects in 2 times.
At the end of training on the preparation of the direction (specialty) 060105 Medical and preventive work, along with qualification (degree) “expert” is assigned to the special title of “doctor”.
According to the educational standard of the area of professional activity of specialists includes practical health care and medical science dealing with targeted development and application of technologies, tools, techniques and methods of medical practice aimed at ensuring sanitary and epidemiological welfare of the population, preservation and improvement of health through the provision of preventive, curative diagnostic, medical, social and other types of assistance as well as supervision in the field of consumer protection.
Graduates of the faculty can work hygienists, epidemiologists, parasitology, bacteriology, virology institutions Rospotrebnadzor, medical institutions, research institutions and sanitary epidemiological profiles and others.
The main object of the professional activities of specialists are public health and the human environment, as well as various areas of science and technology in health care.
on the areas of training (specialties) 060105 Medical and preventive work preparing for preventive, diagnostic, therapeutic, psycho-pedagogical, organizational, managerial, research professional activities, as well as health education.
Over the past five years, competition among students entering health-prophylactic faculty remains the highest. From year at the Faculty of increasing the number of students consciously choose their future profession in the year. An indicator of high growth in the labor market, medical-prophylactic profile professionals can confidently consider increasing the number of applicants to medical and prophylactic faculty extrabudgetary.
In the 2011/2012 academic year in all six courses of medical-prophylactic faculty trained 188 students, of which 133 – on budget and 55 – on a commercial basis.
Every year 5-7 students of the faculty for excellent study and active participation in public life of the academy becomes the name of the All-Russian and regional scholarship values. Faculty students – active members of various interdepartmental competitions, inter-university, national and international level.
5 students of medical-prophylactic faculty of our academy became winners of prestigious international Olympiad “Scholars of the world”, where the students of leading Russian higher educational institutions and foreign countries took part. In each edition from 10 to 20% of the graduates completed their studies with honors and with honors.
Students of the department take active participation in amateur performances, sports and other events of public life and the Academy of the Republic.
After graduation, a graduate of the Faculty prepared for:
- Organization and management bodies and institutions FGUZ “Hygiene and Epidemiology Center”;
- Activities concerning the sanitary and epidemiological welfare of the population;
- Development of methods of hygiene education and professional functions to promote a healthy lifestyle.
Today, medical-prophylactic faculty graduates work in various positions in the republics of the North Caucasus, Moscow, St. Petersburg and other regions of Russia.
Among the stringent requirements of the new educational standards attaches great importance not only to the preparation of a “specialist” – a professional in their field of expertise, but first and foremost, education of “citizen” brought up hygienic grafted with healthy living habits through life.
In the context of this requirement, students actively learn about the history and beauty of Dagestan, North Caucasus, studying the recreational features of climatic altitudinal belts Republic.
Since 2006, the dean of the medical – prophylactic faculty of graduate work for sanitary department of the Leningrad Sanitary-Hygienic Medical Institute, MD Magomed Magomedov Gitinomagomedovich.